Topic: Elicit and Collaborate Like a Pro! Top Tips from an Expert
Excellent elicitation and collaboration has been cited as one of the key success factors in optimizing and managing stakeholder relationships. As business analysts, stakeholders are our main source of information on a project, so it is critical to our success that we understand and navigate elicitation and collaboration effectively. The problem is, how do we do it? How do we overcome inherent problems such as zoomed-out, stressed out stakeholders who don’t participate? What are the different types of stakeholders and how do we deal with each of them? What are the best techniques for each stakeholder type? Join us to learn the top techniques for effective elicitation and collaboration from Pamela Paterson, MS, CBAP, an expert and international best-selling author in business analysis.
In this webinar you will learn how to:
- Prepare for and conduct effective elicitation with stakeholders
- Manage and optimize stakeholder engagement and communication
- Choose correct techniques for effective elicitation and collaboration
- Overcome the top issues in elicitation and collaboration
Agile Team Members
Project Business Analysts
Enterprise Business Analysts
Business Systems Analysts
Business and Solution Architects
Business Relationship Managers
Managers of Business Analysts
BACoE and PMO Directors
Business Analyst Manager
6:00 pm - 6:25 pm - Virtual Networking
6:25 pm - 6:30 pm - Chapter News
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm - Program
Presented by: Pamela Paterson, BJ, MS, CBAP, IT Business Analysis Consultant | Speaker | Author
Pamela Paterson, BJ, MS, CBAP, LSSGB, ICP-APO is an international best-selling author and a senior IT business analyst consultant, having worked with +50 organizations including Red Cross, KPMG, PwC, Hewlett-Packard, and the federal government. She is an award-winning speaker, has presented to thousands of business analysts at conferences and IIBA chapters in the U.S, Europe, Canada, and Asia, and has written six books, two of them international best-sellers: Creating Requirements for Software Projects: A Business Analyst’s Guide to Requirements Management and Get the Job. Previously, Pamela taught project management at a Toronto college, and has a stealth bio in communications, information design, engineering, and chemistry. She can be reached at www.pamelapaterson.com.
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