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Influencing needs careful consideration and prior planning. Business analysts have to develop an understanding of where the other party stands on their proposal, the likely resistance and influencing style needed to approach the person or the group. For example, some managers might defer all the decisions to another group require information at a very detailed level or ask only for high level business summary. Some may be interested in technicalities, others just vision or big picture. Tailoring the approach is vital for a successful outcome. The business analysts are often influenced to take or suggest another course of action. This may involve another round of influencing, facilitating a roundtable discussion and seeking the support of senior colleagues in the best course of action.

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