Five Blogs – 9 July 2021

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Waterfall, Baking and Slow Feedback
Written by: Nicola Lindgren

DRY or Don’t Repeat Yourself in test automation – part 1
Written by: Han Toan Lim

When Nothing Goes Right, Shift Left
Written by: Niranjani Manoharan

The focus on the last thing
Written by: Seth Godin

Organizational Learning – The Influencing Dynamics Of Scenario Planning
Written by: Lance Mortlock

Quote of the day:
“The most profound choice in life is to either accept things as they exist or to accept the responsibility for changing them” -Don Koberg

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Five Blogs – 2 July 2021

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What is Acceptance Criteria?
Written by: Wes Silverstein

Test Automation Career Path
Written by: Angie Jones

The Hazards of a “Nice” Company Culture
Written by: Timothy R. Clark

Automation Test Strategy: What Should We Automate
Written by: Johanna South

An introduction to contract testing – part 3 – getting started with Pact
Written by: Bas Dijkstra

Quote of the day:
“Do exactly what you would do if you felt most secure” -Meister Eckhart

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Five Blogs – 22 April 2021

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Revealing, Building And Emerging: We Need To Take A More Biological View Of Technology
Written by: Greg Satell

Ambitious
Written by: Bob Marshall

Reading and testing JSON object in Cypress
Written by: Filip Hric

Identifying Root Causes Beats Quick Fixes Every Time
Written by: Sarah Hiner

Contemporary Exploratory Testing
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

Quote of the day:
“The unprepared mind cannot see the outstretched hand of opportunity” -Alexander Fleming

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Five Blogs – 20 April 2021

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Input Validation – TDD Patterns
Written by: Bill Wake

Reflections
Written by: Janet Gregory

Is talking about “scaling” human testing missing the point?
Written by: Lee Hawkins

Oblivious
Written by: Bob Marshall

The Digital Era Is Over. Long Live Innovation!
Written by: Greg Satell

Quote of the day:
“Talent is a wonderful thing, but it won’t carry a quitter.” -Stephen King

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Five Blogs – 5 April 2021

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Exercises from my courses – Keeping your tests simple
Written by: Bas Dijkstra

Set-Like Objects – TDD Patterns
Written by: Bill Wake

True North and Life: An Allegory
Written by: Peter Varhol

The Conflated Exploratory Testing
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

An Overabundance of Planning
Written by: Bob Marshall

Quote of the day:
“Creativity thrives on constraints” -Jake Parker

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Five Blogs – 10 March 2021

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Do We Want Tech Companies Running Our Towns?
Written by: Peter Varhol

Don’t try to change your organization; change the underlying forces that make it what it is
Written by: Dan Oestreich

Don’t Believe Everything You Think!
Written by: Greg Satell

Free Yourself from Overwork
Written by: Michael Hyatt

The Test Data Bottleneck and How to Solve It
Written by: Maarten Urbach

Quote of the day:
“The willingness to do creates the ability to do” -Peter McWilliams

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Five Blogs – 26 February 2021

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Artefact Driven Delivery
Written by: Bob Marshall

The Urgency Illusion: Are You Running Around with Your Hair on Fire? Here’s Why!
Written by: Dan Rockwell

End to End Testing as a Test Strategist
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

Software Testing Is Tedious. AI Can Help.
Written by: Matthew Lodge

Persuading the Unpersuadable
Written by: Adam Grant

Quote of the day:
“Mistakes are opportunities to grow” -Lecrae

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Five Blogs – 13 January 2021

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Six FAQs Explored
Written by: Bob Marshall

A Formula for Your Best Day Ever Pt. I
Written by: Dan Rockwell

Superspreader Down: How Trump’s Exile from Social Media Alters the Future of Politics, Security, and Public Health
Written by: Peter W. Singer

Innovation Needs Constraints
Written by: Greg Satell

The Customer is Always Right
Written by: Steve Keating

Quote of the day:
“If you try to fail, and succeed, which have you done?” -George Carlin

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Five Blogs – 27 August 2020

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Machine learning reveals role of culture in shaping meanings of words
Written by: Rachel Nuwer

To Be Successful Working from Home- Your Personality Matters
Written by: Lolly Daskal

4 Reasons Why You Hurt Your Own Strategies
Written by: Paul LaRue

How To Design Your Organization For Transformation
Written by: Greg Satell

Lessons from 15 years of bug bounties
Written by: Joe Uchill

Quote of the day:
“I have been bent and broken, but – I hope – into a better shape.” -Charles Dickens

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Five Blogs – 30 December 2019

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New Year’s Resolutions for Software Testers
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

Asking Smart Questions Changes Everything
Written by: Greg Bustin

Jumpstart Your Test Automation with These 5 Steps
Written by: Veethee Dixit

Discretionary Effort
Written by: Bob Marshall

Who Is Part of Your Support System?
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Quote of the day:
“Education isn’t something you can finish” -Isaac Asimov

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