Five Blogs – 14 June 2021

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

Do You Offer Your Attention to People Who Deserve It?
Written by: Johanna Rothman

The OK in OKRs
Written by: James Thomas

Introduction to Messages Queues
Written by: Hookdeck

10 More Useful Git Commands You Should Know
Written by: Andreea Draniceanu

It’s never too late to add unit tests to legacy code
Written by: Gene Gotimer

Quote of the day:
“Always remember that the future comes one day at a time” -Dean Acheson

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Five Blogs – 28 May 2021

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7 Good Reasons to Measure Communications in Your Organization
Written by: David Grossman

“Done, Done” in Agile
Written by: Zhimin Zhan

Reversible, Incremental Data Structures
Written by: Bill Wake

Why The 2020s Will Be An Era Of Atoms, Not Bits
Written by: Greg Satell

How To Show You’re Productive When Working Remotely
Written by: Lira Johnson

Quote of the day:
“It’s okay to fail; it’s not okay to quit.” -Chris Gardner

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Five Blogs – 25 May 2021

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Why Do Most UI Test Automation Fail? (Part 3: Wrong Scripting Language)
Written by: Zhimin Zhan

Test tasks for automation engineers: do we need them?
Written by: Oleksandr Romanov

5 Ways to Speed up Your End-to-End Tests
Written by: Dennis Martinez

Why Change Management Has To Change
Written by: Greg Satell

An agile approach to strengthening any team
Written by: Yvette Francino

Quote of the day:
“Memories are meant to serve you, not enslave you.” -A.J. Darkholme

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Five Blogs – 20 May 2021

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Work Entry: An Introduction
Written by: Thomas Cagley

The Mental Load of One Meeting
Written by: Elizabeth Zagroba

5 Reasons Why Freelancing Is the Future of Work
Written by: Lena Linetti

7 Questions to Determine if Being a Scrum Master Is Right for You
Written by: Mike Cohn

Stop Asking Boring Questions – 3 Ways to Ask Questions People Love to Hear
Written by: Dan Rockwell

Quote of the day:
“Flow with whatever may happen and let your mind be free” -Zhuangzi

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Five Blogs – 18 May 2021

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

Are Test Levels Still Relevant in Agile Software Development?
Written by: David Tzemach

How to put AI to work on your performance engineering right now
Written by: Matthew Heusser

Tester’s Diary: More Hands Make Better Work
Written by: Rachel Kibler

The do’s and don’ts of integration testing
Written by: Neil Syrett

3 Ways to Prevent a Mis-Performance Meltdown
Written by: Scott Cochrane

Quote of the day:
“Time is the school in which we learn” -Joan Didion

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Five Blogs – 14 May 2021

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

Heuristics applied when opening a safe lock
Written by: Maria Kedemo

Why are developers against testability?
Written by: Gregory Paciga

My Product Owner Onboarding Checklist
Written by: Areti Panou

5 Reasons Why Your Middle Manager Role Is So Difficult (And What To Do About It)
Written by: Scott Mautz

What’s Your Tolerance for Risk vs Resilience?
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Quote of the day:
“You are so busy standing in your ruins that you are not building a new city” -Brianna Wiest

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Five Blogs – 12 May 2021

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Leadership Tip #6: Give Credit as Often as Possible
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Five Common Team Level Work Entry Patterns
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Using data tables in Cucumber-JVM for better readable specifications
Written by: Bas Dijkstra

Nijute: how to solve impossible problems
Written by: Gojko Adzic

Savvy Self-Promotion
Written by: Leslie K. John.

Quote of the day:
“Time did what it always does: softened the hard edges.” -Sara Bareilles

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Five Blogs – 10 May 2021

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

Why it’s (still) so difficult for testers to learn test automation
Written by: Bas Dijkstra

What I Learned When I Developed a Web App
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

5 Steps to Measure the Quality of Anything
Written by: Stacey Barr

Making Sure It Works
Written by: James Thomas

Work Entry: Jumping the Queue
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Quote of the day:
“The ones that hurt the most always say the least” -Fannie Flagg

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Five Blogs – 6 May 2021

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Leadership Trust
Written by: Steve Keating

What locks out creative thinking is clear and simple. So, too, is what frees it
Written by: Larry Robertson

What is an Agile Technical Coach?
Written by: Llewellyn Falco and Jacqueline Bilston

Training data vs. validation data vs. test data for ML algorithms
Written by: David Carty

4 Things to Do Every Day
Written by: Wally Bock

Quote of the day:
“The past is gone, all that exists is this moment.” -Brianna Wiest

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Five Blogs – 5 May 2021

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I don’t trust your testing and how to change that
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

Junior QA? Avoid These 10 Common Mistakes!
Written by: Yoni Flenner

Strategy is about Making a Map
Written by: Jesper Ottosen

Looking for joy
Written by: Lisa Crispin

Tackling Test Automation Part I: What problem are you trying to solve?
Written by: Nicola Lindgren

Quote of the day:
“Constantly talking isn’t necessarily communicating” -Joel Barish

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