Five Blogs – 24 June 2020

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

Saving Face – How to Preserve Dignity and Build Trust
Written by: Randy Conley

How to Lead Decisively When You Don’t Know What’s Next
Written by: Karin Hurt and David Dye

Focusing on Product Acceptance
Written by: Jeff Nyman

5 Strategies for Effective User Stories
Written by: Raj Subrameyer

The Power of Questions
Written by: Steve Keating

Quote of the day:
“The difference between school and life? In school, you’re taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you’re given a test that teaches you a lesson.” -Tom Bodett

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Five Blogs – 12 June 2020

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Testing skills I use in management – pair-blogg # 1
Written by: Lena Pejgan Wiberg

Feeling Uncomfortable with Reentry? You’re on the Right Track.
Written by: Dr. Julia DiGangi

Important Questions To Ask Your Team In A Time Of Crisis
Written by: Lolly Daskal

The Only Management Technique You Need Right Now
Written by: Geoffrey James

Prioritizing Invisible Work
Written by: Steve Berczuk

Quote of the day:
“I say, if life offers you a new beginning, take it.” -Brenda Chenowith

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Five Blogs – 10 June 2020

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

Continuous Test Automation Maturity Levels
Written by: Marc Hornbeek

Removing harmful language from my lexicon
Written by: Duncan Nisbet

How Can 2 Hours Now Save You 1,000 Hours In The Next Year?
Written by: James Lamberti

What to shift left when you’re “shifting left”
Written by: Chou Yang

Are You Asking the Right Questions?
Written by: Steve Keating

Quote of the day:
“A danger foreseen is half avoided” -Thomas Fuller

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Five Blogs – 3 March 2020

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

Why Questions Are More Important Than Answers
Written by: Terry Heick

AI APIs: What are they and how to use them
Written by: Arlemi

How did you miss that bug?
Written by: Kim Engel

Conversation Starters that Enable Conflict Resolution
Written by: Dan Rockwell

How to create clear, collaborative user story maps
Written by: Matt Heusser

Quote of the day:
“I believe that life is a very long race, one with a lot of good runs, and a few bad ones.” -Jeff Gordon

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Five Blogs – 28 February 2020

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How To Have POWERFUL Conversations That Will INFLUENCE People
Written by: LaRae Quy

To Be a Better Tester, Ask the Right Questions
Written by: Rajini Padmanaban

How To Reach Employees Who Aren’t Getting Your Message
Written by: Liz Kislik

A Good Story Is Overrated. But A Strong Narrative Is Worth Its Weight In Creative Gold
Written by: Larry Robertson

Quality pattern 2: Automate your acceptance tests
Written by: Erik Zeedijk

Quote of the day:
“Maybe you’re the one holding yourself back, afraid to embrace your true power.” -Deirdre O’Connell

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Five Blogs – 2 January 2020

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Would Heu-risk it? Part 1: Introduction
Written by: Lena Pejgan Wiberg

Reflective Questions
Written by: Bob Marshall

Six Things Leaders Must Do More Of to Create Success
Written by: Art Petty

New Year Resolutions Don’t Work – Do This 1 Thing Instead
Written by: Randy Conley

The Influence of Organizational Structure on Software Quality: An Empirical Case Study
Written by: Lee Hawkins

Quote of the day:
“What else could I do? You could try again.” -John Steinbeck

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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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Five Blogs – 5 December 2019

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Manager, Do You Use Questions as an Interrogator or Explorer?
Written by: Art Petty

Saying “Yes” as a Leader
Written by: Steve Gutzler

Dirty Testing Secrets: Testing in Half the Time?
Written by: Karo Stoltzenburg

Test Charter and the Four Components of a Charter
Written by: Ravisuriya

5 vital QA skills for software testers
Written by: Ryan Black

Quote of the day:
“Big things are often just little things that people notice” -Markus Zusak

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Five Blogs – 25 November 2019

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…but TEST like a QA Engineer!
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

How to Be a Leader Everyone Loves to Work With
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Sharing Responsibilities: Circles Workshop
Written by: Cassandra H. Leung

How to Ask for Help
Written by: Alan Richardson

7 leadership lessons from an unexpected CEO
Written by: Chris Wacker

Quote of the day:
“If it doesn’t add to your life, it doesn’t belong to your life.” -Paulo Coelho

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Five Blogs – 23 October 2019

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Automation in isolation is more of a problem!
Written by: Vijay Kumar Gambhiraopet

How to Test API Usability: Part 2
Written by: Yuliya Bagriy

What’s a Good Question?
Written by: Harnessed Tester

The Zero Defect Fallacy
Written by: Jeff Nyman

Delivery Really Matters
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Quote of the day:
“You don’t just walk away from someone when things get tough, you find a way to stick it out and figure out what’s gone wrong.” -Shana Norris

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