Do you take pride in your analytical and organizational skills?
Are you interested in business and technology?
If so, you might want to consider becoming a Business Analyst (BA). Business Analysts act as professional advisors in charge of maintaining and improving the structure of a business. They also find ways in which information technology (IT) can be used to better an organization. BAs must remain in constant contact with management and shareholders while establishing achievable ways to reach business goals, performing market research, report on risks, and introducing new technical solutions. There is no pre-defined path to becoming a Business Analyst, however, having a knack for technology or an existing background in business is a great head start for any aspiring BA. Business Analysts may work for a variety of industries and often specialize in a specific area (i.e. manufacturing, not-for-profit, retail, construction etc.)
Impact on Society:
Ever wonder how an organization can run so smoothly? Business Analysts have a significant impact on the organization they work for and play a key role successful business models. Their apt understanding of an organization’s target market and problem solving skills make them a valued leader in any company. Business Analysts take pride in the fact that a company’s success is a direct reflection of their hard work and dedication.
As a Business Analyst, your working lifestyle is anything but static or routine – you could be involved with countless industries (i.e. finance, insurance, software services or utilities) or work in one specific sector. You must be prepared to work under pressure and expect tight deadlines but your job is quite rewarding. The average pay of a Business Analyst is on the higher end, but varies whether you are a midlevel or senior analyst.
Analytical Thinking, Communication, Organizational Skills, General Business skills, Teamwork, Planning, Time Management, Leadership, Problem Solving
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