Mentor

Are you a person interested in a BA Career?  Or, a new BA looking to continue your professional development? 

The IIBA Minneapolis | St. Paul Chapter can help you connect with a mentor so that you can grow your career!   

Our IIBA® Chapter Mentor Program is designed to provide mentoring services to two different stakeholder groups, Chapter Leadership (Leadership Mentoring) and Membership (Member Mentoring).  Our Mentor Program aims to support, empower and enable Chapter Leaders and Members with experiential guidance, to enable successful leaders and capable business analysis professionals to carry the profession forward by: 

  • Offering IIBA Members support in the area of  business analysis through experience–based guidance 
  • Enhancing the effectiveness and success of members in key business analysis  areas often found to be troublesome 
  • Supplementing training in the area of business analysis in geographical areas with limited Chapter or training opportunities
  • Providing an alternative to classroom training for the business analysis community
  • Supporting Chapter leaders through leadership mentoring 

 

Why Become  Mentee?

Receive recommendations on career path and skills development

  • Obtain constructive feedback on your resume
  • Build confidence to succeed in interviews
  • Learn about common Business Analysis pitfalls and ways to prevent them from happening
  • Earn PDUs or CDUs

 

Why Become  Mentor?

Increase mentoring skills and use them in numerous personal and professional areas

  • Learn new technical knowledge and skills
  • Indirectly “payback” to personal mentors for help received
  • Increase professional network by developing new professional contacts
  • Pass on years of experience
  • Demonstrate ability to develop capable individuals
  • Gain tremendous satisfaction from contributing to the development of business analysis professionals 

 

How do you participate?

E-mail pd@iibamsp.org and say you would like to be connected with a mentor or to serve as one.   

 

Note, the Chapter Mentor Program is only available to Chapter Members in good standing.