Five Blogs – 17 March 2023

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

Keeping tests valuable: Avoiding Leaking Domain Knowledge to Tests
Written by: Rafael dos Santos Miguel Filho

Why Your Development Team Should Use data-testid Attributes
Written by: Automation Test

Automated Accessibility Part 3: Regression Tests
Written by: Mark Steadman

Don’t Try To Shape Opinions, Shape Networks
Written by: Greg Satell

The Problem with Rewarding Mediocrity
Written by: Steve Keating

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How to Support and Encourage Employees Who Outshine Their Leader
Written by: Written by: Lolly Daskal

Quote of the day:
“I’m up to my ears in unwritten words.” -J.D. Salinger

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Five Blogs – 15 March 2023

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Quality is a four letter word
Written by: Amit Wertheimer

Why Penetration Testing is Crucial for Your Organization
Written by: LoQ Linoge

What I Think About When Manually Testing My Code
Written by: Mike Schnettler

The Courage To Speak Up
Written by: Steve Keating

Rethink The Tools That Create Effective Meetings (Collocated, Remote, Hybrid)
Written by: Johanna Rothman

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The Future of Leadership Development: How to Prepare for What’s Next
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Quote of the day:
“There are three Things extremely hard, Steel, a Diamond, and to know one’s self.” -Benjamin Franklin

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Five Blogs – 30 January 2023

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I just earned my first revenue from ChatGPT and other observations
Written by: Mark Schaefer

Breathe
Written by: Alan Page

My critique of “the Spotify Model”: Part 1
Written by: Jason Yip

FBI Hacks Back Hive Ransomware Gang’s Infrastructure – Website Seized
Written by: Guru Baran

21 Famous Quotes About Software Testing, Software Development And Quality Coaching*
Written by: Vernon Richards

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How Leadership Coaching Is Helping CEOs Through Uncertain Times
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Quote of the day:
“A few things you should do for your partner every day: hug them, caress them, kiss them, hold their hand.” -Chrissy Stockton

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Five Blogs – 27 January 2023

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Only 1% Need Microservices
Written by: Antoine Craske

Have Feelings of Entitlement Crept into Your Mindset?
Written by: Gregg Vanourek

3 Things A Tester Can Do To Involve Early In The Software Delivery Cycle
Written by: Parveen Khan

Do You Have Concrete Brain?
Written by: Randy Gage

The Eden Myth And How Demagogues, Hucksters And Con Artists Use It To Deceive Us
Written by: Greg Satell

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One Tweak Testers Can Make To Improve The Relationships With Their Teammates
Written by: Vernon Richards

Quote of the day:
“The further inside you hide the hurt, the more it hurts inside. All wounds need air to heal.” -Iain Thomas

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Five Blogs – 30 October 2022

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5 Reasons Why Testers Should Make Their Work Visible
Written by: Vernon Richards

9 Perspectives Testers Can Use To Understand Their Quality Culture
Written by: Vernon Richards

3 Books Everyone Should Read About Communication And Coaching
Written by: Vernon Richards

My Best Advice for Testers Dealing With Dismissive Teammates
Written by: Vernon Richards

How Neo Helped Me Overcome My Technical Imposter Syndrome – 5 Tips All Testers Can Use To Do The Same.
Written by: Vernon Richards

Quote of the day:
“Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud” -Maya Angelou

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Five Blogs – 19 September 2022

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Taking My Own Medicine
Written by: Jesper Ottosen

Akamai stopped new record-breaking DDoS attack in Europe
Written by: Bill Toulas

5 things to know about IoT protocols
Written by: Dimitris Paraskevopoulos

Scrum, a Paradigm Shift for Software Testing
Written by: Gabriel Ledesma

The Forgotten Part of Communication
Written by: Steve Keating

Quote of the day:
“It’s easy to forgive the mistake from others. But it’s hard to rebuild the trust that has been destroyed” -Paulo Coelho

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Five Blogs – 7 September 2022

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Can There Be Testers in Scrum?
Written by: Federico Toledo

Tip 19: Consider your options for reteaming
Written by: Jurgen Appelo

20 Systems (over) Thinker Tips
Written by: Viktor Cessan

The Origins of the Term Bug
Written by: Delvis Echeverria

Threatening to End an Argument
Written by: Steve Keating

Quote of the day:
“If we do our best in this moment, we have no time to worry about what may come or has gone.” -Iyanla Vanzant

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Five Blogs – 18 August 2022

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Meet The New Automation Question, Same As The Old Automation Question
Written by: Paul Grizzaffi

Customer-Centric Test Automation Approach
Written by: Enrique A Decoss

The Top Reason People Fall Short of Their Goals
Written by: Frank Sonnenberg

Microsoft Disrupts Russian Cyber-Espionage Group Seaborgium
Written by: Phil Muncaster

Design Patterns for QA Automation: Build effective test solutions
Written by: Kostiantyn Teltov

Quote of the day:
“Sometimes we figure things out, and then life changes and we have to figure it all out again.” -Renee Carlino

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Five Blogs – 17 August 2022

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Leadership Trust: Leaders, Are You Squandering It?
Written by: Kate Nasser

Innovations in Software Testing
Written by: Natalie Rodgers

Remote work is probably hurting your body and brain—but there are simple ways to fight it
Written by: L’Oreal Thompson Payton

Giving Good Feedback: Consider The Ratio
Written by: Charity Majors

Starlink Successfully Hacked Using $25 Modchip
Written by: Elizabeth Montalbano

Quote of the day:
“So here I am. This is as good as it gets. Take it or leave it.” -Chuck Palahniuk

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Five Blogs – 15 August 2022

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Road of change: QA Manual to Automation path
Written by: Kostiantyn Teltov

The Agile Manifesto is a poor introduction to Agile
Written by: Joep Schuurkes

Why I Switched my day work from Programming to Automated Testing Part 3: Too Productive to Continue working as a Programmer
Written by: Zhimin Zhan

A Self Fulfilling Prophecy
Written by: Steve Keating

What The Best Leaders Are Doing About Change Exhaustion
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Quote of the day:
“Question: Why does life have to feel like such a struggle at times? Answer: Because without the struggle, the triumphs wouldn’t taste as sweet.” -Connor Franta

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