For those entering the business analysis profession and those who are already a business analyst, getting certified will bring many benefits. Business Analysts work in a highly dynamic modern-day business environment and certification can greatly help them by improving overall performance, removing uncertainty and widening market opportunities. Organizations also recognize individuals for the hard work and commitment which the candidate puts into studying and clearing the certification exam. And when it comes to business analysis certification, IIBA, Canada is surely the best.
IIBA strongly recommends that you undergo proper training from a seasoned BA coach.
Adaptive US is an EEP with IIBA and provides certification training for CBAP, CCBA, ECBA & AAC. Adaptive’s training, besides preparing you for the IIBA certification exam, teaches about the BA concepts & practices and also on BA techniques.
Prospective clients have asked us several questions-
Can Adaptive assist me in magically transforming my career?
Can it help me to find a better job? Can I move to a better role?
Can I work with a better company? Can it help me to find a BA job?
Can it help me to kickstart my BA career?
So, we decided to look back and see how our past participants have benefited tremendously by pursuing IIBA certifications and sharing it so that others can see its advantages.
Here is a list of not one, or two but several of our participants who made a huge difference to their career as business analysts by pursuing IIBA certifications with Adaptive training.
Ineha Thind, immigrated to Calgary, Canada 1.5 yrs. ago with the hope of better opportunities and a brighter future. She had completed her B. Tech and MBA degrees from India. She decided to become a business analyst as it seemed to be a combination of Technology and Business and she had an understanding of both. Her current job did not offer her any tools and techniques for a BA career. She joined Adaptive’s training and completed her ECBA certification. This helped her in gaining the much-needed knowledge to be a BA. In her words-
“So happy to share that I am officially IIBA certified now. I passed the ECBA certification and have taken the first step towards my dream career! It has been an intensive few months but it was worth it! :)
I am so thankful that I found Ananya Pani through LinkedIn, which lead me to Adaptive US. They have a team of dedicated and professional BAs such as LN Mishra, Peter Johnson, and Lora McCoy, who were the amazing facilitators helping me get a grasp of the Knowledge Areas and concepts of BABoK. Thank you to the entire team for creating some valuable resources and their amazing response time!”
Nithya Rangarajan got CBAP certified after attending Adaptive’s training workshop and then applied to Tech Nation. She attributes her success to Adaptive in helping her realize her potential. In her own words-
“With the help of CBAP certification (Adaptive), I was able to enter the top banks as a Business Analyst, and progress as a lead BA (Digital Domain). Now wanted to apply for Tech Nation - as an exceptional talent. Thanks for all your help and support in helping me realize my potential and be a sought-after BA."
According to Niranjan Chaudhari, working as an Assistant Manager in Deloitte, Hyderabad, “Adaptive’s training sessions not only helped me to achieve my CBAP certification but have also helped me to become a better and effective BA at the workplace.’
Raja Vignesh completed his ECBA training with Adaptive US on the 1st of March 2019. He had been actively looking for a job for quite some time with no success. After the completion of the training, he attended a job interview in the second week of March and was successfully selected for the position. He attributes his success to the Adaptive’s training and knowledge sharing, and his mentor LN. In Raja’s words-
Here is a blog by Raja on giving tips to the fresh entrants on how to bag the first BA job.
Padmanabh Hejmadi enrolled with Adaptive US for the ECBA workshop in the month of April 2018 and landed with a job with the tech giant IBM as a Business Analyst in May 2018. Attending the ECBA course was the impetus for him as it gave him more clarity and knowledge about the business analysis domain.
In Padmanabh's own words-
"Adaptive US's ECBA certification course not only helped me to understand the various aspects of BA but also helped me to gain a deeper understanding on the challenges a BA might face and how to overcome them. Got enrolled to this course in the month of April 2018, landed up with a BA Job in May 2018. Attending the ECBA course gave me more clarity on what could be the right approach for a BA in a given situation. LN Mishra your style of organized delivery of content and making us understand concepts with live scenarios made it quite easy for me to apply at work and also for my certification exam. Thanks a lot :) Thanking Adaptive US team."
Lawrence Smith was keen to work with pharma giant, Pfizer. He completed ECBA and CCBA in just about 3 months of preparation. This is what he said in his own words:
I wanted to inform you both that I have passed the CCBA exam this morning. Thanks again for all of your help and assistance in this process. Now my main goal is to get a BA job in either the finance or healthcare industry.
After a couple of months, we hear the great news from Lawrence.
Hello LN, I just wanted to let everyone know I just landed a job at Pfizer as an Enhancements Coordinator! Thank you for your assistance in passing the CCBA. It definitely helped me land this position. Please share the news with the rest of the team.
Nadir Usmani was looking for an actual BA role with. He mentioned that he was pursuing the ECBA certification training with Adaptive US. This itself made a difference to the interview process and he landed in the BA role. Now imagine, if just a training did this for Nadir, what can an actual certification do?
This is what Nadir told in his own words:
Hi LN! I hope you're doing well. I want to pass the good news that I was offered my first actual BA role this week. I mentioned pursuing the ECBA and it gave me good talking points. I am looking forward to taking the exam in the near future. Thanks for your support!
Mrunal Moghe worked at Slilicus Technology, Pune, India. In the quest of furthering his career, Mrunal opted to do the CBAP certification course through Adaptive US. Currently, Mrunal works with BWIN, the world’s leading name in online betting and real money gaming, and is based in Vienna, Austria.
Like many young men, Bhavin Dave too dreamt of working in the US. He was employed with Verve System, India. Bhavin was on the lookout for avenues which would facilitate his dream to come true. He pursued the CBAP certification course through Adaptive US. Within a few months of becoming a CBAP, he was offered a job in Capital Novus, Chantilly, USA.
Dharmesh Hingu worked at Ocwen Fin Corp, Mumbai. After doing a thorough check of various training organizations, he decided to take the CBAP certification course with Adaptive US. After getting his certification, he got a job with Teachers Mutual Bank, one of Australia’s largest Mutual banks. He is now based in Sydney.
Sharika Dilip was able to transform her career after getting certified as a CBAP. She quit her job with Amadeus, Bangalore and is now working in Sydney with Qantas Airways, the flag carrier of Australia and its largest airline by fleet size.
Adaptive’s CBAP certification helped Dipajyoti Bhattacharjee to land a job in Sydney with Australia’s leading media company Fair fax Media. Dipajyoti worked in Odessa Technologies, Bangalore, India prior to moving to Australia.
Gaurav Aggarwal working with the IT Giant IBM in Pune, India pursued the CBAP certification in the quest of excellence. He is now working in a management consulting role in Dublin, Ireland.
Completing the CBAP certification helped Gautham Manghnani in advancing his career goals. He moved to Bension Technology, New York from Tata Elxsi, Bangalore.
Geetha Muralidharan was employed with Polaris in Chennai. She decided to pursue the CBAP Certification course through Adaptive US. She is now based in Toronto, Canada, with Scotia Bank.
Gaurav Kumar worked at Societe Generale, in Bangalore. He is now successfully employed with IFDS, a world-leading provider of outsourcing and technology solutions to the financial services industry, in Toronto, Canada. He got his dream job after the successful completion of the CBAP certification course with training and support from Adaptive US.
The CBAP certification helped Girish Shurpali to upskill himself and get a job with a better profile in Cognizant. He is now based in Atlanta, US.
CBAP certification helped Mahalingam Umamaheswari, to grow in her organization, Danske IT, with a new posting and a better profile in Halifax, Canada.
Employed with SunGard, Bangalore, Manish Devija, wanted bigger and better opportunities. After becoming CBAP certified, he was offered a job by the IT giant Wipro and now is based in Singapore.
Pranav Bhatnagar worked for San Disk, Bangalore. Like many others, he wanted something in his profile which would give him an edge in his career. He decided on pursuing the CBAP certification, with expert guidance from Adaptive US. Within a short time after getting certified he landed with a job in the Adidas Group, posted now in Bavaria, Germany.
Prashant Dhoot was based in Pune working for Syntel. He decided to take up the CBAP certification course through Adaptive US. On successfully getting certified, he is now working in Greater Nashville, Tennessee, USA with Atena.
Adaptive’s CBAP training helped Rajeev Chowdary to achieve CBAP certification. CBAP, in turn, helped gain more heights in his career. He changed his job from Cisco Systems, Bangalore to NextGen Oss, based in Melbourne, Australia.
The CBAP certification gave a major boost to the career of Samir Lingwal who was working with Deutsche Bank, Bangalore. He now works with Credit Suisse, Singapore.
As an IIBA certified CBAP, Snehal Kulthe received many lucrative job offers. He quit his job with JP Morgan, Mumbai and joined First Gulf Bank, Dubai, UAE.
Becoming CBAP certified helped Suneil Shrivastav to change the course of his career. He is now working with Bell in Toronto, Canada.
Susmita Dutta had been working with Temenos India in Chennai. She was looking for professional enhancements and decided to get CBAP certified. This helped her in getting a job with Westpac, one of Australia’s “big four” banks, based now in Sydney, Australia.
Owing to the quality training imparted by Adaptive, Thilak Shriram P became CBAP certified. He now works with Zooplus Ag in Munich, Germany.
Venkat was working with Barclays, Chennai. He enrolled with Adaptive for the CBAP certification course and on getting certified got an offer from Murex, Singapore.
From Rave Technologies, Mumbai to work in the prestigious BMW Group in Melbourne, Australia, the career graph of Sheeba Oommen climbed up after she got CBAP certified with able support from Adaptive US.
Before becoming CBAP certified, Somya was working with Etisalat in Bangalore. The certification helped Somya in finding a job with the tech giant Cognizant in New York, USA.
Becoming CBAP certified helped Keerti to get the much-needed promotion and salary hike in her organization HCL Technologies. She is now based in Miami, USA.
CBAP certification helped Pawan Kumar to advance his career from ZTE to Infosys. He is now based in Fortworth, Texas, USA.
Pavan Mondreti got CBAP certified through Adaptive which helped in transforming his career in Lexys. He was offered a senior position and is now based in Toronto, Canada.
We hope this will put all your doubts as to how IIBA® certifications can make a great difference to your career.
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