Five Blogs – 21 July 2021

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A Quick-ish Exploratory Testing Guide
Written by: Andreea Draniceanu

“What’s past is prologue . . .”
Written by: Keith Klain

An introduction to contract testing – part 4 – automating the workflow
Written by: Bas Dijkstra

Setting Challenges to Drive Innovation
Written by: Adam Knight

How To Prepare Your Organization For Transformation In A Post-COVID World
Written by: Greg Satell

Quote of the day:
“Everybody’s damaged by something” -Emma Donoghue

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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 – 17 June 2021

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How To Navigate Team Conflict | Coaching Skills for Technology Leaders
Written by: Toby Sinclair

Rest and recovery
Written by: Henrik Mattsson

What Problem Are You Trying To Solve?
Written by: Dave Westerveld

Beyond Shorter Cycles: 5 More Benefits of a CI/CD Pipeline
Written by: Raj Subrameyer

We’ve Screwed Up Capitalism, Technology And Healthcare. It’s Time To Admit It And Do Better.
Written by: Greg Satell

Quote of the day:
“Not every closed door is locked. Push.” -Norm Kelly

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Five Blogs – 28 April 2021

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Psychological Safety and the Free Exchange of Ideas
Written by: Amy C. Edmondson Ph.D.

Have We Taken Agile Too Far?
Written by: Colin Bryar and Bill Carr

Four Actions to Take on Customer Effort Feedback
Written by: Annette Franz

Why Do Most UI Test Automation Fail? (Part 2: Wrong Choice of Test Syntax Framework)
Written by: Zhimin Zhan

Some Can Transform Themselves. Others Can’t. Here’s What Makes The Difference
Written by: Greg Satell

Quote of the day:
“Accept that great things don’t always happen overnight and keep pushing” -Brandon Woelfel

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Five Blogs – 7 January 2021

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20 Ultimate Life Lessons from 2020: The Year of Pandemic
Written by: Vinay Kachhara

Give Yourself Permission to Explore a Career Change
Written by: Art Petty

23 Node.js Best Practices For Automation Testing
Written by: Rahul Jain

What Happens When You Use Agile for the Wrong Reasons
Written by: Julie Chickering

How to Overcome Your Obstacles
Written by: Michael Hyatt

Quote of the day:
“Honor the past, but welcome the future.” -E. E Cummings

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Five Blogs – 18 November 2020

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7 ways to become a better storyteller
Written by: Vala Afshar

Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC) – Benefits & Phases
Written by: Laveena Ramchandani

The Secret to Creating Lasting Habits
Written by: Michael Hyatt

10 Principles for Transformational Change
Written by: Greg Satell

The Substitution Trap
Written by: Gary Klein Ph.D

Quote of the day:
“Definitions belong to the definers, not the defined.” -Toni Morrison

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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 – 27 August 2020

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Machine learning reveals role of culture in shaping meanings of words
Written by: Rachel Nuwer

To Be Successful Working from Home- Your Personality Matters
Written by: Lolly Daskal

4 Reasons Why You Hurt Your Own Strategies
Written by: Paul LaRue

How To Design Your Organization For Transformation
Written by: Greg Satell

Lessons from 15 years of bug bounties
Written by: Joe Uchill

Quote of the day:
“I have been bent and broken, but – I hope – into a better shape.” -Charles Dickens

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Five Blogs – 15 July 2020

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Generic Test Cases for Testing
Written by: Faisal Khatri

Why We’re All So Angry All The Time
Written by: Bob Marshall

To Drive Change Forward, You First Need To Build A Shared Purpose. Here’s How:
Written by: Greg Satell

Why your tests are failing and how to combat unreliable automation
Written by: Kevin Tuck

The Power of Attitude
Written by: Steve Keating

Quote of the day:
“Always put yourself in the other’s shoes. If you feel that it hurts you, it probably hurts the person too.” -Paulo Coelho

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Five Blogs – 14 April 2020

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What 5 People Management Skills Should Every Manager have?
Written by: Vartika Kashya

5 Visual Testing Features that Foster Collaboration Between Remote Workers
Written by: Angie Jones

Putting People First: Leading in an Era of Constant Transformation
Written by: Tanmay Vora

Four Things That Can Sabotage a Sprint
Written by: Nishi Grover Garg

The Joy of JWTs
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

Quote of the day:
“It is important that we forgive ourselves for making mistakes. We need to learn from our errors and move on.” -Steve Maraboli

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