Five Blogs – 21 April 2021

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Testing strategies for agile teams
Written by: Kislay Verma

The Hopelessness of No Goals
Written by: Steve Keating

A More Advisory Role
Written by: Jesper Ottosen

Using Retries in tests can hide the bugs
Written by: Corina Pip

Why JavaScript Is Not a Suitable Language for Real Web Test Automation?
Written by: Zhimin Zhan

Quote of the day:
“Everything in life is metaphor” -Haruki Murakami

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Five Blogs – 14 April 2021

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Catch 22 and The Kobayashi Maru
Written by: Steve Keating

Pipelines as code… not text
Written by: Beastmode

Achieve More with Less: Pareto’s Principle in Software Testing
Written by: Prashant Hedge

The thrill of testing
Written by: Paul Seaman

Is Critical Thinking Dead?
Written by: Randy Gage

Quote of the day:
“The present changes the past. Looking back you do not find what you left behind.” -Kiran Desai

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Five Blogs – 6 April 2021

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Automating Chaos Just Gives You Faster Chaos
Written by: Prashant Kumar

So you want to become a Test Automation Engineer?
Written by: Andrejs Doronins

Looking for Problems
Written by: Steve Keating

Leaders Should Make It Safe to Speak Up
Written by: Amy C. Edmondson Ph.D.

Modern Application Development
Written by: Ricardo Duncan Jr.

Quote of the day:
“This is what you do. You make a future for yourself out of the raw material at hand.” -Michael Cunningham

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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 – 18 February 2021

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Old School: Schools of testing
Written by: Conor Fitzgerald

The Best Way to Boost Employee Motivation
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Why We Are Beset With Conspiracy Theories (And How To Fix It)
Written by: Greg Satell

The Best Advice People Can Give Their Younger Selves
Written by: LaRae Quy

Community Of Practice
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Quote of the day:
“The highest form of ignorance is when you reject something you don’t know anything about” -Wayne Dyer

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Five Blogs – 25 January 2021

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Definition of Done
Written by: Lina Zubyte

Learning to Script
Written by: James Thomas

REST APIs Test Pyramid
Written by: Bartłomiej Żyliński

Stop Telling and Start Asking
Written by: Steve Keating

How to Spend Way Less Time on Email Every Day
Written by: Matt Plummer

Quote of the day:
“True courage is about being honest with yourself. Especially when it’s difficult.” -Mr. Robot

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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 – 11 December 2020

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Take the First Step
Written by: Francisco Sáez

Be your best self
Written by: Anne-Marie Charrett

My Personal Vision and Mission
Written by: Elisabeth Hocke

Three Keys to the Power of Commitment
Written by: Steve Gutzler

Managing an Underperformer Who Thinks They’re Doing Great
Written by: Liz Kislik

Quote of the day:
“They want me. I want you. And you want someone else. But none of us wants to turn around.” -Iain Thomas

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Five Blogs – 24 November 2020

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Common search engine questions about testing #2: How does software testing impact software quality?
Written by: Lee Hawkins

When AI sees a man, it thinks “official.” A woman? “Smile”
Written by: Tom Simonite

What Exploratory Testing Is Depends on Who You Are
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

The Enemy Within a Me
Written by: Steve Keating

Programming Languages Aspiring Technical Testers Need to Learn
Written by: Raj Subrameyer

Quote of the day:
“Fun is the most important. If you do stuff for money, it never works out.” -Ina Garten

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Five Blogs – 17 November 2020

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Canvassing for improvement experiments with a canvas
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

Questions over Answers
Written by: Anne-Marie Charrett

Are You Too Concerned With Your Reputation
Written by: Steve Keating

What is Exploratory Testing? An Alternative to Scripted Testing and Try To Break It Testing
Written by: Simon Tomes

Finance Transformation: Focus On Financial Guidance
Written by: Diane Davidson

Quote of the day:
“This feeling of chaos and uncertainty won’t last forever” -Marisa Donnelly

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