Forums for the Business Analyst

 
  Modern Analyst Forums  Careers  Career Advice &...  Written and verbal skills
Previous Previous
 
Next Next
New Post 4/29/2008 6:24 AM
User is offline Craig Brown
560 posts
www.betterprojects.net
4th Level Poster




Written and verbal skills 
Modified By ModernAnalyst.com  on 4/29/2008 10:19:55 AM)

A report was recently published in Australia that highlights the challenges that people fron non englisg speaking background face when looking to develop their career.

I don't have the details to hand (heard it on the radio) but the key challenge to people who, for example, do IT and business degrees in getting work is their English writing and speaking skills.

So to all of you guys and girls out there who struggle with English but want to work in Australia, the US or Canada; make sure you invest sufficient time and energy into honing those speaking and writing skills.

MA provides and excellent opportunity for developing your writing skills via the forums.  You could also start blogging on Business Analysis (either here or on another platform.)  Both are great opportunities for practice and feedback.

As for speaking; joining groups like Toastmasters can help you get the practice you need to be successful in your career.

Good luck.

Craig Brown
Better Projects
Modern Analyst Core Member

 
New Post 5/6/2008 9:02 AM
User is offline vamshi
3 posts
No Ranking


Re: Written and verbal skills 

Craig,

 

Thanks for providing us some important information.

 

I have 6 yrs experience in financial industry as a QA Engineer, User Experience design Lead, and now a Business Analsyt.

However of 5 interviews I attend , i get through 1 , which is very easy or they dont ask me more questions.

I some how feel nervous when in an interview room, but outside , i communicate freely with every one about my skills confidently.

in this case does toast masters will really help me..

Thanks for your help.

- vamshi

 

 
Previous Previous
 
Next Next
  Modern Analyst Forums  Careers  Career Advice &...  Written and verbal skills

Community Blog - Latest Posts

Context:  Intro Change Request Definition Reasons for CRs Adaptive, predictive and mixed projects Flow of processing change requests Change Management Workflow Tools and Techniques 1. Intro  The World will never stop changing, as well as human needs and desires. The business environment evolves continually. An or...
For many people, a career in business systems analysis can be an ideal opportunity to use their skills in technology and business. Business systems analysts bring together the best of both worlds – technical know-how and business acumen – to help organizations become more efficient and effective. Here are some of the key benefits of pur...
There is no doubt in my mind that curiosity nurtures the mind when it comes to T shaped skills.  T shaped professional are specialist in something(the vertical line) and also have a wide range of skills and knowledge in a broad range of subjects(the horizontal line) and are are highly sought after in the workplace.  I’ve recently...

 






 

Copyright 2006-2023 by Modern Analyst Media LLC