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Do not Hire This Person: QA Edition

Written in collaboration with Efrat Wurzel Three things some testers say that should serve as a warning sign that you may not want to hire them: “I can’t understand a feature or start thinking about its tests until I use … Continue reading

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Lessons I Learned as a Tester, 6: The Secret Usefulness of Bad QAs

We’ve all worked with testers who were bad at their job; it was frustrating and felt┬álike a giant waste of time and effort. But hold on to those bad testers: they’re more useful than you think.

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Hiring and Teaching Newbie QA

Hiring newbies for your QA team is a bit of a gamble, because you’ll have to invest a lot in teaching without knowing beforehand if you’ll actually get a good tester out of it. But there are ways to make … Continue reading

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