Books and eBooks

Lean Requirements Definition and Business Analysis Techniques

Our richly illustrated books and eBooks offer many relevant examples that are understandable to anyone wearing the business analysis hat. They also contain links to additional online resources. Some of them even include access to online, interactive exercises and instant feedback. 

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Getting and Writing IT Requirements in a Lean and Agile World

Business Analysis Techniques for Discovering User Stories, Features, and Gherkin (Given-When-Then) Scenarios

Problem solvers are in demand in every organization, large and small, from a Mom and Pop shop to the federal government.

Increase your confidence and your value to organizations by improving your ability to analyze, extract, express, and discuss business needs in formats supported by Agile, Lean, and DevOps.

What you will learn:

This book presents concrete approaches that take you from day one of a change initiative to the ongoing acceptance testing in a continuous delivery environment.

The authors introduce novel and innovative ideas that augment tried-and-true techniques for:

  • discovering and capturing what your stakeholders need,
  • writing and refining the needs as the work progresses, and
  • developing scenarios to verify that the software does what it should.

Books Published by BA-EXPERTS

BOOK SET: Business Analysis Fundamentals – Simply Put!

Kick-start Your Business Analysis Career and get all 7 BA-EXPERTS books on Business Analysis. Written for aspiring Business Analysts, and anyone tasked with defining the business needs or requirements for a future IT solution. By grasping these core Business Analysis (BA) concepts and skills, you can contribute significantly to successful IT projects regardless what your job title is.

Business Analysis Defined

Learn What BA Is, When To Do It in Agile and Waterfall SDM, and What Techniques Are in Use

Getting and Writing IT Requirements in a Lean and Agile World

Business Analysis Techniques for Discovering User Stories, Features, and Gherkin (Given-When-Then) Scenarios

Requirements Elicitation Techniques – Simply Put!

Helping Stakeholders Discover and Define Requirements for IT Projects

Requirements Elicitation Interviews and Workshops – Simply Put!

Best Practices, Skills, and Attitudes for Requirements Gathering on IT Projects

How to Write Effective Requirements for IT – Simply Put!

Use Four Simple Rules to Improve the Quality of Your IT Requirements

Writing Effective User Stories

As a User, I Can Express a Business Need in User Story Format To Get the IT Solution I Need

Functional and Non-Functional Requirements – Simply Put!

Simple Requirements Decomposition / Drill-Down Techniques for Defining IT Application Behaviors and Qualities

Data Flow Diagrams – Simply Put!

Process Modeling Techniques for Requirements Elicitation and Workflow Analysis

FREE Trial 1000s of SAP Training Lessons

SAP Training for SAP S/4HANA, ECC, ABAP, SAP Simulations

Featured Online Course: Getting and Writing IT Requirements in a Lean and Agile World

Lean Business Analysis for Lean Requirements: Techniques for Discovering and Writing User Stories, Acceptance Tests, Scenarios and Examples

Lean Business Use Cases in an Agile World