Table of contents for Professionalizing business analysis : breaking the cycle of challenged projects / Kathleen B. Hass.

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PREFACE
The Business Analysis Essential Library is a series of books, each of which covers a separate and distinct area of business analysis. It is the business analyst who ensures there is a strong business focus for the projects that emerge as a result of the unrelenting change and fierce competitive nature of business today. The business analyst is becoming the central figure involved in leading major change initiatives within both private industry and government agencies. This series is designed to explain the emerging role of the business analyst and present contemporary business analysis practices (the what) which are supported by practical tools and techniques to enable the application of the practices (the how). Current titles in the series include:
1.	Professionalizing Business Analysis, Breaking the Cycle of Challenged Projects
2.	The Business Analyst as Strategist, Translating Business Strategies into Valuable Solutions
3.	Unearthing Business Requirements, Elicitation Tools and Techniques
4.	Getting it Right, Business Requirement Analysis Tools and Techniques
5.	The Art and Power of Facilitation, Running Powerful Meetings
6.	From Analyst to Leader, Elevating the Role of the Business Analyst
CHAPTERS
1. What Are Business Analysts¿and Why Are They Needed? 
2. The Business Analyst in the Organization
3. Business Analysis through Life Cycles
4. Strategic Planning
5. Enterprise Analysis
6. Requirements Elicitation
7. Requirements Analysis and Specification
8. Requirements Documentation, Validation, and Management
9. Business Solution Delivery, Operation, and Maintenance
10. Requirements Engineering Considerations
11. The Grooming of the Business Analyst
12. A Business Analysis Maturity Model

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Project management.
Strategic planning.
Business planning.
Organizational effectiveness.