Five Blogs – 20 April 2021

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Input Validation – TDD Patterns
Written by: Bill Wake

Reflections
Written by: Janet Gregory

Is talking about “scaling” human testing missing the point?
Written by: Lee Hawkins

Oblivious
Written by: Bob Marshall

The Digital Era Is Over. Long Live Innovation!
Written by: Greg Satell

Quote of the day:
“Talent is a wonderful thing, but it won’t carry a quitter.” -Stephen King

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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 – 19 March 2021

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Weak Leaders – Part One
Written by: Steve Keating

Errors and Exceptions – TDD Patterns
Written by: Bill Wake

How To Avoid Employee Paranoia In The Workplace
Written by: Tanveer Naseer

4 Ways To Shift Your Leadership from Control Freak to Growth Freak
Written by: Scott Cochrane

TDD vs. BDD – Difference and Similarities
Written by: Harish Rajora

Quote of the day:
“A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business” -Henry Ford

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Five Blogs – 26 February 2021

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Artefact Driven Delivery
Written by: Bob Marshall

The Urgency Illusion: Are You Running Around with Your Hair on Fire? Here’s Why!
Written by: Dan Rockwell

End to End Testing as a Test Strategist
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

Software Testing Is Tedious. AI Can Help.
Written by: Matthew Lodge

Persuading the Unpersuadable
Written by: Adam Grant

Quote of the day:
“Mistakes are opportunities to grow” -Lecrae

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Five Blogs – 13 January 2021

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Six FAQs Explored
Written by: Bob Marshall

A Formula for Your Best Day Ever Pt. I
Written by: Dan Rockwell

Superspreader Down: How Trump’s Exile from Social Media Alters the Future of Politics, Security, and Public Health
Written by: Peter W. Singer

Innovation Needs Constraints
Written by: Greg Satell

The Customer is Always Right
Written by: Steve Keating

Quote of the day:
“If you try to fail, and succeed, which have you done?” -George Carlin

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Five Blogs – 7 August 2020

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Stop Over-Engineering and Stop Wasting Time
Written by: Dustin Luhmann

The one question you should be asking about remote working
Written by: Adam Knight

Testable Requirements
Written by: Jeff Nyman

As Test Automation Matures, So Do False Positives
Written by: Wolfgang Platz

Test Teams Evaluation to Improve Effectiveness
Written by: Richard Estra

Quote of the day:
“The only way to fail is to stop trying” -Brianna Wiest

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Five Blogs – 15 May 2020

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30 Questions You Can Ask Yourself to Improve Your Effectiveness
Written by: Francisco Sáez

Automation Coverage
Written by: Alan Richardson

3 Important Things to Contemplate During These Uncertain Times
Written by: Zach Morgan

The Importance of Conflict Resolution Skills
Written by: Steve Keating

Don’t “check” or “verify” in your tests
Written by: Gregory Paciga

Quote of the day:
“It’s okay if the most significant thing you did this year was get through it” -Carolyn Yates

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Five Blogs – 30 December 2019

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New Year’s Resolutions for Software Testers
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

Asking Smart Questions Changes Everything
Written by: Greg Bustin

Jumpstart Your Test Automation with These 5 Steps
Written by: Veethee Dixit

Discretionary Effort
Written by: Bob Marshall

Who Is Part of Your Support System?
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Quote of the day:
“Education isn’t something you can finish” -Isaac Asimov

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Five Blogs – 19 November 2019

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From a newbie to a test automation rock star, vol. 3
Written by: Tihomir Babić

The Test Pyramid
Written by: Jessie Leung

Your REAL Job
Written by: Bob Marshall

BDD: Writing an Automated Test Suite Isn’t Rocket Science
Written by: Andy Macdonald

Implementing Regression Test Automation to Reduce Risk
Written by: Iwein Fuld

Quote of the day:
“What you learn at any given moment will assist and guide you on the path to where you desire to be” -Iyanla Vanzant

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Five Blogs – 16 September 2019

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Debunking 4 Myths of DevSecOps Adoption
Written by: Alan Crouch

What I Learned at POST/CON Part I: Examples and Mocking
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

Why you should consider stopping sprint reviews
Written by: Mike Cohn

Where Do Bugs Come From? Part V
Written by: Gil Zilberfeld

How to be [more] effective
Written by: Matt Heusser

Quote of the day:
“Take what you do seriously but yourself lightly” -Ken Blanchard

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