Proactive Software Quality Assurance™ – XBOSoft Webinar

Proactive SQA™ Shifting Left w/Proactive Software Quality Practices

This XBOSoft webinar, “Proactive Software Quality Assurance™ - XBOSoft Webinar” covers differences between Mobile platforms and Desktop platforms. Meet our guest speaker, Robin Goldsmith in this webnair.He provides insights on how Proactive SQA™ can contribute to higher quality software via being proactive in your software quality and testing processes and shifting left by first understanding your definition of quality, goals and objectives and getting pasView this XBOSoft webinar to learn more >

Software Testing Cognitive Biases – How Did I Miss That Bug?

Software Testing Cognitive Biases - Do You Know Why You Missed That Defect?

Software Testing Cognitive Biases with Gerie OwenGerie Owen, our guest speaker with over 25 years of experience in software testing, joined XBOSoft CEO Philip Lew for a discussion of challenges recognizing our cognitive biases and how they affect our software testing thinking and process. Starting with explaining how the brain creates and implements these biases.  Owen and Lew discussed,  among other aspects...View this XBOSoft webinar to learn more >

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Agile Testing

7 Habits of Highly Effective Agile Testing audienceI read Stephen Covey’s famous book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People when it first came out in 1989, almost 30 years ago. I was just starting my career then and was able to apply many of the principles to not just my work life, but life in general.When I was invited to give the closing keynote at TestIstanbul, in Istanbul, Turkey, on April 25, I knew giving a tailored version of my 7 Habits of Highly Effective Agile Testers talk would work well for this audience.

Talking Agile & Quality at TestIstanbul

As Phil Lew told his TestIstanbul audience, “These seven habits have evolved over the years through working with clients that had software quality issues after implementing agile development. Some people think agile development will solve all their problems."He stresses, "Well, it can solve some, but if poorly implemented, it can cause many others. I’ve been able to boil it down to these 7 habits as a way to continually ‘sharpen the saw’ and root out problems one by one.”