Five Blogs – 1 October 2021

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How to Mitigate the Top 4 Ransomware Vectors
Written by: Stu Sjouwerman

Getting started on a testing project (revisited)
Written by: Nicola Lindgren

No, Really, What Is Automation?
Written by: Paul Grizzaffi

The Surprisingly Meaningful Difference Between Asking for Ideas and Questions
Written by: Liz Kislik

Tips to Activate Your Customer Personas
Written by: Annette Franz

Quote of the day:
“If you can’t outplay them, outwork them.” -Ben Hogan

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Five Blogs – 26 May 2021

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Build Trust by Sitting on The Same Side of The Table
Written by: Randy Conley

Ideating the Future-State Customer Experience
Written by: Annette Franz

34 Years in Testing
Written by: James Bach

How to Maximize Remote Meetings
Written by: Michael Hyatt

Leaving Life to Chance
Written by: Steve Keating

Quote of the day:
“Every good goal has a deadline” -Chris Guillebeau

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Five Blogs – 28 January 2021

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7 Steps to Find a Job in QA With No Previous Experience
Written by: Yoni Flenner

Do You Have Conversations or Inspired Experiences
Written by: Marcia Reynolds

21 Leadership Habits to Cultivate in 2021
Written by: Suzi McAlpine

How To Overcome The Harm From Social Isolation
Written by: Larae Quy

How To Become A More Empathetic Leader In Difficult Times
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Quote of the day:
“Hard choices, easy life. Easy choices, hard life” -Jerzy Gregorek

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Five Blogs – 26 August 2020

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Some Familiar Experiences
Written by: Bob Marshall

8 Killer Ways to Make A Good First Impression
Written by: LaRae Quy

Personal branding in an “office-less” workplace
Written by: Dorothy Dalton

How to Test Location-based Mobile Applications?
Written by: Ray Parker

3 Stories We Tell Ourselves That Ruin Moments of Accountability
Written by: Geoff Flemming

Quote of the day:
“I close my eyes, but I can’t fall asleep, my body dying for rest while my mind’s wide awake.” -Haruki Murakami

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Five Blogs – 29 July 2020

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10 Years in Testing, 10 lessons – Lesson 1
Written by: Maaike Brinkhof

Addressing User Experience (UX) debt
Written by: Jason Yip

Breaking the Test Case Addiction (Part 12)
Written by: Michael Bolton

4 Lessons We Can Learn From The Digital Revolution
Written by: Greg Satell

Four Tips to Write Better Bug Reports
Written by: Nishi Grover Garg

Quote of the day:
“Sometimes you don’t get closure, you just move on.” -Karen Salmansohn

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Five Blogs – 29 June 2020

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10 Ways to Create a Sustainable Business Model Your Customers Will Want to Support
Written by: Lexie Lu

Book Review: Unit Testing Principles, Practices, and Patterns
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

An Agile Team In A Waterfall Company
Written by: Thomas Cagley

What the Dutch can teach the world about remote work
Written by: Katie Bishop

From School To Work: Dealing With Mistakes
Written by: Emmanuel Pius-Ogiji

Quote of the day:
“When you put someone down all the time, eventually they stop listening to the sensible stuff.” -Jojo Moyes

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Five Blogs – 17 January 2020

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Work Is Work
Written by: Coda Hale

Don’t Volunteer for a Lobotomy
Written by: Randy Gage

Let’s Talk About Putting the “Customer” in Customer Experience
Written by: Annette Franz

Would Heu-risk it? Part 8: The Glutton
Written by: Lena Pejgan Wiberg

Do These Things Before Going to Bed and You’ll Wake up Energized for Tomorrow
Written by: Tim Denning

Quote of the day:
“When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s all about.” -Haruki Murakami

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Five Blogs – 23 September 2019

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What I Learned at POST/CON Part II: Assertions and Scripts Everywhere!
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

When Field Testing Isn’t Possible, Use Simulation
Written by: Mukesh Sharma

Don’t No
Written by: James Thomas

The Art Of Saying No — Revisited
Written by: Thomas Cagley

The Art of Not Knowing
Written by: Sasha Duncan

Quote of the day:
“There’s always going to be a lesson to be learned from whatever it is that you’re being exposed to” -Maynard James Keenan

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Five Blogs – 22 Augustus 2019

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What Yes Really Means (other than maybe)
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Releasing? No big deal
Written by: Beren van Daele

How Should You Estimate Bugs?
Written by: Dan Makarov

TDD, TCR, and Frequent Commits
Written by: Bill Wake

Mind the test bottleneck
Written by: Matt Heusser

Quote of the day:
“The world is a huge place. How will you know where you fit in unless you explore beyond your comfort zone?” -Katie McGarry

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Five Blogs – 12 July 2019

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When Meetings and Management Styles Are Collaboration Fails
Written by: Thomas Cagley

The nine rules of “Freddish”: the positive, inclusive empathic language of Mr Rogers
Written by: Cory Doctorow

These 3 Cognitive Biases Can Kill Innovation
Written by: Greg Satell

Continuous Testing in DevOps: A gamification approach
Written by: Jorge Toribio

You say either and I say either You say neither and I say neither…
Written by: Chris Armstrong

Quote of the day:
“Today’s worries are yesterday’s fears and tomorrow’s stories” -Alyson Noël

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