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Business Process Analysis Introductory Course

• Approx. 1 hour online streaming Video
• MP4 Format

• This fast moving online course teaches you how to produce an adequate Process Model for any size business. It covers essential aspects of Business Process Analysis in just over an hour.
$20
BPA Online Video Course

Business Process Analysis Practitioner Course

• Approx. 6 hour online streaming Video
• MP4 Format
• This online video course teaches you a comprehensive knowledge of Business Process Analysis using a Customer Event Driven methodology. It teahces the skills necessary to analyze and produce a Business Process Model with support specifications for your organization using practical in-depth examples and graphics.
BPA Online Video Course
$50

Business Process Analysis
 Expert Workshop

• Approx. 8 hour online streaming Video
• MP4 Format
• This online video workshop teaches you all the content of the Practitioner's tutorial and uses a comprehensive, workshop case study interspersed throughout the tutorial to give you a working knowledge of Customer Driven Business Process Analysis. It provides an excellent reference for the responsibilities of a Business Analyst.


 
BPA Online Video Course
$75
Click here for course outline
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Why learn Business Analysis from me?
My online Business Analysis courses are the same ones I've taught to IT/IS and Business staff of Fortune 500 companies and large government agencies - with impressive evaluations.

My Customer-focused, Business Event-driven Methodology shows how to use Business Analysis in concert with other development methods to obtain an unbeatable, efficient, agile business.

Business Information Analysis Practitioner Course

• Approx. 3.5 hour online streaming Video
• MP4 Format
• This online video tutorial teaches you the necessary skills for gathering and specifying an organization's Business Information Requirements (i.e. stored data and their relationships). Learn how to produce a Business Information Model with support specifications for your organization using practical in-depth examples and graphics.
BIA Online Video Course
$50
Click here for course outline
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Includes: "How to Analyze a Business" ebook and course notes (PDF).
Includes: Course notes (PDF)
Includes: Course notes (PDF)

Online courses in Business Process Analysis and Business Information Analysis

Business Analysis Videos
 BusinessAnalysis4U@gmail.com

Business Information Analysis Introductory Course

• Approx. 1 hour online streaming Video
• MP4 Format

• This fast moving online course teaches you how to produce an adequate Information Model for any size business. It covers essential aspects of Business Information Analysis in less than an hour.
$20
BIA Online Video Course
Click here for course outline
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This video was rated the most watched business video in 2015 with over 10,000 students and counting on Udemy e-learning platform.
YouTube 70 Minute Video
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I also have some published Business eBooks
My Customer Focused eBooks are not only companion guides for my courses they are also invaluable stand alone handbooks for Business Analysis and Management.
eBook (PDF format)
155 Pages
Illustrations, charts and graphic models.
$9.00
 Order now
This eBook describes how to analyze any size business by focusing on the essencial aspects of a business without being restricted by any old implementation technology. It goes on to describe how the result of anlaysis can be used to create a Customer-Focused, Event-Driven organization. It identifies a comprehensive methodology and the methods and models that will assist in obtaining the most efficient responses to a customer's needs.
ISBN:
978-0-9629276-5-2
By Brian Dickinson
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Download 1st chapter free here
"How to" Guide for Business Analysis
eBook (PDF format)
128 Pages
Illustrations, charts and graphic models.
$9.00
 Order now
ISBN:
978-0-9629276-7-6
By Brian Dickinson
This eBook describes a method of strategic planning for a modern business. It recommends a departure from the industrial-age organizational structure to an information-age structure. It uses a Customer-Focused, Event-Driven model applied to the management structure of an organization to produce an efficient streamlined organization.
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Download 1st chapter free here
"How to" Guide for radical Business Planning
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YouTube 39 Minute Video
 Free Video: For Business People
 Free Video: For everyone else
 A "seriously" fun look at the origin of human and computer characteristics perpetuated into today’s business environment and how they affect efficiency and agility of a business.
FREE
Recently one of my past students asked me why every business doesn't use my methodology? - Well, how do you get great ideas out today? One way is to give them away and hope people will recommend them to others. So I've decided to give my business training videos away for free - well most of them anyway.
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Here are my FREE Process Analysis tutorial videos:
-Handling Complexity with Leveled Models
-Naming of Data and Processes at Different Levels
-The Lowest Level Process Model
-Unnecessary Process Leveling
-Finding Reusable Processes
-An Example of a Leveled Model
-Applying Data Conservation to Detailed Models
-The Important Levels of an Analysis
 Process Model
-Drilling-down to Detail
-Specifying Detailed Processing
-Methods of Specification
-Capturing Business Processing/Policy
-Overcoming Complex Processing
-Using Decision Tables to Obtain Accurate Policy
-Sample Decision Table
-Capturing Precise Policy using Structured English
-Example of a Formal and Informal Process Specification
Overview of Business Process Analysis
18 Min
Detailed Process Modeling
30 Min
Learn:
Learn:
FREE
How to Level Process Models
20 Min
Learn:
How to Specify Business Policy
24 Min
Learn:
FREE
Here are my FREE Information Analysis tutorial videos:
-Definition of an Information Model
-Two types of Information Models
-Components of an Information Specification
-Definition and Sample of an Entity Specification
-Definition and Sample of a Relationship Specification
-Definition and Sample of a Data Element Specification
-Progressive Information Modeling
-Definition of an Enity
-How we form Entities
-Rules for validating Entity-Types
-Discerning an Entity-Type and Entity Occurrences
-Discovering Entities
-The Non-Redundant Entity Concept
-A sample Entity Specification
Overview of Information Analysis
14 Min
Learn:
How to Analyze Business Entities
17 Min
Learn:
-Definition of a Relationship
-Modeling Meaningful Relationships
-Discovering Business Reltionships
-Naming Relationships
-Representing Relationship Cardinality
-Relationship Type and Occurrences
-Eliminating Data Redundancy through Relahionships
-Relationship Connection Rules
-Capturing Compound Relationships
-A sample Relationship Specification
-Definition of a Data Element
-Discovering Data Elements
-A Data Element Naming Standard
-Data Element Format, Content/Domain
-A Sample Data Element Specification
How to Analyze Business Relationships
21 Min
How to Analyze Business Data Elements
14 Min
FREE
FREE
Learn:
Learn:
-Definition of Normalization
-First Form Normalization
-Second Form Normalization
-Third Form Normalization
-Forming an ERD from Third Form Normalization
-The benefits and Limitations of Normalization
Content:
How to apply Data Normalization
14 Min
FREE
Learn:

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(These are segments extracted from my full "Practitioners" and "Experts" courses lower on this page.)