Five Blogs – 21 April 2021

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Testing strategies for agile teams
Written by: Kislay Verma

The Hopelessness of No Goals
Written by: Steve Keating

A More Advisory Role
Written by: Jesper Ottosen

Using Retries in tests can hide the bugs
Written by: Corina Pip

Why JavaScript Is Not a Suitable Language for Real Web Test Automation?
Written by: Zhimin Zhan

Quote of the day:
“Everything in life is metaphor” -Haruki Murakami

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Five Blogs – 16 April 2021

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Why Too Much Passion Is Bad For Your Leadership
Written by: Lolly Daskal

How leaders can start building conflict capacity
Written by: Marlene Chism

Artificial Intelligence for Automation Testing
Written by: TestingWhiz

Procrastination and It’s Cousin Fear
Written by: Steve Keating

Leaders Who Micro-Manage are Over-Functioning
Written by: Jennifer V. Miller

Quote of the day:
“I knew life was pointless, but I couldn’t give up.” -Haruki Murakami

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Five Blogs – 15 April 2021

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Why should automation be done by the dev team?
Written by: Seb Rose

Driving a Change in Product Direction
Written by: Adam Knight

Leadership Tip #3: Use No As a Complete Sentence
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Last year – where the flip have I been
Written by: Victor Slavchev

Work Entry Definitions
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Quote of the day:
“Like what you do, and then you will do your best.” -Katherine Johnson

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Five Blogs – 14 April 2021

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Catch 22 and The Kobayashi Maru
Written by: Steve Keating

Pipelines as code… not text
Written by: Beastmode

Achieve More with Less: Pareto’s Principle in Software Testing
Written by: Prashant Hedge

The thrill of testing
Written by: Paul Seaman

Is Critical Thinking Dead?
Written by: Randy Gage

Quote of the day:
“The present changes the past. Looking back you do not find what you left behind.” -Kiran Desai

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Five Blogs – 12 April 2021

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Breaking down barriers
Written by: Beastmode

Assertions In Automation Scripts – I Assert That They’re Optional
Written by: Paul Grizzaffi

Return to work, but not return to normal
Written by: James daSilva

The 4 Benefits of Tests
Written by: Llewellyn Falco and Jacqueline Bilston

HTTP Standards
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

Quote of the day:
“Every day has the potential to be the greatest day of your life” -Lin-Manuel Miranda

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Five Blogs – 8 April 2021

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Role of Test Automation in DevOps
Written by: TestingWhiz

How eBay Leverages Kubernetes, Helm Charts and Jenkins Pipelines to Deliver High-Quality Software
Written by: Ramit Bedi, Rocky Shang and Zhong Shen

How The Best Leaders Avoid Doing Everyone Else’s Job
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Working as a Freelancer in the Pandemic: Opportunities and Challenges
Written by: Lena Linetti

Leadership Tip #1: Always Tell the Truth, Even When You’re Embarrassed
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Quote of the day:
“Do what makes you uncomfortable and scary and hard, but it will pay off in the long run” -Charlie Day

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Five Blogs – 6 April 2021

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Automating Chaos Just Gives You Faster Chaos
Written by: Prashant Kumar

So you want to become a Test Automation Engineer?
Written by: Andrejs Doronins

Looking for Problems
Written by: Steve Keating

Leaders Should Make It Safe to Speak Up
Written by: Amy C. Edmondson Ph.D.

Modern Application Development
Written by: Ricardo Duncan Jr.

Quote of the day:
“This is what you do. You make a future for yourself out of the raw material at hand.” -Michael Cunningham

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Five Blogs – 5 April 2021

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Exercises from my courses – Keeping your tests simple
Written by: Bas Dijkstra

Set-Like Objects – TDD Patterns
Written by: Bill Wake

True North and Life: An Allegory
Written by: Peter Varhol

The Conflated Exploratory Testing
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

An Overabundance of Planning
Written by: Bob Marshall

Quote of the day:
“Creativity thrives on constraints” -Jake Parker

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Five Blogs – 31 March 2021

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Test Automation Pipelines for Modern CI Flows
Written by: Mark Kardashov

How To Know When You’ve Found The Perfect Mentor
Written by: Larae Quy

Exploratory Tooling
Written by: James Thomas

Stimulus, response, check: The core of test automation
Written by: Paul Grizzaffi

7 Reasons Why Software Developers Are Prone to Bugs
Written by: Fabio Veronese

Quote of the day:
“Read good books to improve yourself” -Lailah Gifty Akita

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Five Blogs – 30 March 2021

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Weak Leaders – Part Four
Written by: Steve Keating

Understanding Design Patterns in Test Automation: Factory Method Pattern
Written by: Biswajit Pattanayak

Quantifying the cost of fixing vs. preventing bugs
Written by: Lynda Gaines

Will We Have to File a Flight Plan?
Written by: Peter Varhol

Test Flakiness – One of the main challenges of automated testing (Part II)
Written by: George Pirocanac

Quote of the day:
“The only way to avoid being left behind was to start moving” -Jojo Moyes

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