Five Blogs – 20 January 2022

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

Becoming a Better Writer in Tech
Written by: Gergely Orosz

Bosses think that security is taken care of: CISOs aren’t so sure
Written by: Danny Palmer

Understanding Public Expectations Is Key To Building Trust
Written by: Adi Gaskell

4 Things I Learned About Agile By Doing It
Written by: Vernon Richards

The Roots of Rightshifting
Written by: Bob Marshall

Quote of the day:
“Best apology is a change in behavior” -Rachel Reid

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Five Blogs – 6 January 2022

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How An Expectation Drives Performance
Written by: Frank Sonnenberg

Why Should Software Testers Understand Unit Testing?
Written by: Jess Ingrassellino

Know how your org works (or how to become a more effective engineer)
Written by: Cindy Sridharan

Scaling productivity on microservices at Lyft (Part 1)
Written by: Garrett Heel

“Missing”​ Requirements
Written by: Michael Bolton

Quote of the day:
“It’s not weakness to require help, or a protector.” -Alexandra Bracken

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Five Blogs – 4 January 2022

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2022: Surviving Change
Written by: Greg Satell

Core belief: We’re in it together
Written by: Jason Yip

Take Charge of Your Life
Written by: Steve Keating

The Cloud != Somebody Else’s Computer
Written by: Stephen Giguere

How To Coach Your Team to Run a Daily Scrum Meeting When You Cannot Attend
Written by: Brian Milner

Quote of the day:
“Conquer your bad habits or they will conquer you” -Rob Gilbert

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Five Blogs – 19 November 2021

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The Organisational Psychotherapy Standup
Written by: Bob Marshall

Four Ways to Become a Complete Leader
Written by: Xavier Naville

Why cyber crime groups are some of the world’s most effective startups
Written by: Keiron Holyome

We Need New Skills For A New Era Of Innovation
Written by: Greg Satell

Queues from Stacks: Functional Data Types
Written by: Bill Wake

Quote of the day:
“We can make up for lost money but we can’t make up for lost time.” -Simon Sinek

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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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