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This series of
articles appeared in
the IIBA Member
Newsletter in 2010
Business Activity Workshops
Super Effective Business Analysis Part One
Super Effective Business Analysis Part Two
Activity
The single business activity being
decomposed
Trigger
The initiating action
Variation
The alternate flow
Users
The users groups that are part of
the activity
Components
The individual elements that enable
the activity - data feeds, user
authentication, required information,
etc.
Outcomes
The desired result of this activity
Re-tell the activity in a diagram
Break each individual activity down into its smallest
elements
Retell the activity as a narrative