Thanks to the BA & Beyond Brussels conference organizers for the opportunity to present my views on modern Devil’s Advocacy in Business Analysis at earlier this year. My presentation is now available – click here and scroll to the bottom of the web page.
Devils in the Details: embracing modern Devil’s Advocacy to reduce risk and manage uncertainty is now available on Amazon. Click here or on the image at right to read an excerpt and to order the book.
You and your team have spent weeks getting a plan together for a new product, service or strategy. To arrive at this plan, you’ve interviewed and surveyed numerous stakeholders, conducted market and competitive research, worked out detailed launch and support plans, generated proforma financials and created a great PowerPoint presentation for executive management review and approval.
It’s been a long haul but, finally, everyone is on the same page, and everything is ready to go for a great success – or is it? Inviting a Devil’s Advocate into your business can help answer this question.