Media Credits

Barbara has written numerous articles for publications in Canada, the United States and India.  In addition, she has served as editor for industry publications. Here's who they are:

  • Strategize Magazine
    • “Excessive Involvement” Spring 2010
    • “Operational Organization” Winter 2010
  • Bridging IT Newsletter
    • “Change Management” series of 3 articles
  • Entrepreneur Magazine’s Entrepreneur Connect (Moderated)
    • “How do You Add Value to Your Business Relationships?”
    • “Considering Hiring a Friend? Think Again…”
    • “How Do You Add Value to Business Relationships?”
  • Sree Bhudda College of Engineering Magazine
    • Adding Value to Business Relationships
  • RQNG Requirements Networking Group
    • “The Role of Management on Requirement Quality”
    • “The Mechanics of Gap Analysis”
    • “Show & Tell: Requirements Validation”
    • “Why CRRSP Doesn’t Work With Micro-Managers”
    • “Useless Features”
    • “The Seinfeld Approach”
    • “5 Critical Requirements Steps that get Missed: What BA’s Are Not Doing”
    • “The Business Analysis Affair”
  • Business Analyst (BA) Times
    • “Interview Techniques for Non-BA Managers, Recruiters”
  • LinkedIn CRRSP BA Forum
    • “Economic Cycles Drive Business Design”
  • Kelowna Daily Courier Newspaper
    • “Cadets Teaches Teens…”

Featured Talks


Grand Award Judge Intel ISEF 2014 & 2015; Computer Sciences and Software Categories (resp.)

Developed the world’s first university-accredited Business Analysis Diploma program

Training business analysis resources from companies such as Accenture, UST Global, and PriceWaterhouseCoopers

Subject Matter Expert (SME) Editor for the 2014 Project Management Institute (PMI) “BA PRACTICE GUIDE

Sample Speaking Engagements & Appearances


“Crisis & Opportunity: The Case for BA Management”; Project Summit/BA World Conferences – Vancouver, BC and Chicago, IL 2011

“Business Analysis Stewardship”; Project Summit/BA World conferences USA, Canada and India 2012

“Facilitating Difficult Participants”; various venues 2012

“Creating Winning Value Propositions”; ProConn 2012

“Developing Your Spending Process”; NACET 2013

“Becoming Part of a Challenged Team & Making it Work”; Project Summit/BA World Conferences – Chicago, IL 2013

“You’re Not on the List”; Project Summit/BA World Conferences – Winnipeg, MB and Chicago, IL 2013

“Just Because You Can”; IIBA Boston Chapter 2014

“Early Warning Signs for IT Projects”; webinar sponsored by Blueprint Systems 2014

“Building High Performing Teams that Work”; Women Entrepreneur Small Business Bootcamp 2014

“Quality is a Process”; Software Quality & Test Management Conference 2014