Five Blogs – 9 July 2021

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Waterfall, Baking and Slow Feedback
Written by: Nicola Lindgren

DRY or Don’t Repeat Yourself in test automation – part 1
Written by: Han Toan Lim

When Nothing Goes Right, Shift Left
Written by: Niranjani Manoharan

The focus on the last thing
Written by: Seth Godin

Organizational Learning – The Influencing Dynamics Of Scenario Planning
Written by: Lance Mortlock

Quote of the day:
“The most profound choice in life is to either accept things as they exist or to accept the responsibility for changing them” -Don Koberg

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Five Blogs – 6 July 2021

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More On Types
Written by: Robert C. Martin (Uncle Bob)

API Testing using Jest and SuperTest
Written by: Marie Drake

Test Automation – my definition
Written by: Patrick Prill

Feedback: Solicited vs Unsolicited
Written by: Nicola Lindgren

4 Things Every Business Leader Should Know (But Most Don’t)
Written by: Greg Satell

Quote of the day:
“Unexpressed emotions will never die. They are buried alive and will come forth later in uglier ways.” -Sigmund Freud

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Five Blogs – 4 June 2021

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The Shape of Testing
Written by: Jeff Nyman

Automate everything! (Part 1)
Written by: Mihai Balica

How to Reject Stupid Feedback
Written by: Dan Rockwell

8 Habits of Highly Successful Continuous Testing Teams
Written by: Eran Kinsbruner

When and How Do You Ask for What You Want
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Quote of the day:
“You can’t make decisions based on fear and the possibility of what might happen” -Michelle Obama

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Five Blogs – 28 April 2021

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Psychological Safety and the Free Exchange of Ideas
Written by: Amy C. Edmondson Ph.D.

Have We Taken Agile Too Far?
Written by: Colin Bryar and Bill Carr

Four Actions to Take on Customer Effort Feedback
Written by: Annette Franz

Why Do Most UI Test Automation Fail? (Part 2: Wrong Choice of Test Syntax Framework)
Written by: Zhimin Zhan

Some Can Transform Themselves. Others Can’t. Here’s What Makes The Difference
Written by: Greg Satell

Quote of the day:
“Accept that great things don’t always happen overnight and keep pushing” -Brandon Woelfel

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Five Blogs – 26 April 2021

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Leadership Tip #5: Learn How to Ask for Help
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Tumbleweed
Written by: Bob Marshall

Why Do Most UI Test Automation Fail? (Part 1: Wrong Automation Framework)
Written by: Zhimin Zhan

How to Design a Path Forward when You Feel Like the Chief Plate Spinner
Written by: Dan Rockwell

A Path to AI Explainability
Written by: Peter Varhol

Quote of the day:
“Focus on the ones who stay, not the ones you have to convince to.” -Kirstie Taylor

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Five Blogs – 4 March 2021

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How to write test cases for both manual and automated tests
Written by: Gerie Owen

Flaky Testing
Written by: Michael Bolton

Stop Softening Tough Feedback
Written by: Dane Jensen on Peggy Baumgartner

How to Fuel Tomorrow’s Energy Tonight
Written by: Dan Rockwell

How to Fix the Most Soul-Crushing Meetings
Written by: Ron Carucci

Quote of the day:
“Teaching is learning things twice” -Joseph Joubert

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Five Blogs – 21 January 2021

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The Testing Mindset Myth
Written by: Alan Page

Greatness Is Not For You
Written by: Jesse Lyn Stoner

Take the Shoe-on-the-Other-Foot Test
Written by: Frank Sonnenberg

How to Take Action on Your Customer Feedback
Written by: Annette Franz

The Leadership Quality That Will Help You Get Comfortable With Crisis
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Quote of the day:
“You can’t change the wind but you can set your sails.” -Cora L. V. Hatch

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Five Blogs – 3 December 2020

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Whose Quality Is It Anyway?
Written by: Djuka Selendic

Critique, Don’t Criticize!
Written by: Deborah Mills-Scofield

The Startup Failure Curve: 7 Important Stats to Know
Written by: Jayson DeMers

7 FBI Tips On How To Be More Likable
Written by: Larae Quy

Diversity and psychological safety, the struggle of The Little Mermaid
Written by: Ester Daniel Ytterbrink

Quote of the day:
“Look around you. Appreciate what you have.” -Michael Sanchez

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Five Blogs – 2 December 2020

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The Testing King’s Speech
Written by: Peter G. Walen

How Leaders Foster 100% Responsibility
Written by: Dr. John Izzo

How to Help Your Boss Give You a Better Performance Review
Written by: Karin Hurt and David Dye

10 Tips for Offering Excellent Feedback
Written by: Starr Sackstein

When Leaders Don’t Listen
Written by: Steve Keating

Quote of the day:
“Forget the timeline and just live” -Nimita Bhatt

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Five Blogs – 4 September 2019

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What broke the bank
Written by: Chris Stokel-Walker

The Misconceptions of Agile
Written by: Aphinya Dechalert

Data Scientists, The 5 Graph Algorithms that you should know
Written by: Rahul Agarwal

What Good Feedback Really Looks Like
Written by: Craig Chappelow & Cindy McCauley

Find A Mentor
Written by: Karlo Smid

Quote of the day:
“All profound distraction opens certain doors. You have to allow yourself to be distracted when you are unable to concentrate.” -Julio Cortazar

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