This has happened to me many times. I find myself fighting over the importance to get a bug fixed, entrenching in arguments around user behavior and customer value, and launching frontal attacks in an effort to win the battle over who is right and who is wrong. After a while, the argument that started over […]
Author Archive | Joel Montvelisky
Sounds funny, maybe weird? Well, I think it is a little bit of both… But it is definitely important! Have you ever heard of the new mindfulness? If you go to everyone’s best friend, Wikipedia, you will see a very accurate definition: Mindfulness is the psychological process of bringing one’s attention to experiences occurring in […]
Testing is changing, and ignoring this fact will not help you a bit! We are not undergoing a testing revolution (as some may say) but actually living an evolution towards more technical and value-adding quality services for our teams!
Hello, Dear Testers of the World! While a new blog post from me has been long overdue, don’t be mistaken, I have just been very busy (all good things), and now am ready to share it all with you. Well, almost all, wouldn’t want to ruin the surprise (but I’ll get to that later)… So as […]
Good testing requires skills, concentration, knowledge, even a bit of luck. I wrote some time back about I always try to work while being in my Testing Zone and I think this is one of the most important ways of improving your testing, especially in this age of open spaces and noisy environments. But just like […]
Bug Hunting Bug Hunting is common practice for many testing organizations worldwide, yet some test managers wrongly feel they go Hunting when their testers informally play with the application in order to find “border-case defects”. What are bug hunts? and what are they not… Bug Hunts are Informal Testing exercises; this should not be mistaken […]