Five Blogs – 9 November 2015

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

Principles Not Rules, part 1
Written by: Iain McCowatt

What Gear Are You In Right Now?
Written by: Michael McKinney

The 3 Power People You Need on Your Team
Written by: Dan Rockwell

Why ISO 29119 Is a Flawed Quality Standard
Written by: James Christie

The Best Pros Won’t Work For You, But You Can Still Engage Them
Written by: Stephane Kasriel

Quote of the day:
“Purpose and principle, … commonly shared, are the genetic code of any healthy organization” -Dee Hock

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Five Blogs – 22 October 2015

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The End of Expertise
Written by: Bill Fischer

The Ultimate Coaching Question
Written by: Madeleine Blanchard

Strategy In A Networked World
Written by: Greg Satell

The Easy Way May Be the Hard Way
Written by: Frank Sonnenberg

Thoughts: Tips for preparing for your first conference talk
Written by: Kim Knup

Quote of the day:
“A leader is someone who can remember what they set out to create” -Michael Gerber

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Five Blogs – 14 July 2015

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Leaders Must Do More Than Inspire—We Must Shape Networks
Written by: Greg Satell

10 Simple Steps To Be Productive And Kill The Procrastination Beast
Written by: Tor Refsland

Want To Improve? Start With Respect
Written by: Gil Zilberfeld

Effective Delegation: An Easy to Use Tool
Written by: Karin Hurt

Sigh. Automation… again
Written by: Alan Page

Quote of the day:
“I would rather have a mind opened by wonder than one closed by belief” -Gerry Spence

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Five Blogs – 13 July 2015

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3 Unconventional Methods to Overcome Procrastination
Written by: Dean Bokhari

How to Get the Most Out of a Conference
Written by: Rebecca Knight

Cancelling One-on-One Meetings Destroys Your Productivity
Written by: Elizabeth Grace Saunders

I’m Sorry, But Agile Won’t Fix Your Products
Written by: Adam Pisoni

Empathy Is Actually a Choice
Written by: Daryl Cameron, Michael Inzlicht and William A. Cunningham

Quote of the day:
“Problems are extracted from messes by analysis. Managers do not solve problems, they manage messes.” -Russell Ackoff

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Five Blogs – 15 May 2015

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Hybrid Mobile Apps: Providing A Native Experience With Web Technologies
Written by: Patrick Rudolph

Networking When You Hate Talking to Strangers
Written by: Dorie Clark

Backlogs Are Not Waste
Written by: Jurgen Appelo

Zappos Just Pulled Off the Boldest Change Management Move Ever
Written by: Tim Kastelle

Debunking the “Conspiracy” around Learning to Code
Written by: Matthew Heusser

Quote of the day:
“In the seed model, Leadership is the process of creating an environment in which people become empowered” -Gerald M. Weinberg

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Five Blogs – 5 January 2015

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9 Ways to be Happier at Work in 2015
Written by: Tim Leberecht

Exploratory Testing is not the antithesis of structured testing
Written by: Arborosa

If ‘Automation’ Were A Member Of Your Team
Written by: Girlstest2

The Synchronized Organization
Written by: Greg Satell

Good to Great: Creating Core Values in the Relationship Economy
Written by: Tamara McCleary

Quote of the day:
“The only way out is through” -Carl Jung

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Five Blogs – 23 December 2014

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Training Strategies for Transformations and Change: Experiential Learning
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Because We Can Breathe
Written by: Liz Kislik

On Waiting and Testing
Written by: Pete Walen

Networking is Giving
Written by: Ashley Stahl

Temporal aspects to a test strategy as the next idea to guide testing
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

Quote of the day:
“A fool sees himself as another. But a wise man sees others as himself” -Dogen

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Five Blogs – 3 November 2014

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Emotions at Work: Using Your Emotional Intelligence
Written by: Dana Theus

Productivity for the Depressed
Written by: J. B. Rainsberger

To Be Successful, Do Only What Matters
Written by: Steve Tobak

Innovation Tools: Pattern Forming
Written by: Simon Knight

Build a change platform, not a change program
Written by: Gary Hamel and Michele Zanini

Quote of the day:
“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think” -Margaret Mead

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Five Blogs – 29 September 2014

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4 Ways I Tell If Someone I’m Interviewing Has Passion About the Job
Written by: Kris Dunn

Innovation Tools: Observation
Written by: Simon Knight

Courage: The Missing Ingredient in Decision-Making
Written by: Susan Taylor

Don’t Count on It
Written by: James Thomas

3 Types of Posts to Avoid on Social Media
Written by: Megan Totka

Quote of the day:
“First, last and always, the professional focuses on mastery of the craft” -Robert McKee

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Five Blogs – 13 August 2014

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The Secrets of World-Class Networkers
Written by: Lauren Levine

Introducing the SCARE Method
Written by: Matt Heusser

I’ve got integration and system tests, why do I need unit tests?
Written by: James Grenning

The Biggest Reason Teams Get Stuck
Written by: Karin Hurt

Test Coverage or Ass Coverage
Written by: Darren Hails

Quote of the day:
“Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone” -Alan Watts

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