Five Blogs – 23 June 2021

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

Insights and Observations from the Latest Manager Development Programs
Written by: Art Petty

Innovating For The Long Term
Written by: Greg Satell

Habits in Quality
Written by: Anne-Marie Charrett

Leadership In Test: Testing As A Team
Written by: Paul Gerrard

The 9-5 Office – Why I’m Backing the Alternative
Written by: Rod Webb

Quote of the day:
“Courage could mean to slay the dragon. But could it also mean to tame our fears?” -Jane Spahr

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Five Blogs – 10 June 2021

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

Dear Future Me: I Am Not Alone
Written by: Elisabeth (Lisi) Hocke

Disadvantages of Pull Requests
Written by: Tomasz Wróbel

Static vs Unit vs Integration vs E2E Testing for Frontend Apps
Written by: Kent C. Dodds

Effectiveness is a Matter of Habit
Written by: Francisco Sáez

The Wisdom Body
Written by: Mary Gelinas

Quote of the day:
“Don’t think or judge, just listen.” -Sarah Dessen

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Five Blogs – 11 March 2021

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

The Best Leaders Give Their Time to Others
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Make Time for Small Talk in Your Virtual Meetings
Written by: Bob Frisch and Cary Greene

Four Ways to Keep Testing Skills Sharp During the Pandemic
Written by: Nishi Grover Garg

Bloggers Club: The Importance of Exploratory Testing
Written by: Nicola Lindgren

How to Change Habits in 4 Steps
Written by: Francisco Sáez

Quote of the day:
“A pain in the leg means ‘don’t put pressure on this leg’; a pain in the mind means ‘change the way you live’.” -Russell Brand

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Five Blogs – 5 March 2021

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How the Best Leaders Build Trust at Work
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Why You Should Be More Proactive and Less Reactive, and How to Do So
Written by: Francisco Sáez

Forget SOLID. Say Hello To SHOC Principles for Modular Design.
Written by: Jason Gorman

Why Testers Will Have Their Place In Software Teams
Written by: Venkat Ramakrishnan

Who is the Customer?
Written by: Bill Wake

Quote of the day:
“Failure we can do alone. Success always takes help.” -Thomas Fuller

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Five Blogs – 18 November 2020

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7 ways to become a better storyteller
Written by: Vala Afshar

Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC) – Benefits & Phases
Written by: Laveena Ramchandani

The Secret to Creating Lasting Habits
Written by: Michael Hyatt

10 Principles for Transformational Change
Written by: Greg Satell

The Substitution Trap
Written by: Gary Klein Ph.D

Quote of the day:
“Definitions belong to the definers, not the defined.” -Toni Morrison

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Five Blogs – 21 October 2020

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How To Make Sure You Are Living Up to Your Potential
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Agile Coaching Code of Ethics – Systemic Impacts
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Is contracting dead or is there another way
Written by: Matt Craven

Defect Tracking: 5 Common Reasons for Bug Rejection
Written by: Sri Priya P Kulkarni

Five habits to adopt in order to be a better software tester
Written by: Kevin Tuck

Quote of the day:
“If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.” -H.G. Wells

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Five Blogs – 18 September 2020

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Begin with the End in Mind
Written by: Francisco Sáez

Three Ways to Help Developers Embrace Testing
Written by: Alissa Lydon

Innovate with Urgency — Even When There’s No Crisis
Written by: Ron Ashkenas

How Much Imperfection Can We Live With
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Use a Pre-Mortem to Identify Project Risks Before They
Written by: Mike Cohn

Quote of the day:
“Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.” -Roy T. Bennett

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Five Blogs – 6 July 2020

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

How to Break Your Bad Leadership Habits
Written by: Lolly Daskal

How Do We Operate When We Can’t See the Finish Line?
Written by: Johanna Rothman

How to Identify Your Core Values and Live with More Meaning
Written by: Shannon Kaiser

Learning about Learning
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

Raise Your Exploratory Testing Game
Written by: Nishi Grover Garg

Quote of the day:
“Success isn’t overnight. It’s when everyday you get a little better than the day before. It all adds up.” -Dwayne Johnson

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Five Blogs – 27 Augustus 2019

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The Best Advice for a Leader Who’s a Fixer
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Why T-shaped people?
Written by: Jason Yip

The 3 Expressions of Freedom at Work
Written by: Dan Rockwell

What Does It Mean To Be A Technical Tester?
Written by: Claire Reckless

9 Habits That Will Change Your Life
Written by: Chloe Bennet

Quote of the day:
“When you know where you are going, the universe will clear a path for you.” -Iyanla Vanzant

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Five Blogs – 5 July 2019

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

How to Unlock the Hidden Knowledge in Your Organization
Written by: Jim Taggart

7 Effective Communication Habits of the Most Successful People
Written by: Lolly Daskal

4 Misconceptions About Mental Health and Productivity in the Workplace
Written by: Kayla Matthews

The Hotel Hackers Are Hiding in the Remote Control Curtains
Written by: Patrick Clark

Visualizing Pipelines to Help Build a Quality Culture
Written by: Lisa Crispin

Quote of the day:
“Just when you think it can’t get any worse, it can. And just when you think it can’t get any better, it can.” -Nicholas Sparks

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