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 […]
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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 […]
What does Messi’s hair, a megaphone, getting fired, and repositioning your desk have in common…? If I got your attention come on in and read this blog post 🙂
Do you have a hard time concentrating on your testing task with all the noise in your office or workspace? I am sharing here how a short meditation before testing is helping me to test better and to concentrate on my testing tasks.
We are all emotional beings, and as testers we can be affected by things such as how we feel in general (good or bad) or how we feel in particular about the developers we are working with (if they are good or bad programmers). These feelings will have a bad influence on how we run […]
In many organizations testers do testing work ONLY 20% of their time, and spend a lot of time on less important tasks. Treat your time as a valuable resource and make sure others do the same!