Five Blogs – 16 September 2021

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

The first step to build a secure application
Written by: Vickie Li

How to Overcome Yourself On The Laziest Day
Written by: Angela Johnson

Over 60 million wearable, fitness tracking records exposed via unsecured database
Written by: Charlie Osborne

7 Truths about Chronic Complainers Every Leader Needs Today
Written by: Dan Rockwell

Out of Office
Written by: Brian Milner

Quote of the day:
“Results are gained by exploiting opportunities, not by solving problems.” -Peter Drucker

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Five Blogs – 10 September 2021

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Playwright vs Cypress
Written by: Helene Kassandra Juterud

5 Common Mistakes Teams Make During CI/CD Implementation
Written by: Raj Subrameyer

One Thing at a Time: Fighting the Fallacy of Multitasking
Written by: Cameron Laird

Get rid of redundant tests
Written by: Alex Bunardzic

Extracting Parameterized Unit Tests
Written by: Bill Wake

Quote of the day:
“Never be afraid to ask. And always be ready to learn. That’s how you’ll get better.” -Cassey Ho

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Five Blogs – 7 September 2021

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A Lesson about Quality Balance and Systems Thinking or “Zen and the Art of Bicycle Maintenance”
Written by: Patrick Prill

Test Plans and Templates
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

Why You Must Delegate Before You Automate
Written by: Owen McGab Enaohwo

The Recurse of Factorial
Written by: Kevlin Henney

AI Regulation Is Coming
Written by: François Candelon, Rodolphe Charme di Carlo, Midas De Bondt and Theodoros Evgeniou

Quote of the day:
“If you are not afraid of the voices inside you, you will not fear the critics outside you.” -Natalie Goldberg

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Five Blogs – 25 August 2021

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Avoiding Tech Debt with these “Core Four” practices
Written by: Rob Myers

Prioritization: A Simple But Rigorous, Approach
Written by: Thomas Cagley

You Must Address These 3 Things if You Want to Restore Broken Trust
Written by: Randy Conley

A Year of Supply Chain Attacks: How to Protect Your SDLC
Written by: Juan Perez

Seven Productivity Secrets All Entrepreneurs Must Know
Written by: Lena Linetti

Quote of the day:
“When someone comes to you with their pain, they are not asking you to decide if their experience is valid.” -Silvy Khoucasian

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Five Blogs – 16 August 2021

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Hundreds of Ways to Get S#!+ Done—and We Still Don’t
Written by: Clive Thompson

How to Give It Your All
Written by: Frank Sonnenberg

If Coaches Were More Like Therapists
Written by: Bob Marshall

Leadership Tip 12: Focus on Effectiveness, Not Efficiency
Written by: Johanna Rothman

How deadline-driven behavior sends your Scrum Teams spinning out of control
Written by: Todd Lankford

Quote of the day:
“It’s possible to go on, no matter how impossible it seems” -Nicholas Sparks

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Five Blogs – 20 July 2021

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Changing Your Priorities
Written by: Kevlin Henney

How You Doin’?
Written by: Steve Keating

The Skills Map of Senior Tech Career Progression
Written by: Emmanuel Goossaert

Initiative takes effort
Written by: Seth Godin

Maximizing Developer Effectiveness
Written by: Tim Cochran

Quote of the day:
“Always do what you are afraid to do” -David Henry Thoreau

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Five Blogs – 30 June 2021

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4 Questions You Should Ask Your Direct Reports Weekly
Written by: Michael Hyatt

How to Stay Productive as You Return to the Office
Written by: Karin Hurt

Do you have to be negative to be a tester?
Written by: Alan Richardson

Leadership tip #9: See & Stop Micromanagement—Learn to Trust Instead
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Why Change Fails
Written by: Greg Satell

Quote of the day:
“The real difficulty is to overcome how you think about yourself” -Maya Angelou

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Five Blogs – 25 June 2021

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Exploratory Hypothesis Testing
Written by: Adam Knight

8 Ways To Be A Leader That Employees Want To Follow
Written by: Tanveer Naseer

Should You Re-Estimate Unfinished Stories?
Written by: Mike Cohn

3 Key Benefits of Daily Rituals
Written by: Michael Hyatt

Why The Best Leaders Know How To Be Vulnerable
Written by: Larae Quy

Quote of the day:
“Run when you have to, fight when you must, rest when you can.” -Robert Jordan

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Five Blogs – 27 May 2021

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Best Practices for Better Decision Making
Written by: Karin Hurt and David Dye

The Path to Relaxed Productivity
Written by: Francisco Sáez

5 Lessons from Failing at My Promotion (part 1/2)
Written by: Ales Balcar

Power Sharing Can Change Corporations for the Better
Written by: Julie Battilana and Tiziana Casciaro

Testing Browser Alerts, Confirmations, and Prompts with Cypress
Written by: Colby Fayock

Quote of the day:
“Keep a little fire burning; however small, however hidden.” -Cormac McCarthy

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Five Blogs – 19 April 2021

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Testing By Exploring
Written by: James Thomas

Leadership Tip #4: Admit When You Don’t Know
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Getting Good at Just Starting a Difficult Task
Written by: Leo Babauta

Anxiety And Work: The Impact Of Anxiety On Different Generations of Employees
Written by: Charlie Fletcher

The dynamics of quadrants models
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

Quote of the day:
“Stop just assuming you have a full lifetime to do whatever it is you dream of doing” -Scott Riddle

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