Practical Analyst is hosted and edited by Jonathan Babcock, and includes guest content from other accomplished business analysis and solution delivery professionals. Contributor profiles, social networking information and contribution summaries are available below.

Adriana Beal

Adriana Beal has developed a successful career in business analysis and product management, having lead the investigation of business problems, defined winning solutions, and written requirements documents for a large number complex software projects. She is also the coach of Crafting Better Requirements, a program that has helped hundreds of business analysts improve their requirements documentation and communication skills, and the author of the ebook Measuring the Performance of Business Analysts,, which has been adopted by dozens of BA managers interested in improving the performance measurement systems in their organizations. Her most recent ebook, designed to help BAs struggling with getting the right information to analyze and use to specify their solutions, will be called Tested Stakeholder Interviewing Methods for Business Analysts

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Jonathan Babcock

Jonathan Babcock is a management and IT consultant with expertise in business analysis, process optimization and solution delivery methodology. Practical Analyst is his outlet for sharing what he's learned, and for interacting with solution delivery professionals across the globe.

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Paul Mulvey

Paul Mulvey is author of Business Analysis for Dummies, a sought-after conference and BA Development days speaker conferences, and one of the top-25 business analysis influencers on Twitter. His passion is making concepts relevant to the audience, whether as a BA practitioner or a speaker. He can be reached at

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Rowan McCann

Rowan McCann has 10 years experience implementing IT applications, with a Management Consulting background. He has worked on some of the largest global ERP and CRM implementations in the capacity of Developer, Business Analyst and Architect. He has recently partnered with international teamwork specialists Team Management Systems, to conduct research into improving the performance of IT teams. Company Overview: Bright Green Projects is a cloud-based Agile Project Management Solution, developed by a team of Management Consultants with 10 years experience working internationally. Take a look at to watch a quick video.

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