Five Blogs – 2 April 2021

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

What Happened to the Daily Standup
Written by: Matt Heusser

Why You Should Make Personal Development Part Of Your Leadership
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Top Skills to Excel in Software Testing
Written by: Prashant Kumar

How to Respond Skillfully to the Three Types of Failure
Written by: Dan Rockwell

Calling BS
Written by: Ma Kellys

Quote of the day:
“Start even if you don’t know how” -Wendy Tremayne

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Five Blogs – 1 April 2021

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How to Be a QA Leader
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

How To Deal With Failure
Written by: Antti Niittyviita

Weak Leaders – Part Five
Written by: Steve Keating

How to write a good user story for cleaner code
Written by: Amy Reichert

Teams: Skills Attributes
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Quote of the day:
“One must avoid getting stuck in the negative memories because these can block personal growth” -Hina Hashmi

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Five Blogs – 24 March 2021

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Encourage Lateral and Vertical Movement in an Agile a Career Ladder, Part 3
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Continuous testing: What every DevOps team needs to know
Written by: Justin Rohrman

10 Common Git Commands Everyone Should Know
Written by: Andreea Draniceanu

Guide to Conducting Test Automation Code Reviews
Written by: Angie Jones

Top Skills for Software Quality Engineering in 2021
Written by: Bridget Hughes

Quote of the day:
“Wear the old coat and buy the new book” -Austin Phelps

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Five Blogs – 11 March 2021

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The Best Leaders Give Their Time to Others
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Make Time for Small Talk in Your Virtual Meetings
Written by: Bob Frisch and Cary Greene

Four Ways to Keep Testing Skills Sharp During the Pandemic
Written by: Nishi Grover Garg

Bloggers Club: The Importance of Exploratory Testing
Written by: Nicola Lindgren

How to Change Habits in 4 Steps
Written by: Francisco Sáez

Quote of the day:
“A pain in the leg means ‘don’t put pressure on this leg’; a pain in the mind means ‘change the way you live’.” -Russell Brand

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Five Blogs – 2 February 2021

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Common search engine questions about testing #8: “Can I learn software testing on my own?”
Written by: Lee Hawkins

The amusement park for the testers
Written by: Kinga Witko

Learning to Embrace Risk
Written by: Michael Hyatt

How Can You Know?
Written by: Steve Keating

Your Virtual Toolbox
Written by: Joel Montvelisky

Quote of the day:
“Every success story can be told in a series of failures.” -Sarah Manguso

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Five Blogs – 9 December 2020

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Managing Expectations of Work from Home
Written by: Peter G. Walen

100 Days of Mask Wearing
Written by: Steve Keating

Anti-Monopoly vs. Antitrust
Written by: Ben Thompson

Linking Skills-Based Learning to Career Opportunities
Written by: Salesforce

Improving Productivity With Automation
Written by: Noah Rue

Quote of the day:
“There may be patterns for the things that succeed, but that doesn’t mean there’s a formula for success.” -Simon Sinek

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Five Blogs – 2 October 2020

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Recipe for Transformation
Written by: Danny R. Tudor

What Leadership Skills Will Be Needed In the Future
Written by: Lolly Daskal

How To Escape The 5 Dangers of Fire-Drill Leadership
Written by: Scott Cochrane

6 Things You Can Do To Be A Better Test Manager OR Lead
Written by: Johanna South

6 things that will make your adoption of BDD easier
Written by: Gaspar Nagy

Quote of the day:
“Behind every stressful thought is the desire for things to be other than they are” -Toni Bernhard

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Five Blogs – 25 September 2020

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10 Years in Testing, 10 lessons – Lesson 6
Written by: Maaike Brinkhof

25 Ways You May Be Stressing Yourself Out
Written by: Frank Sonnenberg

Should Testers Learn to Code? The Definitive Answer
Written by: Peter Varhol

Four Ways to Keep Testing Skills Sharp During the Pandemic
Written by: Nishi Grover Garg

AI in Test Automation – Discover How it Works
Written by: Meital Matsafi

Quote of the day:
“Forgive yourself, but adjust your habits.” -Ebonee Davis

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Five Blogs – 14 September 2020

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Pair Programming with AI
Written by: Mike Loukides

Research: Knowledge Workers Are More Productive from Home
Written by: Julian Birkinshaw, Jordan Cohen and Pawel Stach

A Tale of Two Testers
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

The most important soft skill of a tester
Written by: Andrejs Doronins

How to Do Inclusive Leadership—the Right Way
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Quote of the day:
“Life is like a prism. What you see depends on how you turn the glass.” -Jonathan Kellerman

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Five Blogs – 2 July 2020

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Seven practises to expand your software testing skills
Written by: Kevin Tuck

Testing is like…
Written by: Lena Wiberg

Tester’s Diary: Five Experiments for Reducing Rework
Written by: Rachel Kibler

Did You Really MEAN to Say That?
Written by: Steve Keating

8 Tips for Testing in a Containerized Landscape
Written by: Cameron Laird

Quote of the day:
“Don’t settle. Don’t finish crappy books. If you don’t like the menu, leave the restaurant. If you’re not on the right path, get off it.” -Chris Brogan

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