January Chapter Meeting

January 14, 2021
6:00 PM CST - 8:00 PM CST
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The link to join the virtual meeting will be sent by 12 PM on the day of the event.


Presentation title: "The Business Analyst and Business Acumen".

Speaker: Dean Boorman, Minnesota Management and H.B. Fuller.

Join us for a professional development evening on Thursday, January 14th, when our guest speaker, Dean Boorman, will deliver an exciting presentation on The Business Analyst and Business Acumen.  You will be given an opportunity to interact in a highly interactive session involving simulation.

Business acumen affects all levels of an organization, from strategy and culture to marketing and finance, so building these skills is essential to working effectively.  In this talk, we will focus on practical business leadership, making the right key decisions, and always creating the best outcomes for your organization. 

Learning objectives:

  • Connect your work to affect the bottom line of an organization.
  • Describe how your role and work aligns with your company’s goals.
  • Build-in strategic alignment to business decisions, communications, and everyday interactions with coworkers.
  • Describe how your work efforts create value for a business.
  • Create paper napkin outlines of how business initiatives connect.


About Dean Boorman, MBA, PMP®, ITIL®, and LEAN-Sigma … Dean focuses on strategies that bring business needs into technical reality via innovative leadership methods.  He has over twenty (20) years of extensive knowledge of Program and Project methods.  Dean has consulted and worked for notable companies like Medtronic, United Health Group, Optum, Deluxe, Acxiom, US Bank, State of MN, H.B. Fuller and many more.  Dean is an instructor and Adjunct of project management courses and certifications. 


6:15 pm   Virtual Doors Open
6:30 pm   Sponsor Chats
6:40 pm   Chapter Announcements 
6:45 pm   Featured Speaker
7:30 pm   Q & A and Closing Remarks
7:45 pm   Meeting Adjourned

Note:  All registrations for the virtual meeting end at 12 PM the day of the meeting.


$0.00 IIBA MSP Member

$10.00 Non-Member Attendee