The Greater Victoria IIBA Chapter Invites you to…Bring your ‘Big Cheese’ to our Annual Kick Off Event
At Project Management/Business Analyst World Victoria!
Location: The Empress Hotel’s famous Crystal Ball Room
Bring your boss (Big Cheese) and be a part of an uplifting experience highlighting the Career of the Business Analyst!
Keynote: Career Evolution; Managing your Business Analysis Career in L.E.A.N Times, How do You keep your talents relevant to the market? with Alan Kearns
As a Business Analyst your role is to use your analytical skill set to ultimately break down communication barriers between stakeholders and developers/implementers – whether it be for the better outcomes of a product or a service across the enterprise. In today’s times, there are changing landscapes and Lean Initiatives to support and implement. Whether you are a junior professional documenting/modeling on your first project, or a seasoned BA working analyzing strategic business needs, you will use your consulting skills to deal with all kinds of internal and external challenges & opportunities. From private sector to public sector & NGO’s, the world & expectations around your work is changing. How will you manage?
Alan Kearns, Head Coach and CareerJoy Founder
Alan has shaped his almost 20 years of career management experience into a company that helps people from all over North America to navigate a wide variety of career-related issues and is one of Canada’s leading authorities on career management issues. Alan was voted one of the Top 40 entrepreneurs under the age of 40! , and is the career expert on the O Network reality show – Million Dollar Neighborhood. As host of the country’s top rated career Podcast, CareerJoy Conversations, he interviews high-profile career gurus, ranging from John Stanton, founder of The Running Room, to Jim Citrin, best-selling author of The 5 Patterns of Extraordinary Careers, and is a regular contributor to Canadian media on the latest trends in the Canadian workforce, he has been on a number of shows including, Till Debt Do U$ Part, Princess, Canada AM, BT, The National & The Hour with George Stroumboulopoulos.