When Visual Models are Better than Textual Requirements (Part II: Relationship Maps)

In this series that starts with Part I (State Diagrams), I show how different visual models can help you create better requirements. If you don’t want to miss the next installments, make sure to follow me on LinkedIn or subscribe to our infrequent updates entering your email to the right. # # # As a business analyst working … [Read more…]

When Visual Models are Better than Textual Requirements (Part I: State Diagrams)

In this series, I show how different visual models can help you create better requirements. If you don’t want to miss the next installments, make sure to follow me on LinkedIn or subscribe to our infrequent updates entering your email to the right. # # # The ability to write high-quality textual requirements is a skill highly valued … [Read more…]

Goal setting: good or bad?

The advice “stop focusing on goals” was popularized in books like How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big: Kind of the Story of My Life by Scott Adams and Four Seconds: All the Time You Need to Replace Counter-Productive Habits with Ones That Really Work by Peter Bregman. The authors’ premise is … [Read more…]