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Courses and Workshops
Effective training for requirements and innovation.
Mastering the Requirements Process
Requirements. The most crucial part of development. You can overcome poor planning; you can overcome poor coding. But nobody has ever succeeded with poor
Business Analysis Agility
Whether you work in an agile team, or write traditional specifications, the essential business analysis task is to uncover the real needs of the
Mastering the Requirements Process – part 2
Now you can build on your requirements prowess, and make better use of your requirements by:
Becoming an Innovator
You can learn to innovate: while there is no”innovation process”, there are techniques, tools and strategies you can use. You can integrate
Volere Requirements Express
This quick-start course gives you enough tools and techniques to write accurate and unambiguous requirements — in one day.
Templates to help with requirements gathering and
The Volere Requirements Specification
This template is considered to be the most usable and
accessible template. It is a distillation of hundreds of
The stakeholder analysis is a spreadsheet enabling you to match types of
knowledge with the roles in your organisation that provide the needed
The Template in Other Languages.
The template has been translated into several languages. These PDF
downloads are free and Volere users are invited to contribute their own translations.
This provides guidance on prioritising requirements. Links to
download the Volere Prioritisation Spreadsheet are towards the end of
Our Latest Videos
Information that we, and we hope you, find useful for our requirements and innovation work.
These are writings on various subjects from your Volere authors, and from others who make a notable contribution to the literature.
We have released a 13 hour complete video course. This and other video offerings are here.
These are automated requirements recording and management tools. Naturally they vary in capabilities, so short reviews are presented.
are links to information, techniques forums and other requirements sites. There is a wealth of information about requirements.
are links to people and places that are stimulating. They might provoke a great idea for you
page comes from the things that Volere users ask us. FAQs are usually an easy and accessible learning resource.
lets you see some of the results people have achieved using the Volere way of thinking. Thanks to all the clients who have sent us their experiences.
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The Volere courses have proved to be universally popular. Some organizations, especially large ones
The requirements document is the foundation for remainder of the software development.