Five Blogs – 16 April 2015

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

Teaching as learning
Written by: Dave Snowden

Cynefin 101 – Shared Context and Sense Making
Written by: Greg Brougham

A Tourist’s Guide to Changing Careers
Written by: Jon Acuff

10 Reasons Why Being A Scrum Master Sucks – And a job opportunity
Written by: Rob Lambert

Self-management: Bottom-up Approach
Written by: Francisco Sáez

Quote of the day:
“Be like the earth. When the rain comes, the earth simply opens up to the rain and soaks it all in” -Thich Nhat Hanh

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Five Blogs – 15 April 2015

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What is “traditional testing”?
Written by: Lee Hawkins

Management Goes First
Written by: Jason Little

The Two Best Questions Millennials Can Ask Older Leaders
Written by: Jeremy Chandler

The Real Secret to Productivity
Written by: Allison Stadd

3 Ways to Make Your Life Simple and Successful Again
Written by: Marc Chernoff

Quote of the day:
“A path is made by walking on it” -Chuang Tzu

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Five Blogs – 14 April 2015

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6 Simple Ways to Answer Tough Questions
Written by: Karin Hurt

Consider your time as a training resource (Gracias Paco!)
Written by: Jokin Aspiazu

How Diversity Makes Us Smarter
Written by: Katherine W. Phillips

Women and Conference Keynotes
Written by: Fiona Charles

Competent People and Conference Keynotes
Written by: James Bach

Quote of the day:
“People under time pressure don’t think faster” -Tim Lister

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Five Blogs – 13 April 2015

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Mobile Website vs Mobile App? Both are winners
Written by: Piyush Aggarwal

3 Powerful Questions To Start and End Your Day
Written by: Jesse Lyn Stoner

The 6 Distraction Syndromes: Which Do You Suffer From?
Written by: Jessica Stillman

Always Be Learning: LinkedIn to Acquire lynda.com
Written by: Jeff Weiner

Heuristics are fallible guides
Written by: Arslan Ali

Quote of the day:
“Believe you can and you’re halfway there” -Theodore Roosevelt

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Five Blogs – 10 April 2015

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Thin Vertical Slices of Value
Written by: Augusto Evangelisti

The 8 Instinctive Habits of Remarkable Leaders
Written by: Jeff Haden

When can your ideas come from?
Written by: Adi Gaskell

Why You Should Go There
Written by: Karin Hurt

It’s In the Documentation – We’re Covered
Written by: Adam Knight

Quote of the day:
“When you focus on your problems you’ll have more problems. When you focus on the possibilities you’ll have opportunities.” -Zig Ziglar

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Five Blogs – 9 April 2015

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Experiments, Not Failures!
Written by: Dave Rooney

How to get started in software testing – a few resources
Written by: Rob Lambert

Limitations of the Five Whys Technique in Agile Retrospectives
Written by: Savita Pahuja

How to Be Relevant
Written by: Rebel Brown

Which Tests Should Be Automated?
Written by: Eric Jacobson

Quote of the day:
“Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy” -Saadi

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Five Blogs – 8 April 2015

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Stop Talking About Transformation
Written by: Dan Rockwell

7 Powerful Public Speaking Tips From One of the Most-Watched TED Talks Speakers
Written by: Kim Lachance Shandrow

How to Test Responsive Web Design
Written by: Amir Ghahrai

Being realistic
Written by: Mary Jo Asmus

Introvert or Extrovert: Who Makes the Better Leader?
Written by: Skip Prichard

Quote of the day:
“I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be” -Douglas Adams

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Five Blogs – 7 April 2015

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Taking the Status out of Standups
Written by: Mark Richards

BDD by example
Written by: Dan North

What Makes an MVP?
Written by: J. B. Rainsberger

Leaders Win Trust When They Show a Bit of Humanity
Written by: Tim Leberecht

How To Spot A Software Testing Train Wreck?
Written by: Sanjay Zalavadia

Quote of the day:
“Risk more than others think is safe. Dream more than others think is practical” -Howard Schultz

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Five Blogs – 6 April 2015

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How do you measure the effectiveness of a tester? The only calculation you need.
Written by: Rob Lambert

Gone Independent
Written by: Justin Rohrman

Workaholics! 5 Actions to Avoid Being a Functioning Fool
Written by: Rebecca Staton-Reinstein

4 Reasons You’re Not Getting The Feedback You Need
Written by: Karin Hurt

Themes
Written by: Simon Knight

Quote of the day:
“In any given moment we have two options: to step forward into growth or to step back into safety” -Abraham Maslow

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Five Blogs – 3 April 2015

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4 Things Engineers Do To Be More Productive (And So Can You)
Written by: Francisco Sáez

How to Be More Productive: The Chunking Technique
Written by: Jurgen Appelo

9 Ways to Feel Less Stress When Life Gets Crazy Busy
Written by: Marc Chernoff

The Time Thief
Written by: Matt Heusser

The Power of Language: Effective Communication at Any Level
Written by: Duncan Nisbet

Quote of the day:
“Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear” -Mark Twain

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