Five Blogs – 21 April 2022

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The best browsers for privacy: Secure web browsing
Written by: Liam Tung and Taylor Clemons

How to Manage and Track Exploratory Testing
Written by: Matthew Heusser

Five Ways To Put Intuition To Work
Written by: John Baldoni

Test as Transformation – Expectation Management
Written by: Keith Klain

Leveraging The Power Of Story
Written by: Greg Satell

Quote of the day:
“Whatever most captures your attention most controls your life” -Kare Anderson

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Five Blogs – 29 January 2022

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Career Options For Testers Unsure What They Can Do Next In Their Careers
Written by: Vernon Richards

How Testers Can Use Three Coaching Questions To Tell Better Testing Stories That Leave Their Stakeholders Well Informed About Their Work.
Written by: Vernon Richards

Diary Of A Professional Nerd – The Time I Became Will Smith’s Virtual Stunt Double And Made It To A Top Ten List
Written by: Vernon Richards

How I Used My Testing Mindset To Defeat The Infamous Wordle 219 Puzzle Without Cheating or Breaking My Streak!
Written by: Vernon Richards

What Is Egan’s 3-Stage Model And How Can It Help You Lead Without Making Your Team Dependant On You
Written by: Vernon Richards

EXTRA:

7 Ways To Spot The Difference Between Scripted Testing Is Different To Exploratory Testing So Do The Most Effective Work
Written by: Vernon Richards

Quote of the day:
“Sometimes we do everything right, and we still lose.” -Ashley Seaver

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Five Blogs – 24 December 2021

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Technical user story writing for agile teams: A practical guide
Written by: Randi Still and Zach Sheehan

TBM 52A/52: Should PdMs “Write Tickets”
Written by: John Cutler

Feedback is a gift
Written by: Tanaka Mutakwa

Resilience In Leadership
Written by: David Amerland

Looking back on the Log4j Weekend
Written by: Vickie Li

Quote of the day:
“You can’t just sit there and moan forever. You’ve gotta deal and you’ve gotta learn how to rise from your mistakes.” -Cassey Ho

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Five Blogs – 21 December 2021

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How to implement user story kick-offs and improve quality as a team
Written by: Kelly Chin

The Five Biggest Cyber Security Trends In 2022
Written by: Bernard Marr

TBM 51/52: Make “Using Data” Easy
Written by: John Cutler

Taking Care of Business
Written by: Steve Keating

Automated testing patterns
Written by: Luís Soares

Quote of the day:
“Sleep tries to seduce me by promising a more reasonable tomorrow” -Elizabeth Smart

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Five Blogs – 3 December 2021

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Intensifying Stories with Limited Input
Written by: Bill Wake

Time to Debrief
Written by: Steve Keating

Focus on the Experience, and the Numbers Will Come – ALWAYS
Written by: Annette Franz

8 Ways to Be a Better Writer
Written by: Marie Leslie

About My Cat, AI, and Interacting with People
Written by: Peter Varhol

Quote of the day:
“When a person can’t find a deep sense of meaning, they distract themselves with pleasure.” -Viktor E. Frankl

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Five Blogs – 29 October 2021

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What Is a User Story?
Written by: Bill Wake

How Workplace Productivity Depends On Employees Training And Development
Written by: Rachel Eleza

Hackers Are Exploiting a Flaw in Popular Billing Software to Deploy Ransomware
Written by: Balaji N

Forget About It
Written by: Steve Keating

Successfully Managing Test Cases: Finding the Right Test Case Tool
Written by: Peter G. Walen

Quote of the day:
“I am just another dot in the world” -Yayoi Kusama

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Five Blogs – 6 September 2021

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What Makes a Good Automated Test?
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

Quality Coaching: Preventing production issues
Written by: Kim Engel

5 Whys: The Ultimate Root Cause Analysis Tool
Written by: Kanbanize

Has the Word “Leader” Lost Its Meaning?
Written by: Wally Brock

Writing Sprints: A Simple Exercise That Benefits Every Writer
Written by: Joe Bunting

Quote of the day:
“The foremost rule is that you must take responsibility for your own life. Period.” -Jordan. Peterson

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Five Blogs – 6 August 2021

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Bloggers Club: Implementing Change
Written by: Nicola Lindgren

Skipping Red: A Vulnerability of Test-Driven Development
Written by: Cameron Laird

All You Need is INVEST? No!
Written by: Bill Wake

Top Productivity Systems That Can Help With Personal Productivity
Written by: Rachel Eleza

How Would You Test A Text Field?
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

Quote of the day:
“You can either experience pain willingly or unwillingly, and pain that’s embraced by choice is much easier to tolerate than pain that must be endured by consequence.” -Derek Doepker

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Five Blogs – 12 July 2021

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Focus on Goals over Risks
Written by: Jesper Ottosen

Forgotten Stories
Written by: Bill Wake

Are We Doing Well
Written by: James Thomas

Why We Prioritize
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Why You Need Multiple Mentors
Written by: Alyssa F. Westring

Quote of the day:
“This world is but a canvas to our imagination” -David Henry Thoreau

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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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