Transition from technical writer to business analyst

I want to start my career as an entry level BA. But it is tough for a fresher to get a BA job.
I’m planning to do technical writing certification by twb so that i get a job as a technical writer and then I move on to a BA position.
Is it the right way forward? How much experience is required to move from technical writer to BA?
plz help

Product Controller or Business Analyst, Which Do I Choose?

I have two offers from two big investment banks; one as a product controller in structured credits in finance and the other one is front office business analyst in IT for exotic equity derivatives area where you will deal with risk and pricing.

What are the carrer prospects for both of them? I am not sure what I would like to do in future however I know that I would like to gain as much product knowledge as I can and have deeper understanding of business. Business analyst position pays 10 -15 k (in pounds) more compared to product controller position.

No Expertise for a Business Analyst Job

I got recruited by a company to do 3 work rotations as part of a training program. Our first one is where our permanent job is supposed to be.

The bloody geniuses have put me in the role of a BUSINESS ANALYST…

I have virtually NO expertise in SOFTWARE development at all and I am supposed to liase between developers and customers ?? WHAT THE HECK AM I GOING TO DO ?

Why would they put me there ? They could have put me anywhere else.

What Is The Job of A Business Analyst?

I want to be a business analyst. Can anyone please tell me the modules / domains / educational qualifications required for a Business Analyst Job?

I am into new product development in a company and I develop systems. I am not a techy, as I only conceptualise and get it done.

Please help me out with this…

Thanks!