Five Blogs – 10 July 2020

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

How Much Meeting Time
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Six Ways Testers Can Help Programmers Clean Up Their Acts
Written by: Cameron Laird

Coaching upwards? Pair-blog #3
Written by: Lena Wiberg

Coaching Upwards
Written by: Anne-Marie Charrett

What Transformational Leaders Learn From Their Darkest Moments
Written by: Greg Satell

Quote of the day:
“You made it another day. And you can make it one more. You’re doing just fine. You’re doing fine.” -Charlotte Eriksson

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Five Blogs – 8 July 2020

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Schedule Risk Analysis
Written by: Payson Hall

What to Do When Agile Isn’t an Option
Written by: Dee Ann Pizzica

The Decision to Try
Written by: Steve Keating

How Covid-19 Has Unmasked Us
Written by: Greg Satell

Questionable Advice: Can Engineering Productivity Be Measured?
Written by: Charity Majors

Quote of the day:
“It’s hard to find someone who isn’t scared off by wanting something real” -Erin Cossetta

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Five Blogs – 7 July 2020

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An Agile Team In A Waterfall Company – Organizing Around The Product Flow
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Let’s do a demo
Written by: Ash Winter

Strategic Test Automation
Written by: Kevin Tuck

Metrics That Matter
Written by: Jeff Nyman

Most Common QA Myths
Written by: Dilruba Malik

Quote of the day:
“Stop making excuses for people treating you like shit. Demand respect and you’ll get it.” -S. Usher Evans

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Five Blogs – 3 July 2020

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Design Patterns in Test Automation
Written by: Anand Bagmar

An Agile Team In A Waterfall Company – Values, Principles, And Behaviors
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Test Automation VS Process Automation
Written by: Venu Botla

We Stop for Stop Signs
Written by: Peter Varhol

10 portfolio projects for aspiring automation engineers
Written by: Angie Jones

Quote of the day:
“Maybe we can make it different” -Lois Lowry

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Five Blogs – 1 July 2020

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Criteria for Selecting the Right Functional Testing Tools
Written by: Christina Thalayasingam

An Agile Team In A Waterfall Company – Postponing Commitment
Written by: Thomas Cagley

3 Assumptions That Keep Leaders from Building Trust
Written by: Randy Conley

When Should We Change Our Environment?
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Why Finding Your Passion Is Terrible Advice
Written by: LaRae Quy

Quote of the day:
“Never give in. Never back down when your life feels lost.” -Andy Biersack

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Five Blogs – 30 June 2020

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What is the Worst Leadership Styles and Why
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Things to Do Before the Sprint Planning Meeting
Written by: Nishi Grover Garg

Learning to Face Challenges with Agility and Resilienc
Written by: Steven Spear

Why are you testing through the UI
Written by: Kevin Tuck

Measure Your Test Automation Maturity
Written by: Angie Jones

Quote of the day:
“You must learn to let go. Release the stress. You were never in control anyway.” -Steve Maraboli

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Five Blogs – 29 June 2020

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10 Ways to Create a Sustainable Business Model Your Customers Will Want to Support
Written by: Lexie Lu

Book Review: Unit Testing Principles, Practices, and Patterns
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

An Agile Team In A Waterfall Company
Written by: Thomas Cagley

What the Dutch can teach the world about remote work
Written by: Katie Bishop

From School To Work: Dealing With Mistakes
Written by: Emmanuel Pius-Ogiji

Quote of the day:
“When you put someone down all the time, eventually they stop listening to the sensible stuff.” -Jojo Moyes

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Five Blogs – 25 June 2020

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Cost of Delay Vs Cost of Poor Quality
Written by: Duncan Nisbet

My experience of working from home full-time during the pandemic
Written by: Lee Hawkins

5 Home Office Ideas That Will Encourage Your Productivity
Written by: Nicole Garrison

How To Set Smart(ish) Goals For Testers Part 3
Written by: Thomas Cagley

The Art of Exploratory Testing
Written by: Sanjugtha Shoba

Quote of the day:
“Nobody ever figures out what life is all about, and it doesn’t matter. Explore the world. Nearly everything is really interesting if you go into it deeply enough.” -Richard P. Feynman

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Five Blogs – 24 June 2020

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Saving Face – How to Preserve Dignity and Build Trust
Written by: Randy Conley

How to Lead Decisively When You Don’t Know What’s Next
Written by: Karin Hurt and David Dye

Focusing on Product Acceptance
Written by: Jeff Nyman

5 Strategies for Effective User Stories
Written by: Raj Subrameyer

The Power of Questions
Written by: Steve Keating

Quote of the day:
“The difference between school and life? In school, you’re taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you’re given a test that teaches you a lesson.” -Tom Bodett

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Five Blogs – 23 June 2020

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How To Set Smart(ish) Goals For Testers Part 2
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Automation – what bugs me
Written by: Paul Seaman

Congratulations, you failed
Written by: Michiel Rook

For Against Method
Written by: James Thomas

Management via Worry and Crisis
Written by: Michael Lopp

Quote of the day:
“Sometimes you make choices in life and sometimes choices make you” -Gayle Forman

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