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Be in charge of your professional growth


Last week, I humbly accepted the invitation of talking about professional growth in front of a group of software testers . While the local software industry is constantly increasing and software testers are still in demand, positive experiences and success stories are often overlooked. As testers, we need to encourage testers to talk about their […]

Start fresh, start now!


For over 10 years, I’ve been a tester, manager, test architect, consultant or strategist for various projects and clients. Most of the people I’ve met during these times encouraged me, challenged me, helped become better, stronger, wiser. For me, all the past 10 years were an opportunity to define myself, reinvent myself and constantly looking […]

Testers, start using your time wisely


There’s a lot of debate going on around testers not taken seriously. Huib Schoots describes it as “testers cannot explain what they do all day” so how can they be taken seriously? Conferences like Romanian Testing Conference 2016 created themes as “Mastering testing”, while Stephen Janaway raises the concern that testers are “bad at explaining what we do […]