Five Blogs – 25 July 2022

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

Dealing with the Fallacies of a Fallacy
Written by: Ravisuriya Eshwara

People Believe What They Want to Believe
Written by: Steve Keating

8 common mistakes in Cypress (and how to avoid them)
Written by: Filip Hric

The Benefits of Automating Cross-Browser Testing
Written by: Test Automation Insights

Blockchain for Test Engineers: What is blockchain
Written by: Oleksandr Romanov

Quote of the day:
“There is no pressure when you are making a dream come true” -Neymar Santos

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Five Blogs – 21 January 2022

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Testing With Charles Proxy Part 1
Written by: Nicola Lindgren

The Importance of a Mentor
Written by: Steve Keating

Balancing Between Stream-Aligned and Enabling Teams
Written by: Areti Panou

Code Smells in Exceptions
Written by: Bill Wake

Why Purpose Matters
Written by: Greg Satell

EXTRA:

How does a tester ask powerful questions? Let’s break it down!
Written by: Vernon Richards

Quote of the day:
“Predicting rain doesn’t count. Building arks does.” -Warren Buffett

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Five Blogs – 3 May 2021

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

When To Coach vs Mentor | Coaching Skills for Technology Leaders
Written by: Toby Sinclair

Reset vs. Return
Written by: Steve Browne

Software infrastructure 2.0: a wishlist
Written by: Erik Bernhardsson

On Agile Methods
Written by: GeePaw Hill

The QA Engineer’s Guide to Exploratory Testing
Written by: TestSim

Quote of the day:
“Even the silence has a story to tell you. Just listen. Listen.” -Jacqueline Woodson

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Five Blogs – 31 March 2021

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

Test Automation Pipelines for Modern CI Flows
Written by: Mark Kardashov

How To Know When You’ve Found The Perfect Mentor
Written by: Larae Quy

Exploratory Tooling
Written by: James Thomas

Stimulus, response, check: The core of test automation
Written by: Paul Grizzaffi

7 Reasons Why Software Developers Are Prone to Bugs
Written by: Fabio Veronese

Quote of the day:
“Read good books to improve yourself” -Lailah Gifty Akita

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Five Blogs – 4 September 2019

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

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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Five Blogs – 6 March 2019

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

Ready for Launch: Avoiding Chaos
Written by: Eric Karkovack

Hindsight lessons about exploration: The science of testing
Written by: Victor Slavchev

Three Great Team-Building Activities To Help Promote Better Corporate Culture
Written by: Brad Wayland

Why It’s Hard to Find a Mentor
Written by: Eric Torrence

How a Tester Can Build a Professional Portfolio
Written by: Justin Rohrman

Quote of the day:
“I am convinced that different people awaken different beasts in you” -Michelle K

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Five Blogs – 4 October 2018

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

How to Turn Things around When Being Productive Seems Impossible
Written by: Francisco Sáez

A Formula Every Leader Should Know for Activating Change
Written by: Jeremy Chandler

Testing in Production – Big Ideas from TestBash Manchester 2018
Written by: Stu

5 Tips for Mentoring Future Mentors
Written by: Payson Hall

Assessing the Emotional Intelligence Factor – Part 1
Written by: Mary Key, Ph.D.

Quote of the day:
“Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” -Will Rogers

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Five Blogs – 13 August 2018

In Memoriam : Jerry Weinberg

And I thought I had time…
Written by: Smita Pandey Mishra

Remembering Jerry Weinberg
Written by: Aleksis Tulonen

Farewell, My Dumbledore
Written by: Michael Larsen

Jerry’s Story: In Memoriam
Written by: Danny Faught

Jerry Weinberg’s Last Worry
Written by: James Bach

EXTRA:

Tribute to Gerald Weinberg: Testing is Harder than Development
Written by: Joe Colantonio

Thank you, Jerry Weinberg
Written by: Rich Rogers

Quote of the day:
“If you reward busyness, you’ll get lots of tests, but not much testing.” -Jerry Weinberg‬

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Five Blogs – 10 July 2018

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

Application of modern testing for testing a modern application
Written by: Chris George

What Ike’s Secret D-Day Letter Shows Us About Leadership
Written by: Michael Hyatt

Crafting User Stories That Agile Teams Will Love
Written by: Nishi Grover Garg

The Product Backlog: Two Is One Too Many
Written by: Daniel Greenberg

Five Crazy Places To Find A Mentor
Written by: Terri Klass

Quote of the day:
“An error does not become a mistake, until you refuse to correct it.” -Orlando A. Battista

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Five Blogs – 27 February 2018

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

Good Mentors Help You Work Through Strong Emotions
Written by: Wendy Murphy

Mabl – AI Machine Learning Test Automation
Written by: Joe Colantonio

The 5 Whys
Written by: Greg Satell

The Meta-Game of Regression Testing Tooling
Written by: Matt Heusser

Faster. Faster. Faster.
Written by: John Cutler

Quote of the day:
“Until we accept the fact that life itself is founded in mystery, we shall learn nothing.” -Henry Miller

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