Five Blogs – 8 April 2014

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

Everyday at Work is a Job Interview – 5 Tips for Demonstrating Your Value
Written by: Randy Conley

The Ambiguity Business
Written by: Jim Benson

Succeeding In Places for Which Your Past Hasn’t Prepared You
Written by: Annie Murphy Paul

Do You Say What You Need To Say?
Written by: Terri Klass

Tech Managers: Time to Grow Up and Manage Like Humans
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Quote of the day:
“No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave” -Calvin Coolidge

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Five Blogs – 7 October 2013

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

Sick and Tired
Written by: Claire Moss

The IT Brand Is Broken
Written by: Greg MacSweeney

Arguing for Exploratory Testing, part 1, Traceability
Written by: Erik Brickarp

Making code cleaner can result in a angry phone call
Written by: Pierre Rasmussen

7 reasons 70-20-10 could limit your firm’s capability
Written by: David Griffiths

EXTRA:

5 Things Super Successful People Do Before 8 AM: Forbes
Written by: Jennifer Cohen

Quote of the day:
“Stop saying ‘I wish’ and start saying ‘I will’.” -Unknown

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Five Blogs – 30 August 2013

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

Time Management is a Myth, Work Effectively Instead
Written by: Addison Duvall

Where Is the Boundary Between Your Work and Your Life?
Written by: Craig Jarrow

Why should I bother to improve if I’m already good?
Written by: Leah Stockley

What Does Leading With Purpose Look Like?
Written by: Terri Klass

Teams
Written by: Pawel Brodzinski

Quote of the day:
“As long as people need information they can trust, there will be a need for skilled testers” -John Bach

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Five Blogs – 31 July 2013

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

Three Qualities Every Leader Needs to Succeed on a Team
Written by: Peter Bregman

Talk Context to Me
Written by: Matthew Heusser

Minimum Viable Brand for Testers
Written by: Brindusa Axon

How to Find (and Choose) a Coach
Written by: Ed Batista

Three steps to engaging employees in what matters to them
Written by: Mary Jo Asmus

Quote of the day:
“There’s no sense in being precise when you don’t even know what you’re talking about.” -John von Neumann

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Five Blogs – 1 July 2013

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

7 Unconventional Ways to Build Your Confidence
Written by: Marc Chernoff

7 “Tricks” to Improve Your Writing Overnight
Written by: Ray Edwards

Discover Your Personal Narrative
Written by: Dorie Clark

Measuring Test Coverage
Written by: John Stevenson

3 Signs You’re Meant to Be a Leader
Written by: Les McKeown

EXTRA:

If You Don’t Do It Now, You’ll Have Even More Work Later
Written by: Craig Jarrow

Quote of the day:
“The only certainty is that nothing is certain.” -Pliny the Elder

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Five Blogs – 27 February 2013

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

Duplicate Content in a Post-Panda World
Written by: Peter J. Meyers

Just Trust Me
Written by: Lolly Daskal

brandalism
Written by: thinkpurpose

Models of Automation
Written by: Iain McCowatt

Six New, New Things I Learned from Wisdom 2.0
Written by: Jon Mertz

EXTRA:

Conferencers anonymous
Written by: Markus Gärtner

Quote of the day:
“The principle is competing against yourself. It’s about self-improvement, about being better than you were the day before.” -Steve Young

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Five Blogs – 24 December 2012

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

How Teaching Responsibility Translates to Higher Productivity
Written by: Christopher Avery

Notable Testing Quotes from 2012
Written by: Jamie Saine

The ‘Busy’ Trap
Written by: Tim Kreider

Addressing the Risks of Exploratory Testing: Part 2
Written by: Leah Stockley

If You’re Serious About Ideas, Get Serious About Blogging
Written by: Dorie Clark

EXTRA:

The year I became a passionate tester, part II
Written by: Erik Brickarp

Quote of the day:
“When life is boring it means you’ve forgotten how to take chances.” -Scott Berkun

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