Guest blogger Dan tackles the tricky subject of how to hire people with the right skills within a team of testers - now and (especially) in the future.
Software Testing Careers
In this post, Jon weighs up the pros and cons of notice periods (especially those on the longer side) and the effect that they can have on both sides.
It's easy to fall into the trap of thinking that we have to 'fix' our weaknesses - but this thinking is not only misguided, it devalues the profession...
Disclosing your salary to colleagues and peers is often seen as completely taboo. In this post, Jon explains why we should be more open with others...
Getting a job offer is always great. But if you say yes, will you be doing so for all the right reasons? You should stop and think before you accept.
Considering a career in software testing? This post gives a few reasons why you should strongly consider jumping head-first into this noble profession...
Looking for your next testing role? With decades of CV-browsing experience, a specialist IT recruiter shows how to turbo-charge your software tester CV.
Want to get into software testing but have no experience? Jonathan explains how you can get started, from learning coding languages to applying to roles.
Pursuing a position in QA means a level of technical skill must be achieved if you want to have a successful career - but that’s not the whole story.