Five Blogs – 27 May 2016

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

Do You Want to Speak at a Conference? Read This First
Written by: Lee Copeland

Who Should be Afraid of Agile Testing?
Written by: Joel Montvelisky

Ways to get to continuous delivery
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

Presentation Lessons from a Pro
Written by: David Grossman

3 Leadership Styles Rule
Written by: Mark Holmes

Quote of the day:
“You struggle…again and again. And then one day, you triumph” -Kate Grace

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Five Blogs – 8 February 2016

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Make the Time: 4 Reasons to Attend Conferences
Written by: Megan Dougherty

The Differences between Happiness and Meaning in Life
Written by: Scott Barry Kaufman

Storytelling A Tool For More Than Just Presentations
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Few Best Practices Around Mobile Testing and Agility
Written by: Eran Kinsbruner

How Too Much Education Can Result in Ignorance
Written by: Steven Mazie

Quote of the day:
“Those who do not move do not notice their chains” -Scott Barry Kaufman

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Five Blogs – 29 January 2016

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Test Types – D, E, F
Written by: Arborosa

Why Most Change Efforts Fail and 7 Guidelines to Ensure Your Team Succeeds
Written by: Jesse Lyn Stoner

Should a failed test on CI automatically raise a bug?
Written by: Gareth Waterhouse

The Role of Stories In Presentations, or The Two Reasons to Use Stories As A Presentation Tool
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Using Data in Problem-Solving
Written by: Esther Derby

Quote of the day:
“We gain the strength of the temptation we resist” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Five Blogs – 15 December 2015

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A more optimistic conclusion?
Written by: James Christie

How to Overcome Fear of Speaking, Podcasting, Live Streaming, Webinars and More
Written by: Darren Rowse

Example Mapping Can Save Your Three Amigos
Written by: Michael Larsen

Why you should hire junior testers
Written by: Katrina Clokie

3 Things Managers Should Be Doing Every Day
Written by: Linda A. Hill and Kent Lineback

Quote of the day:
“The reverse side also has a reverse side” -Daily Zen

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Five Blogs – 11 November 2015

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

The Ten Laws of Trust
Written by: Barbara Kimmel

What is an Agile Leader?
Written by: Henrik Kniberg

What’s the purpose of Test Documentation?
Written by: Nicola Owen

How to develop into a great speaker
Written by: Katrina Clokie

Mobile Banking Apps: WHAT Consumers Expect And HOW Testers Can Deliver
Written by: Ranjana Dubey

Quote of the day:
“We don’t build trust when we offer help. We build trust when we ask for it.” -Simon Sinek

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Five Blogs – 16 October 2015

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

Preparing for your presentation
Written by: Trish Khoo

The Future Doesn’t Belong to the Ones Who Know
Written by: Kristof De Wulf

The Scoreboard Index versus The Twelve Principles of Measurements
Written by: Jurgen Appelo

10 Free Ways To Increase Your Willpower In 1 Minute Or Less
Written by: Niklas Goeke

VW’s Problem Is Bad Management, Not Rogue Engineers
Written by: Michael Schrage

Quote of the day:
“It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts” -John Wooden

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Five Blogs – 17 September 2015

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The Future Of Management
Written by: Justin Rohrman

10 Ways Great Speakers Capture People’s Attention
Written by: Sims Wyeth

Testing skills – Abductive Reasoning
Written by: John Stevenson

What a Student Learned From a Short Experiment in Self-Directed Learning
Written by: Jenny Brundin

Do testers really prevent bugs?
Written by: Amy Phillips

Quote of the day:
“The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them” -Paulo Coelho

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Five Blogs – 15 September 2015

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Breaking up is hard to do: 6 PowerPoint habits to break (part 2)
Written by: Stephanie Scotti

How to Identify and Train the Skill That Matters Most
Written by: Sean Pomeroy

Do conventional security measures negatively impact productivity?
Written by: Net Security

Web Security & Mobile App Security Testing By (Ethical) Hackers
Written by: Test Insane

How SQL can enhance your testing
Written by: Rasmus Koorits

Quote of the day:
“Do not fear mistakes. There are none” -Miles Davis

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Five Blogs – 8 September 2015

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Serious bug causes “quite a few” HTTPS sites to reveal their private keys
Written by: Dan Goodin

The Speak Easy program, Part 2: Arachnofobia and Fear of Public Speaking
Written by: Maria Kedemo

3 Major Workplace Shifts That You Need to Pay Attention To
Written by: Chuck Blakeman

Two styles of leadership in spreading context-driven testing (TITANconf)
Written by: Joep Schuurkes

To Become a Leader, Think Beyond Your Role
Written by: Robert Steven Kaplan

Quote of the day:
“Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war” -Donald Trump

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Five Blogs – 20 Augustus 2015

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9 Ways to Improve Your Powerpoint Presentations
Written by: Karin Hurt

William Deresiewicz: How To Learn How To Think
Written by: Shane Parrish

Estimates and theory building
Written by: Torbjörn Gyllebring

7 Tips for Managing Freelancers and Independent Contractors
Written by: Amy Gallo

Don’t fall for these performance testing fallacies!
Written by: Sofía Palamarchuk

Quote of the day:
“Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.” -Franklin Roosevelt

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