Five Blogs – 1 April 2012

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

Dear Author
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Written by: Jon Bach

How to Spot a Lemon Consultant
Written by: Bob Marshall

Introvert? Extrovert? Or Both?
Written by: Michael Larsen

The Long Way Round
Written by: Iain McCowatt


5 things to tweet and 5 things NOT to tweet
Written by: Ross Dawson

Quote of the day:
“When I hear somebody sigh, ‘Life is hard,’ I am always tempted to ask, ‘Compared to what?.” -Sydney J. Harris


Five Blogs – 31 March 2012

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

Why We Have to Go Back to a 40-Hour Work Week to Keep Our Sanity
Written by: Sara Robinson

Making Self-Organization Work
Written by: Jim Highsmith

Security Testing Checklist for Web Application
Written by: SanthoshTuppad

Fewer Is Sometimes Better
Written by: Catherine Powell

Lightweight Performance Testing
Written by: Rikard Edgren

Quote of the day:
“You can do it if you believe you can!” -Napoleon Hill

Five Blogs – 30 March 2012

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

I am a Business Analyst. Where do I fit on our SCRUM team?
Written by: Michael Caspar

Implicit thought process made explicit
Written by: Martijn de Vrieze

The Tough Life of a Games Tester
Written by: Jimmy Thang

Three Rules for Innovation Teams
Written by: Harry West

The Cloud – Trend, fad, reality? Yes.
Written by: Eric D. Brown

Quote of the day:
“It doesn’t matter where you’re coming from. All that matters is where you are going to.” -Stephen Covey

Five Blogs – 29 March 2012

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

Testers Learning To Code
Written by: Rob Lambert

Planning is good, Execution is better.
Written by: Mike Sutton

Procrastination Adrenaline
Written by: Michael Larsen

Software Quality Assurance Engineer… Happiest job?!?
Written by: Scott Barber

The Risks of Risk Aversion
Written by: Michael Clarke


Why Magicians Are a Scientist’s Best Friend
Written by: James Randi

Quote of the day:
“Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” -Mahatma Gandhi

Five Blogs – 28 March 2012

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

Where You’re Insecure
Written by: Catherine Powell

Elevator Optimization Challenge: Part 2
Written by: Tim Western

Functional testing heuristics – a systems perspective
Written by: Joris Meerts

My First Workliday Abroad
Written by: Rosie Sherry

18 challenge statements from Santhosh
Written by: Markus Gärtner


The Happiest Jobs In America
Written by: Jacquelyn Smith

Quote of the day:
“The hardest part of any journey is taking that first step.” -Unknown

Five Blogs – 27 March 2012

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

Testing the Limits with Gerald Weinberg
Written by: Mike Brown

ISTQB Advanced TM – My thoughts…
Written by: David Greenlees

Checking as an enabler for testing
Written by: Henrik Andersson

On Responsibility
Written by: Pawel Brodzinski

A kind word changes everything—especially when you’re learning something new
Written by: David Witt


Writing maintainable unit tests
Written by: Andrew Jutton

The Four Disciplines of the Heart
Written by: Michael Hyatt

Quote of the day:
“Getters don’t get–givers get.” -Eugene Benge

Five Blogs – 26 March 2012

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

Silent Evidence in Testing
Written by: Simon Morley

Coaching Personas
Written by: Phil Parker

Gridin’it again
Written by: Tim Koopmans

Written by: Bob Marshall

Build a Cache, not a Stash
Written by: George Dinwiddie

Quote of the day:
“A good plan today is better than a perfect plan tomorrow.” -Unknown