Five Blogs – 16 November 2015

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

You, Biased? No, It’s Your Brain
Written by: Todd Henneman

Using strong-style pairing and a coding dojo for test automation training
Written by: Katrina Clokie

Peer feedback loops: How we may benefit and what is needed to realize their potential
Written by: Siegfried Kaltenecker

How To Create UX Personas?
Written by: Ewa Puchalska

How We Manage a Mobile Device Lab with 100+ Devices
Written by: Martin Poschenrieder

Quote of the day:
“Everyone is going to see things differently – and that’s the way it should be” -Bob Ross

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Five Blogs – 13 November 2015

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Mental Skills Every Business Leader Can Learn From Athletes
Written by: LaRae Quy

Why Leaders Need To Stop Using Performance Reviews
Written by: Ken Goldstein

6 Reasons Why Being Busy Is The Most Unproductive Thing You Can Be
Written by: Chris Matyszczyk

7 Benefits of Minimalism
Written by: Jeff McClung

Your tests aren’t flaky
Written by: Alister Scott

Quote of the day:
“Successful people make the most of the best and the best of the worst” -Steve Keating

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Five Blogs – 12 November 2015

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Principles Not Rules, part 3 (finale)
Written by: Iain McCowatt

How to Make Better Decisions For The Best Results
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Be a Leader People Choose to Follow
Written by: Jesse Lyn Stoner

4 Lessons on Transformation I Learned at Starbucks
Written by: Scott Savage

Solution Saturday: Stress Free Problem-Solving
Written by: Dan Rockwell

Quote of the day:
“If you torture the data long enough, it will confess” -Ronald Coase

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Five Blogs – 11 November 2015

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The Ten Laws of Trust
Written by: Barbara Kimmel

What is an Agile Leader?
Written by: Henrik Kniberg

What’s the purpose of Test Documentation?
Written by: Nicola Owen

How to develop into a great speaker
Written by: Katrina Clokie

Mobile Banking Apps: WHAT Consumers Expect And HOW Testers Can Deliver
Written by: Ranjana Dubey

Quote of the day:
“We don’t build trust when we offer help. We build trust when we ask for it.” -Simon Sinek

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Five Blogs – 10 November 2015

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Heuristics
Written by: Daniel Donbavand

What Peter Drucker Had to Say About Automation
Written by: Rick Wartzman

Principles Not Rules, part 2
Written by: Iain McCowatt

Specialists and the wonderful world of job titles
Written by: Rich Rogers

Don’t Fail Fast
Written by: Justin Rohrman

Quote of the day:
“Profit itself has no value; it is what it can be used for that has value.” -Russell L. Ackoff

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Five Blogs – 9 November 2015

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Principles Not Rules, part 1
Written by: Iain McCowatt

What Gear Are You In Right Now?
Written by: Michael McKinney

The 3 Power People You Need on Your Team
Written by: Dan Rockwell

Why ISO 29119 Is a Flawed Quality Standard
Written by: James Christie

The Best Pros Won’t Work For You, But You Can Still Engage Them
Written by: Stephane Kasriel

Quote of the day:
“Purpose and principle, … commonly shared, are the genetic code of any healthy organization” -Dee Hock

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Five Blogs – 6 November 2015

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The unintended consequences of flexible work
Written by: Adi Gaskell

How we do large scale retrospectives
Written by: Henrik Kniberg

5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Overthink Your Decisions
Written by: Craig Jarrow

Get More Innovative by Rethinking the Way You Think
Written by: Michael Schrage

Failing Doesn’t Make You a Failure
Written by: Frank Sonnenberg

Quote of the day:
“Testing is never better than the communication of the results” -Rikard Edgren

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Five Blogs – 5 November 2015

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The Fifth Qualification For Future Companies
Written by: Jurgen Appelo

The Living Test Strategy
Written by: Adam Knight

Modern Agile
Written by: Joshua Kerievsky

How Asking Can Make You a Rock Star
Written by: Susan Mazza

Living in the Digital Era: Pros and Cons
Written by: Andrew Howe

Quote of the day:
“Managers expect us to work hard out of obligation. Leaders inspire us to work hard with pride” -Simon Sinek

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Five Blogs – 4 November 2015

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The Fourth Qualification For Future Companies
Written by: Jurgen Appelo

How People Are Actually Using the Internet of Things
Written by: H. James Wilson, Baiju Shah and Brian Whipple

Estimates, #NoEstimates and the Prisoner’s Dilemma
Written by: Gil Zilberfeld

Microsoft’s 16 Keys To Being Agile At Scale
Written by: Steve Denning

The wrong question: What percentage of tests have you automated?
Written by: Dot Graham

Quote of the day:
“You still have a lot of time to make yourself be what you want” -S.E. Hinton

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Five Blogs – 3 November 2015

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The Third Qualification For Future Companies
Written by: Jurgen Appelo

Unlimited Work In Progress As A Feature
Written by: Matt Heusser

How to Speed Up the Blog Writing Process [My Method]
Written by: Darren Rowse

Single Source Of Truth Is A Lie
Written by: Duncan Nisbet

What a difference a word can make: How a single word can change your conversation
Written by: Elizabeth Stokoe

Quote of the day:
“The first step to exploring is getting lost” -Paul Angone

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