Five Blogs – 16 November 2015

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

You, Biased? No, It’s Your Brain
Written by: Todd Henneman

Using strong-style pairing and a coding dojo for test automation training
Written by: Katrina Clokie

Peer feedback loops: How we may benefit and what is needed to realize their potential
Written by: Siegfried Kaltenecker

How To Create UX Personas?
Written by: Ewa Puchalska

How We Manage a Mobile Device Lab with 100+ Devices
Written by: Martin Poschenrieder

Quote of the day:
“Everyone is going to see things differently – and that’s the way it should be” -Bob Ross

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Five Blogs – 10 September 2015

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

API, Web Services & Microservices Testing Pathway
Written by: Katrina Clokie

What do you do when hiring managers are looking for a set of skills you don’t have but you sorely want? You learn.
Written by: Rob Lambert

How to test with non-testers
Written by: Neil Studd

Why You Need a Mentor
Written by: Steve Keating

The Cold Wet Nose Of Reality
Written by: Bob Marshall

EXTRA:

1000 times Five Blogs A Day
Written by: Simon ‘Peter’ Schrijver

Quote of the day:
“Everywhere is within walking distance if you have the time” -Steven Wright

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Five Blogs – 3 September 2015

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

7 Questions You Should Ask When You Launch a New Project
Written by: Karin Hurt

How to Supercharge Your Productivity After a Vacation
Written by: Val Wright

Essentialism: Focus on Less Tasks to Get More Work Done
Written by: Niklas Goeke

How Making Time for Books Made Me Feel Less Busy
Written by: Hugh McGuire

Llewellyn’s strong-style pairing
Written by: Llewellyn Falco

Quote of the day:
“The best way to satisfy all our desires and make all our plans come to fruition is to let them go” -Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche

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Five Blogs – 26 June 2015

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

9 things you can do every day to be more productive
Written by: Ryan Harwood

NTS: Real-time Streaming for Test Automation
Written by: Peter Hausel and Jwalant Shah

Review: Driving While Driven: The Way of the Skilled Tester
Written by: Albert Gareev

A pairing experiment for sharing knowledge between agile teams
Written by: Katrina Clokie

An Introduction To The Data Builder Pattern
Written by: Richard Bradshaw

Quote of the day:
“In order to live life wholeheartedly, the answer is, life simply is” -Bruce Lee

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Five Blogs – 4 June 2015

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

Growing Leaders
Written by: Peter Hundermark

Where Do You Start When You Don’t Know Where to Start?
Written by: Kaylene Mathews

Prioritize Your Life Before Your Manager Does It for You
Written by: Greg McKeown

Paring is caring…
Written by: Danny Dainton

On the Value of Test Cases
Written by: Joris Meerts

Quote of the day:
“Good instincts tell you what to do long before your head has figured it out” -Michael Burke

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Five Blogs – 1 June 2015

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

Make Time for the Work That Matters
Written by: Julian Birkinshaw and Jordan Cohen

Minimum Viable Product = Maximum Expensive Learning?
Written by: Henrik Ebbeskog

Dominos to illustrate communication in pair testing
Written by: Katrina Clokie

Self-control and Success
Written by: Art Markman

What Does QA Do on the First Day of a Sprint?
Written by: Chris Burns

Quote of the day:
“I don’t want to die without any scars” -Chuck Palahniuk

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Five Blogs – 23 April 2015

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

Why You Do Not Usually Make The Best Decision
Written by: Francisco Sáez

Pairing – Seeing the flip-side of the coin
Written by: Ben Kelly

How to Develop Software – And Why Most Organisations Can’t
Written by: Bob Marshall

When The Music’s Over
Written by: Michael Larsen

Saying Goodbye to a Giant
Written by: Matt Heusser

Quote of the day:
“All you have to do is be useful” -Ken Pier

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Five Blogs – 18 March 2015

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

Collaboration Does Not Require Consensus: Team Decision-Making is Situational
Written by: Jesse Lyn Stoner

How to Create Professional Presentations
Written by: Kenna Griffin

11 Ways to Keep Lack of Sleep From Killing You (Because it Is)
Written by: Jeff Haden

But We’re Different
Written by: Jason Little

Two Heads are Better than One
Written by: Jim Coplien

Quote of the day:
“Shallow men believe in luck; strong men believe in cause and effect” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

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