TORONTO, Feb. 4 /CNW/ - This month, International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA), the non-profit professional association for Business Analysts, launched its Global Membership Program to make joining easier for professionals residing in countries with lower purchasing power.
CEO Kathleen Barret says "Business Analysts are employed by companies worldwide, yet many face financial barriers that hinder them from joining our organization."
IIBA has more than 12,000 members in over 60 countries, including India, Brazil and Mexico. The Global Membership Program offers a range of fees based on Purchasing Power Parity as defined by the World Bank. The regular membership fee of USD$95 annually will be maintained for professionals residing in North America, much of Europe and Australia. Visit www.theiiba.org for all fees. Members benefit from joining a local chapter, receive discounts on fees for the Certified Business Analysis Professional(TM) (CBAP(R)) exam (http://www.theiiba.org/Content/NavigationMenu/Certification/default.htm), access online webinars, and receive publications such as BA Connection newsletter and Quick Tips for Better Business Analysis(TM) e-bulletin.
SOURCE INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS ANALYSIS
For further information: For further information: Media contact: Kathleen Barret, (416) 417-6327 or Kathleen.Barret@theiiba.org