Launching Your Business Architecture Practice

Business Architects need to think from a business perspective; expert in employing consultative techniques like facilitation, influence, change leadership and communication. In this course participants will gain new insight to critical perspective for the business architect.

This course focuses on the skills and competencies needed to perform business architecture; "being" a Business Architect. Using business architecture tools, we’ll develop the business model, strategy, organization design for our practice back in our organizations. Strategy will be formed from business capability assessment, measurement, and performance. We’ll discuss approaches, techniques and skill to enable you to successfully launch your business architecture initiatives.

Course Outline:

  • Use business models and business modeling to set strategy for business architecture practice launch
  • Develop insights and skills necessary to be successful in the role of business architect
  • Apply strategy to execution alignment using business modeling
  • Demonstrate leadership skills leveraging Business Architecture
  • Develop your “leadership metaphor”
  • Extract and drive additional detail into elements of the launch plan
  • Understand engagement models and begin to design one for your business
  • Examine your own perspective and readiness to “be” a business architect
  • Clearly articulate the things that the business will employ to achieve the desired outcome (rigor, engagement, etc.) 

Unique Value of Course:

More and more organizations are discovering business architecture as critical to their business success. This course enables you to understand key aspects of the role, avoid typical pitfalls, and understand and apply your talents within your organization to make yourself and your business successful.


  • Understand the role of the Business Architect
  • Learn and practice consultative skills required for success
  • Learn concepts as well as hands on facilitation using a business model canvas
  • Emphasize Business Architecture practices and techniques from a true business value perspective
  • Combine theoretical and practical information for both Business Architecture execution and practice development
  • Focus on application of Business Architecture to achieve observable results
  • Reflect best practices being executed by some of the top organizations in the nation

Who Should Attend:

  • Business architects
  • Executives
  • Strategists
  • Business Analysts
  • Enterprise Architects
  • Process Analysts
  • Marketing
  • Product Managers
  • Leaders
  • Consultants
  • Managers
COURSE NOTICE:Each of the courses below must be completed in order to register for this course.

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Course Availability

See below for other opportunities to take this course:


BrainStorm New York - 11/18/2021 - 09:00
BrainStorm Miami - 03/30/2022 - 13:00
BrainStorm San Francisco - 06/23/2022 - 09:00
BrainStorm DC - 09/22/2022 - 09:00

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