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The 7th Principle of Modern Testing

Huib Schoots recently Tweeted from RTC - Romanian Testing Conference, about a talk by Conor Fitzgerald, where he spoke about the Modern Testing Principles. From his Tweet, I see that Huib doesn’...

Tester of The Day Winner

So, you’ve just found out you’ve won #TesterOfTheDay? Congratulations! Photo by Nataliya Vaitkevich: https://www.pexels.com/photo/golden-statuette-and-stars-on-yellow-background-6532373/ What d...

Why I'm excited for TestBash World

I’m getting really excited now for TestBash World! Let me tell you why. What is TestBash World? A free online Software Testing conference, that will go for 24 full hours run by The Ministry of Te...

How to nominate someone for #TesterOfTheDay

Tester of The Day is a daily celebration of the excellent contributions made to the testing community. Winners are announced on Twitter and LinkedIn using the hash-tag #TesterOfTheday. On Twitter t...

Software Testing Community

I have a lot to thank the Software Testing Community for, you are all a really amazing bunch of human beings! The community helps me to learn, challenges me, lifts my mood and even supports me whe...

Meet the Testers

What better way to learn about the amazing people in the Software Testing Community then reading and watching their interviews. In this short post I will introduce you to the Tester of The Day win...

Building software is a team sport

As I recently posted on Twitter, I really believe that building great software products, services and solutions is a team sport. In some team sports, teams are made up of a fixed number of people, ...

Software Testing, Development and Agile Blogs

I learn a lot from blogs. So I was very excited when a thread I started on Twitter and then LinkedIn asking for blogs on Software Testing and Development I could follow, there was a truly excellent...

When is a Tester not a Tester?

There are many competing thoughts on Software Testing and especially the roles we take on for those of us, as I do, who self define as Software Testers. How much is too much? Are there any boun...

Building your toolbox and sharpening your tools

Too long, didn’t read: Tools can include mental models, methods or software Get inspired by following people on social media, read blogs and attend conferences Learn new tools from resource...