The author proposes to consider the challenges faced by Business Analysts in IT and product companies as a valuable part of BAs career path. Such obstacles block BAs from effective work. And the key question here is how to accelerate self-development working properly and moving from operational to tactic and strategic levels.
Keeping BA hard skills out of scope for this talk, the author presents a systematic overview of professional challenges which Business Analyst deal with on his way from requirement engineering to collaboration with C-level Customer representatives.
Additionally, the author provides Service IT-companies capabilities for such over-professional development.