Project management

In this class, we view BA as an outgrowth of the project management process. However, BA is a diverse field with many different professional organizations, gurus and processes. One fundamental area of difference is the basic process of BA. Our text uses the flow adopted by PMI:

Needs Assessment
Analysis Planning
Requirements Analysis
Solution Evaluation

Other potential process flows are seen in the following links: (2018). Business analysis process guide in 7 stages. Retrieved from
Prakash, T. (2018). Business analysis process flow. Retrieved from
The Business Analyst Job Description. (2018). Learn how to do business analysis in 6 processes. Retrieved from

Evaluate the possible processes above and others you may find. Describe any advantages or disadvantages, and generate a process flow that you would support for an industry in which you have experience. 
A complete analysis will include an evaluation of at least three formats and a process flow with sufficient justification approximately 3-4 pages.

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