Five Blogs – 8 February 2017

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

Hybrid Tests: Blurring the lines of the Automation Pyramid
Written by: Angie Jones

Automation Technocracy…No, No, NO!
Written by: Paul Grizzaffi

Five Secrets to a Stress-Proof Brain
Written by: Melanie Greenberg

All our tests should always pass
Written by: Will Yates

The One Forgotten Act of Exploratory Testing
Written by: Simon Tomes

Quote of the day:
“Knowing is not enough; We must apply. Willing is not enough; We must do” -Bruce Lee

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Five Blogs – 5 January 2017

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

Three Ways To Make Mobile Manual Testing Less Painful
Written by: Anna Littner

What Are Your Words of Intention and Action?
Written by: Jon Mertz

Long-term stress erodes memory
Written by: Science Bulletin

Our Partners In Automation Crime
Written by: Paul Grizzaffi

How a Machine Learns Prejudice
Written by: Jesse Emspak

Quote of the day:
““No” is a complete sentence” -Elizabeth Sampat

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Five Blogs – 22 July 2016

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

Why ‘Fake It Till you Make It’ Is the Worst Advice, Ever
Written by: Lolly Daskal

How to save yourself when work stinks
Written by: Mary Jo Asmus

Developer/Tester Goodwill
Written by: Amanda Shankle-Knowlton

5 Amazing Frequent Flyer Hacks You Should Definitely Be Using
Written by: Chris Guillebeau

5 Tips for Capturing Your Brain’s Best Ideas
Written by: Craig Jarrow

Quote of the day:
“Your head is a living forest full of songbirds” -E.E. Cummings

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Five Blogs – 29 June 2016

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

Researchers Turn To The Human Brain To Develop Smarter Navigational Algorithms
Written by: Adi Gaskell

People Who Think They’re Great Coaches Often Aren’t
Written by: Jack Zenger and Joseph Folkman

The Five I’s of GTD
Written by: Francisco Sáez

A Blazingly Simple Guide To Thriving As A Software Tester
Written by: Rob Lambert

Learn Development Practices To Improve Your Test Automation Code
Written by: Jeroen Mengerink

Quote of the day:
“Growth is an erratic forward movement: two steps forward, one step back. Remember that and be very gentle with yourself” -Julia Cameron

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Five Blogs – 24 June 2016

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

How Clutter Affects Your Brain (and What You Can Do About It)
Written by: Mikael Cho

Risk Is Always There
Written by: Bill Treasurer

Webinar Follow-up: New Testing Battlefields
Written by: Richard Bradshaw

Automation Confusion
Written by: Matthew Bretten

More on the “Attack on the Testing Role”
Written by: Matt Heusser

Quote of the day:
“The only failure is not to try” -George Clooney

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Five Blogs – 15 June 2016

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

How Overfocusing on Goals Can Hold Us Back
Written by: Andrew J. Smart

Is Empathy Dead? How Your Lack Of Empathy Damages Your Reputation And Impact As A Leader
Written by: Kathy Caprino

The ‘Outfielder Problem’ Shows How Your Brain Is Not a Computer
Written by: Drake Baer

The Case for and Against Estimates, Part 4
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Problem With Failure
Written by: Aleksis Tulonen

Quote of the day:
“The key to life is not accumulation. It’s contribution” -Stephen R. Covey

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Five Blogs – 21 April 2016

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

Why Being a Good Observer Matters
Written by: Jon Mertz

7 Habits That May Actually Change The Brain, According To Science
Written by: Alice G. Walton

On shaping my career in test automation
Written by: Bas Dijkstra

Minimum Viable Automation
Written by: Adam Knight

It’s Not A Factory
Written by: Michael Bolton

Quote of the day:
“The challenge of our unknown future is so much more exciting than the stories of our accomplished past” -Simon Sinek

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