Five Blogs – 30 September 2021

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5 Reasons to Stop Being a Perfectionist
Written by: Marie Leslie

API Security 101: Insufficient Logging and Monitoring
Written by: Vickie Li

Is It Dangerous to Calculate the Cost per Point?
Written by: Mike Cohn

Quality Leadership: Influence through Informal Leadership
Written by: Jess Ingrassellino

Leadership In Test: Managing Your Career
Written by: Paul Gerrard

Quote of the day:
“Speak what we feel, not what we ought to say.” -William Shakespeare

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Five Blogs – 8 September 2021

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True Leaders Create Urgency Not Turmoil
Written by: Kate Nasser

The Power of Pressure
Written by: Michael Mckinney

What is Stored XSS?
Written by: Vickie Li

Introduction to Mutation Testing
Written by: Rodrigo Martínez Díaz

12 Time thieves to avoid
Written by: Francisco Sáez

Quote of the day:
“The knowledge I have now is not the knowledge I had then” -Stokely Carmichael

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Five Blogs – 1 July 2021

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In Test We Trust
Written by: Patrick Prill

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

Practice Makes Better – 5x to Continuous Releases
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

Delivering Information vs. Delivering Meta-Information
Written by: Elizabeth Zagroba

What are an SDET’s roles and responsibilities?
Written by: Matthew Grasberger

Quote of the day:
“Anything that gets your blood racing is probably worth doing” -Hunter S. Thompson

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Five Blogs – 22 February 2021

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TDD: Balancing Progress with Stability
Written by: Bill Wake

The Triage Of Time: Three Tools To Manage Your Life Like A Pro
Written by: Antti Niittyviita

This is at the Heart of Every Great Team
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Lessons learned from writing a ten-part blog series
Written by: Lee Hawkins

Communities of Interest
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Quote of the day:
“A hidden connection is stronger than an obvious one” -Heraclitus

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Five Blogs – 14 January 2021

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It’s Time to Focus on Projects, Not Ideas
Written by: Michael McKinney

How to Resolve the Roots of Disagreement
Written by: Jesse Lyn Stoner

The Play, the points, and the biggest lie in software
Written by: Gojko Adzic

What Are Your Next Actions?
Written by: Francisco Sáez

Continuous Improvement – Disconnected
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Quote of the day:
“Doing the right thing doesn’t always make you feel good” -Tom Kirkman

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Five Blogs – 12 January 2021

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Just Drive
Written by: Mike Vardy

7+ Ways to Track User Stories
Written by: Bill Wake

Common search engine questions about testing #5: “Can you automate software testing?”
Written by: Lee Hawkins

How to Test Software in Startups – Idea vs Functional Testing
Written by: Jonas Menesklou

Is Living Documentation a good way to document
Written by: Dirk Rombauts

Quote of the day:
“We cannot simply sit and stare at our wounds forever. We must stand up and move on to the next action.” -Haruki Murakami

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Five Blogs – 17 December 2020

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Common search engine questions about testing #4: “How is software testing done?”
Written by: Lee Hawkins

How to Get and Remain Organized During Chaotic Times
Written by: Molly Stovold

Symptoms of a Victim Mentality
Written by: Frank Sonnenberg

Quality (Assurance) is Everyone’s Responsibility
Written by: Brijesh Deb

Seven Essentials for DevOps Success
Written by: Jagadish Anandhan

Quote of the day:
“Shut down the shoulds, and just be.” -Latasha Alcindor

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Five Blogs – 5 October 2020

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Why senior engineers get nothing done
Written by: Swizec Teller

10 Years in Testing, 10 lessons – Lesson 9
Written by: Maaike Brinkhof

How To Deal With Endless Flow of Action Points?
Written by: Antti Niittyviita

Testing Strategy for Hyperconnected World of IoT
Written by: Rajni Singh

Are You Testing The Quality Into Your Software?
Written by: Richard Estra

Quote of the day:
“I’ve learned it’s important not to limit yourself. You can do whatever you really love to do, no matter what that is.” -Ryan Gosling

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Five Blogs – 1 September 2020

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Changing Direction is Not Lack of Direction
Written by: Kate Nasser

Expected Results
Written by: Michael Bolton‬

Why Your Team Should Practice Collective Mindfulness
Written by: Megan Reitz and Michael Chaskalson

Rediscovering Productivity
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Reaping the True Value of Exploratory Testing
Written by: Rajini Padmanaban

Quote of the day:
“Work hard in silence, let your success be your noise.” -Frank Ocean

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Five Blogs – 13 August 2020

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Directive or Non-directive Coaching: Why Everyone Needs To Know
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Is your GUI test automation framework up to snuff?
Written by: Nikolay Advolodkin

Part 1: Testing vs Quality Management – What is Testing?
Written by: Janet Gregory

8 Steps to Lift Yourself Out of a Coronavirus Career Rut
Written by: Ann Lloyd

What is Good Advice for a New Leader
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Quote of the day:
“Worrying will not do anything but make us feel worse than we already do” -Brianna Wiest

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