Managing and Achieving Goals

This is my contribution to the Ministry of Testing January 2021 Blogger's Challenge. It's generally agreed that for someone to have the best chance of achieving something, they must recognise it as a goal. But that's just step one; once you've decided on a goal, how do you go about managing it? Deciding this can … Continue reading Managing and Achieving Goals

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Risk is…

Risk adds complexity to all software engineering projects. It's difficult to define; some define it subjectively as an uncertainty, others define it mathematically as a function of impact and likelihood. However you define it, there's no one-fits-all answer in terms of how to approach it, yet we find it shapes our whole test approach: what we test, when we test and how much we test.