11:50 am – 12:50 pm | Presentation | Room: Timor 1 & 2
Fail Fast — Fail Safe! — League of Analysts Inc
Presented by: Paul Crosby
Why is it we value people who don’t fail when research has shown you need to fail to maximize your learning to become significantly better when trying it again? Let’s face it, you didn’t just start walking without falling a few times first. In a corporate environment where failure just isn’t an option, how can you fail in order to learn? This presentation will cover modern approaches that will set help you set yourself up to learn and develop your expertise more quickly, by failing – safely. You will learn techniques that can be used by business analysts and project managers that allow you to fail safely, and learn significantly deeper insights about your project solution and organization.
Attendees Will Learn:
- How to create a safe environment for failure in order to learn
- Techniques to frame your thinking on failure
- Strategies for working with failure as a team
Bob the BA
Paul is one of the Founders, CFO & Chief Paper Pusher for The League of Analysts Inc - Bob the BA. Paul is also the full-time instructor for Project Management and Strategic Enterprise Analysis Training at Bob the BA. Paul was President of Minneapolis-St Paul Chapter which was awarded Chapter of the Year and Most Innovative Chapter by IIBA®. Paul has presented at events all over North America including BA World, Project Summit, Local IIBA® Chapter Meetings and other events. With over 25 years of experience in manufacturing, insurance, healthcare, education, and government sectors in the roles of CFO, Portfolio Manager, Program Manager, Project Manager, Educator, Editor, Business Analyst and Green Belt Process Improvement, Paul has helped many companies think, learn, and work differently.
Paul's 2017 Presentations:
- Fail Fast — Fail Safe! — League of Analysts Inc
Thursday, November 9, 2017 (11:50 am – 12:50 pm)