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Building the Foundation: the BOK on BA is a blog from the core team members developing the new Foundational Standard in Business Analysis. Take the journey along with the team as they share what's happening "behind the scenes" of this important body of knowledge.

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Another look Inside Business Analysis for Practitioners: A Practice Guide

With nearly 60,000 downloads, our practice guide on business analysis is a must-read. Now, you can take a free look inside the guide and find out what it has to say about planning, one of the five BA knowledge areas.

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Podcast: The Business of BA, part 2
In our second episode, Joy Beatty, one of the authors of PMI's upcoming foundational standard in business analysis, talks with PMI's resident expert, Dave Bieg, about planning, one of the five BA knowledge areas from our practice guide.

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Business Analysis for Practitioners: A Practice Guide
Implementing Organizational Project Management: A Practice GuideReleased in 2014, this practice guide has made a huge impact on the global business analysis community, with over 54,000 copies in print. If you work with business analysis, it’s your go-to resource for practical advice on all aspects of this growing field.
$34.95 ($27.95 or free download for PMI members)

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