Five Blogs – 9 July 2020

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

8 Signs of Good Work Culture – Even at a Remote Company
Written by: James Dorian

Testing Can Be A Risky Business
Written by: Kevin Tuck

Why You Need to Stop Pushing Yourself So Hard at Work
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Complex Adaptive Systems: a primer for ITSM
Written by: Jon Stevens-Hall

Learning Test Automation from Scratch: Journey of the (Automation) Hero
Written by: The Free Range Tester

Quote of the day:
“I’m learning that hurt gives you courage, that faith gives you a foundation, that closing your eyes and letting life happen gives you peace.” -Marisa Donnelly

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Five Blogs – 17 June 2020

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Are Best Practices Really The Best
Written by: Kevin Tuck

Software Development Organizations: Preparing for Life After COVID-19 (Part 3)
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Don’t Let Teamwork Get in the Way of Agility
Written by: Elaine Pulakos and Robert B. (Rob) Kaiser

A Primer on Continuous Testing
Written by: Vasudevan Swaminathan

Do We Bounce Back or Bounce Forward?
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Quote of the day:
“Stop feeling sorry for yourself. Stay the course, but also plot another one. Adapt.” -Nesryn Faliq

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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 – 4 May 2020

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Would Heu-risk it? Part 31: The Memory Master
Written by: Lena Pejgan Wiberg

Accessibility Testing Best Practices
Written by: Aparna Gopalakrishnan

Build Better Teams by Finding Hidden Talents
Written by: Richard Estra

X-ray Vision and Exploratory Testing
Written by: Nicholas Snogren

Anonymization: A Fundamental Technique for Testing in Production
Written by: Cameron Laird

Quote of the day:
“Suffering is necessary until you realize it is unnecessary” -Eckhart Tolle

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Five Blogs – 30 April 2020

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What Your Leadership Will Not Be Able to Give You
Written by: Lolly Daskal

How to choose a programming language for test automation
Written by: Kevin Tuck

Would Heu-risk it? Part 29: Tunnel Vision
Written by: Lena Pejgan Wiberg

How to Build Teams that Trust Each Other
Written by: Dan Rockwell

Like a Phoenix Rising From the Ashes
Written by: Peter G Walen

Quote of the day:
“You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut” -Dr. Seuss

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Five Blogs – 8 April 2020

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An Evolutionary Approach to Risk Management
Written by: Payson Hall

Whole Team Quality and Testing
Written by: Peter G Walen

Adapt Your QA Team for The New Normal
Written by: Michael Fritzius

When to use RPA in testing
Written by: Jesper Ottosen

5 Challenges of Building Automated Tests
Written by: Raj Subrameyer

Quote of the day:
“Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness.” -Steve Maraboli

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Five Blogs – 30 March 2020

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Cynefin St David’s Day (4 of 5)
Written by: Dave Snowden

8 Questions to Ask before Fixing a Defect
Written by: Richard Estra

Selenium Navigation Methods (Chapter 3)
Written by: Rex Jones II

5 tips when working with distributed testing teams
Written by: Joel Montvelisky

How To Lead Through Crisis
Written by: Greg Satell

Quote of the day:
“I used to dream about escaping my ordinary life, but my life was never ordinary. I had simply failed to notice how extraordinary it was.” -Ransom Riggs

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Five Blogs – 25 March 2020

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Simple Approaches To Build Trust On Remote Teams
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Critical thinking: six ways to sharpen your analytical skills
Written by: Emma Sue Prince

Not everybody can test
Written by: Paul Seaman

Tester’s Diary: A Healthy Dose of Humility
Written by: Rachel Kibler

We Are All Telecommuters Now – How’s That Going to Work? Rules for Success
Written by: Nick Morgan

Quote of the day:
“If you correct your mind, the rest of your life will fall into place.” -Lao Tzu

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Five Blogs – 20 March 2020

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Would Heu-risk it? Part 25: Goldilocks
Written by: Lena Pejgan Wiberg

Trust and Effective Teams (Remote or Not!)
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Do You Have Blind Spots in Your Software Testing?
Written by: Nishi Grover Garg

Do you really need that Cucumber with your Selenium?
Written by: Bas Dijkstra

4 Effective Tips On How To Take Your Life To The Next Level
Written by: LaRae Quy

Quote of the day:
“A crisis often results in action” -Anna Wintour

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Five Blogs – 13 March 2020

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Oh No! I Can’t Get My Test Automation Scripts To Pass!
Written by: Paul Grizzaffi

Simple Checklist: Are They A Team?
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Waterfall Vs Agile Career Planning
Written by: Karlo Smid

How to Talk to Your Boss About a Problem
Written by: HBR Ascend Staff

Which Risks Can You Manage?
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Quote of the day:
“When you have fought so hard to get back on your feet, don’t ever go back to the people who knocked you down.” -Steven Aitchison

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