Posts made in September, 2014

  

The Role of Quality Assurance

My understanding of the role of QA (quality assurance) in software development has evolved considerably over the course of my career. At first I was unaware of their existence, coding in blissful ignorance. My first interactions with testers who found embarrassing defects in my code gave me the idea that QA was about testing. This […]

World Class Mindset

I had an interesting experience some time ago when I went up eight flights of stairs to go to a meeting. When I arrived at the meeting room badly out of breathe, someone remarked that I must be in good shape because I took the stairs rather than the elevator. I was shocked by the […]