Five Blogs – 16 May 2014

The (best) five blogs I read today. Check them out.

The One Thing That Stunts Creative Ideas (Like Google Glass)
Written by: Justin Brady

5 Subtle Ways Leaders Lose Credibility
Written by: Karin Hurt

Test Metrics Debunked – Residual Risk (1/5)
Written by: Brian Osman

Certainty
Written by: Joanne Perold

How to Rewire Your Brain to Stop Procrastinating
Written by: Vivian Giang

Quote of the day:
“I don’t think there is any truth. There are only points of view” -Allen Ginsberg

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Five Blogs – 15 May 2014

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11 Questions to Ask to Be an Effective Delegator
Written by: Tim Clark

A Culture of Distrust
Written by: Annette Franz

Peter Drucker’s 9 Function of a Mentor
Written by: Dan Rockwell

Mozart’s Secret
Written by: Robin Sharma

Documenting Tests – Part 1 (How Much Detail?)
Written by: Eric Jacobson

Quote of the day:
“Your mind will answer most questions if you learn to relax and wait for the answer” -William S. Burroughs

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Five Blogs – 14 May 2014

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5 Things To Do When Life Is Going Wrong
Written by: LaRae Quy

Tester’s Creed
Written by: Benjamin Yaroch

My thoughts on tddGate
Written by: Alister Scott

The 3 Ways You Doubt Yourself (And How to Stop)
Written by: Robert D. Smith

5 Reasons Team Leaders Tolerate Poor Performance
Written by: Karin Hurt

Quote of the day:
“We cannot do great things on this Earth, only small things with great love” –Mother Teresa

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Five Blogs – 13 May 2014

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The most productive button on your phone
Written by: Andy Traub

Set a date
Written by: Seth Godin

How Trusting Just Right Leads to Power
Written by: Christopher Avery

Underwear gnomes strike again!
Written by: Mike Edwards

Road Map for Conversational Skills
Written by: Beth Lawrence

Quote of the day:
“To dare is to lose one’s footing momentarily. Not to dare is to lose oneself” -Søren Kierkegaard

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Five Blogs – 12 May 2014

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Washing the blanket
Written by: Katrina Clokie

Dwight Eisenhower Nailed A Major Insight About Productivity
Written by: Drake Baer

What’s the Risk? – Learning from Others’ Mistakes
Written by: Phil Kirkham

The Quick and Dirty Cure for Panic Blogging
Written by: Laura Roeder

3 Steps to Transform Your To-Do List
Written by: Susan Mazza

Quote of the day:
“Sometimes it’s hard to accept the choices people make when we know there’s so much more” -Stephanie O’Brien

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Five Blogs – 9 May 2014

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Volunteering – an active approach
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

Stop Writing Automation
Written by: Alan Page

20 Questions that Will Free Your Mind from Negativity
Written by: Marc Chernoff

The Single Responsibility Principle
Written by: Robert Martin (Uncle Bob)

Why Work-Life Integration Trumps Work-Life Balance
Written by: Dean Douglas

Quote of the day:
“Think outside the box, if it’s not working, destroy the box, make one that suits you. Just define yourself” -Satya Hanif

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Five Blogs – 8 May 2014

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Misfits of the software world
Written by: Pradeep Soundararajan

Test Driven Discipline
Written by: Gil Zilberfeld

Generating Data on What Customers Really Want
Written by: Juan Pablo Vazquez Sampere

Replacing one dogma with another
Written by: Justin Rohrman

Learn Anything Faster With The Feynman Technique
Written by: Shane Parrish

Quote of the day:
“A failing automated test should contain the logic that points to the failure. Otherwise it is just an annoying alarm bell.” -Joris Meerts

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Five Blogs – 7 May 2014

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4 Ways To Be A More Resilient Leader
Written by: Meghan M. Biro

How to Work Smarter: Three Keys to Career Success
Written by: Denise Cummins

Where Do Answers to 3 Simple Questions Lead You?
Written by: Jon Mertz

Are You Ready to Lose Control?
Written by: Eric J. McNulty

Designing Valuable Agile Retrospectives
Written by: Ben Linders

Quote of the day:
“By working faithfully eight hours a day, you may eventually get to be a boss and work twelve hours a day” -Robert Frost

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Five Blogs – 6 May 2014

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Curiosity as a Leading Indicator of Agile Adoption Success
Written by: Howard Deiner

Reduce Stress by Pursuing Four-Way Wins
Written by: Stew Friedman

Advice on stock market crashes, plane disasters and bad weather. Can you risk not reading this piece?
Written by: Oliver Burkeman

Leadership and the Challenge of Change
Written by: Gwyn Teatro

9 Career Lessons I Wish I’d Learned Sooner
Written by: Karin Hurt

Quote of the day:
“What is important is seldom urgent and what is urgent is seldom important.” -Dwight Eisenhower

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Five Blogs – 5 May 2014

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10 Strategies Quick Learners Use To Pick Up Anything
Written by: Drake Baer

To TDD or not to TDD? That is not the question
Written by: Seb Rose

As You Start Your Career, Focus on People Skills
Written by: Sylvia Ann Hewlett

The insatiable desire to control
Written by: Mary Jo Asmus

Exploratory Performance Testing
Written by: Alex Podelko

EXTRA:

Very Short Blog Posts (18): Ask for Testability
Written by: Michael Bolton

Quote of the day:
“You are what you are and where you are because of what has gone into your mind” -Zig Ziglar

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