Professional Development

Professional Development

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Benefits of membership include discounted professional development events, free access to study groups, 10% discount on UC Irvine Extension courses for Business Analysis and Project Management, 10% to 20% discount on Watermark classes, voting privileges for defining chapter direction, and much more. Everyone who joins the chapter during our membership campaign will be charged an annual fee of only twenty-five dollars ($25). This discounted membership price is available for a limited time only, so join today and take advantage of this special offer for all of our inaugural chapter members.

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Resource Links

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Practical Analyst
Bridging the Gap
Tyner Blain
Business Analyst Mentor
Modern Analyst
Business Analyst Times
ebg Consulting
Process Impact
B2T Training
ESI International
Boston University
Agile Modeling
Structured Analysis WIKI


Social Networking 
LinkedIn Group                      IIBA Los Angeles Chapter


Training Courses (Endorsed Education Providers)
UC Irvine Extension     Business Analyst Certificate 10% Discount now available to Chapter Members. Subject to membership verification.
Watermark Various Classes IIBA Los Angeles chapter members receive a 10% discount on individual student registration for virtual
public classes and a 20% discount on individual student registration for public, in-person classes at 
Sponsor’s training facility. Obtain the promotional code to use at time of registration from
UC Davis Extension Business Analysis Certificate  
DevelopMentor Business Analysis Courses  


Free Webinars
Institute for Learning, Inc. Webinar List
Modern Analyst Webinar List Webinar List
ESI International Webinar List
Corporate Education Group Webinar List



Recommended Books
IIBA® Online Library (Free to members) Library Access
IIBA® and Kevin Brennan  A Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® 2.0 (BABOK®)  
Google Books Free BABOK® Access  
Barbara A. Carkenord Seven Steps to Mastering Business Analysis  
Alistair Cockburn Writing Effective Use Cases  
Ellen Gottesdiener The Software Requirements Memory Jogger  
Ellen Gottesdiener Requirements by Collaboration  
Paul Harmon Business Process Change, Second Edition  
Howard Podeswa The Business Analyst's Handbook  
Howard Podeswa UML for the IT Business Analyst  
Garr Reynolds Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery  
Suzanne Robertson Mastering the Requirements Process (2nd Edition)  
Karl E. Wiegers Software Requirements, Second Edition  


Chapter Member Submissions
Cal State Fullerton Business Analyst Certificate  Submitted by Stephany Kathol