Five Blogs – 6 January 2022

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

How An Expectation Drives Performance
Written by: Frank Sonnenberg

Why Should Software Testers Understand Unit Testing?
Written by: Jess Ingrassellino

Know how your org works (or how to become a more effective engineer)
Written by: Cindy Sridharan

Scaling productivity on microservices at Lyft (Part 1)
Written by: Garrett Heel

“Missing”​ Requirements
Written by: Michael Bolton

Quote of the day:
“It’s not weakness to require help, or a protector.” -Alexandra Bracken

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Five Blogs – 22 December 2021

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

REST is Dying. Get Rid of It.
Written by: Beau Beauchamp

Risk management got a little messy in 2021, here’s what you can do in 2022
Written by: NuData

10 Quality Metrics That Let You know Your Automation Is Successful
Written by: Johanna South

9 Reasons Why Being Busy Is a Shortcoming
Written by: Frank Sonnenberg

How to Design A Powerful Start to a Great Leadership Day
Written by: Scott Cochrane

Quote of the day:
“It hurt more to talk than not to” -Payton Hobart

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Five Blogs – 9 November 2021

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

What does sponsorship look like?
Written by: Lara Hogan

The Eye of the Beholder
Written by: James Thomas

A Guide to Writing Better Goals
Written by: Angela Riggs

When Slowing Down is the Fastest Way Forward
Written by: Steve Keating

My First Year with a Tesla Model Y
Written by: Perze Ababa

Quote of the day:
“Nature repairs everything” -Baron de Montesquieu

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Five Blogs – 4 November 2021

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How to start your career in software testing
Written by: Nicola Lindgren

Who Are You Talking About?
Written by: Steve Keating

20 Questions To Answer Before You Start Automating Tests
Written by: Paulo Oliveira

Routines Can Help Boost Your Productivity
Written by: Francisco Sáez

Programming languages: This sneaky trick could allow attackers to hide ‘invisible’ vulnerabilities in code
Written by: Liam Tung

Quote of the day:
“Your speed doesn’t matter, Forward is Forward…” -Wesley Snipes

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Five Blogs – 28 October 2021

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

Why We Need To Invest In An Innovation Economy
Written by: Greg Satell

The Great Exodus: Why Now Is The Time For A Career Change
Written by: Larae Quy

Ready to Play? Squid Game Becomes an Attractive Lure to Spread Cyberthreats
Written by: Dark Reading

How Testers Can Benefit From Observational Learning
Written by: Prashant Hegde

7 Ways to Master the Most Important Leadership Skill
Written by: Dan Rockwell

Quote of the day:
“The world is difficult, and we are all breakable. So just be kind.” -Caitlin Moran

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Five Blogs – 30 September 2021

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

5 Reasons to Stop Being a Perfectionist
Written by: Marie Leslie

API Security 101: Insufficient Logging and Monitoring
Written by: Vickie Li

Is It Dangerous to Calculate the Cost per Point?
Written by: Mike Cohn

Quality Leadership: Influence through Informal Leadership
Written by: Jess Ingrassellino

Leadership In Test: Managing Your Career
Written by: Paul Gerrard

Quote of the day:
“Speak what we feel, not what we ought to say.” -William Shakespeare

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Five Blogs – 16 August 2021

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

Hundreds of Ways to Get S#!+ Done—and We Still Don’t
Written by: Clive Thompson

How to Give It Your All
Written by: Frank Sonnenberg

If Coaches Were More Like Therapists
Written by: Bob Marshall

Leadership Tip 12: Focus on Effectiveness, Not Efficiency
Written by: Johanna Rothman

How deadline-driven behavior sends your Scrum Teams spinning out of control
Written by: Todd Lankford

Quote of the day:
“It’s possible to go on, no matter how impossible it seems” -Nicholas Sparks

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Five Blogs – 13 August 2021

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Wrapping a Type, All the Way
Written by: Bill Wake

Build Your Leadership Brand With These Five Stretches
Written by: Terri Klass

7 skills of successful digital leaders
Written by: Esther Shein

Penetration Testing: A Quick Guide
Written by: Ali Imam

3 benefits of AI in functional testing
Written by: Linda Rosencrance

Quote of the day:
“There’s a point when you go with what you’ve got. Or you don’t go.” -Joan Didion

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Five Blogs – 20 July 2021

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Changing Your Priorities
Written by: Kevlin Henney

How You Doin’?
Written by: Steve Keating

The Skills Map of Senior Tech Career Progression
Written by: Emmanuel Goossaert

Initiative takes effort
Written by: Seth Godin

Maximizing Developer Effectiveness
Written by: Tim Cochran

Quote of the day:
“Always do what you are afraid to do” -David Henry Thoreau

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Five Blogs – 15 June 2021

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Coaching Testers vs. Developers
Written by: Kim Engel

Better Tester Training Materials
Written by: Chris Kenst

10 years of Software Testing and Automation
Written by: Gaurav Singh

How to Avoid Automation Mistakes
Written by: Prashant Kumar

Don’t Be “Data-Driven.” Be Analytics-Driven.
Written by: Robert Yi

Quote of the day:
“It is strange how we hold on to the pieces of the past while we wait for our futures” -Ally Condie

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