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Moving from IT to Business Analyst 

Hello,

I currently work in the IT field at a company where I am the only IT person at my company.  I do everything from help desk to system administration to networking.  I'm interested in switching out of the IT field and becoming a business analyst would allow me to switch out of IT but still do some IT activities. I would like to get out of my current situation because I just started a family and being on-call 24/7/365 is starting to get in the way of being with my family.  I have no problem working long hours but would like to be able to relax after work and on weekends when my work is done.  At my current company, I already do similar job duties as a business analyst in that I find various software's and hardware's that fit our business needs and present the entire process and all the costs and times to the manager or my administration team.  I took some project management and business analyst classes in college and still have my course work to review but are there other materials I should learn before pursuing a new career in business analyst or certifications I should get?

Thanks,

Joseph 


 
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