Five Blogs – 25 June 2020

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

Cost of Delay Vs Cost of Poor Quality
Written by: Duncan Nisbet

My experience of working from home full-time during the pandemic
Written by: Lee Hawkins

5 Home Office Ideas That Will Encourage Your Productivity
Written by: Nicole Garrison

How To Set Smart(ish) Goals For Testers Part 3
Written by: Thomas Cagley

The Art of Exploratory Testing
Written by: Sanjugtha Shoba

Quote of the day:
“Nobody ever figures out what life is all about, and it doesn’t matter. Explore the world. Nearly everything is really interesting if you go into it deeply enough.” -Richard P. Feynman

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Five Blogs – 23 June 2020

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How To Set Smart(ish) Goals For Testers Part 2
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Automation – what bugs me
Written by: Paul Seaman

Congratulations, you failed
Written by: Michiel Rook

For Against Method
Written by: James Thomas

Management via Worry and Crisis
Written by: Michael Lopp

Quote of the day:
“Sometimes you make choices in life and sometimes choices make you” -Gayle Forman

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Five Blogs – 19 June 2020

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How To Set Smart(ish) Goals For Testers Part 1
Written by: Thomas Cagley

5 Reasons Why Product Managers Should Have a Close Relationship With Software Testers
Written by: Daniel Knott

I’m a musician, that shall make me a better tester
Written by: Pekka Marjamäki

Keys to Becoming a Better Coach
Written by: Randy Conley

Be Your Best Advocate: How to Track Your Career Value
Written by: Dee Ann Pizzica

Quote of the day:
“You can’t get much done in life if you only work on days when you feel good.” -Mel Robbins

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Five Blogs – 29 May 2020

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10 Things Every Developer Should Learn
Written by: Peter Christian Fraedrich

Why Online Testing Communities Bring Growth, Learning and Belonging
Written by: Rob Lambert

Five steps to successfully learn any test automation framework
Written by: Kevin Tuck

Rework Online Training Part 5: Design for Online Interaction
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Do You Have Time for Goals?
Written by: Steve Keating

Quote of the day:
“The best thing for being sad is to learn something. That’s the only thing that never fails.” -T.H. White

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Five Blogs – 27 December 2019

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Christmas, Deadlines, and Procrastination
Written by: Dan Rockwell

Adjust Your Own Mask First
Written by: Steve Keating

Real Device and Browser Testing Strategy for 2020
Written by: Sarah Mischinger

Writing good bug reports
Written by: Corina Pip

A quick guide to ATDD
Written by: Neil Killick

Quote of the day:
“You’re stronger than you believe. Don’t let your fear own you. Own yourself.” -Michelle Hodkin

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Five Blogs – 1 October 2019

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

Components of Good Sprint Goals
Written by: Thomas Cagley

More SIM Cards Vulnerable to Simjacker Attack Than Previously Disclosed
Written by: Mohit Kumar

Work as forming the future, work as art
Written by: Esko Kilpi

The Power Of A Question
Written by: Greg Satell

5 key ways to fulfill the role of QA in DevOps
Written by: Amy Reichert

Quote of the day:
“It’s not how you fall that counts. It’s how you get up.” -Joe Namath

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Five Blogs – 30 Augustus 2019

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

Scenarios using custom DSLs
Written by: Liz Keogh

5 Quick Mindset Checks When You Catch a Mistake
Written by: Alli Polin

Read, listen and learn today
Written by: Lisa Crispin

Azure, ARM Deployments and a Salute to Helpful Error Messages
Written by: Brett Hinton

A Big Goal Is Not The Same As Vision
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Quote of the day:
“Keep working even when no one is watching” -Alex Morgan

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Five Blogs – 15 March 2019

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This Is How You Can Tackle Big Scary Goals
Written by: LaRae Quy

15 Things You Should Know About Technical Program Managers
Written by: Becca Bruggman

How to Stop Obsessing Over Your Mistakes
Written by: Alice Boyes

Testing vs. Checking – separate entities or part of a whole?
Written by: Lena Pejgan Wiberg

Sponsoring a “New” Book? #30DaysOfTesting Testability
Written by: Michael Larsen

Quote of the day:
“One is never afraid of the unknown; one is afraid of the known coming to an end.” -Jiddu Krishnamurti

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Five Blogs – 17 January 2018

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

7 Powerful Ways to Make Decisions with Confidence
Written by: Lolly Daskal

They are “Lessons to be Learned”, not “Lessons Learned”
Written by: Mike Griffiths

3 Questions to Ask Before Estimating an Agile Program
Written by: Johanna Rothman

I have goals. I have no goals.
Written by: Rosie Sherry

How to Avoid the 5 Career Derailers
Written by: Michael McKinney

Quote of the day:
“Couples who play together stay together.” -Jillian Yuhas and Jan Yuhas

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Five Blogs – 5 January 2018

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

My hope for Testing in 2018…
Written by: Steve Watson

How ING Bank Does SRE
Written by: Manuel Pais

Set Goals for What Matters
Written by: Jesse Lyn Stoner

Assertions considered Harmful
Written by: Jeremias Rössler

3 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Bet Your Business On A Platform
Written by: Greg Satell

Quote of the day:
“It’s not what you are that holds you back, it’s what you think you are not” -Denis Waitley

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