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Tips to Prepare for Virtual and Presentation Based QA Interviews – New Interview Trends (Part 2)

We are on the trail to understand the changes that are taking place in the IT industry’s job market.

Smaller/shorter resumes are already preferred by many employers. Head on over to our previous article in this series if you haven’t already to check out the details and sample of a 1 or 2 page resume.

This article is going to be on interviews. There are two (or may be three) things we will talk about here (of course, with plenty of samples and examples). Continue reading →

New Emerging Trends in the Job Seeking Market (Part 1) – Shorter Resumes

The world of resume and interviews is changing- constantly.

Being in the training and facilitation industry gives us a special insight into this field as we are blessed with students that take the time to keep us posted on their career pursuits and the interviews that they have attended; our heartfelt gratitude to you all always for sharing.

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In this article, I will try to consolidate all the trends I have come across, so we can share all that was shared with us to the readers. Continue reading →

6 Questions to Determine if a Candidate is Fit for the QA Job

As technology is growing and software is becoming an integral part of human life, expectations for better application, service and user experience are rising.

Gone are the days when a customer was visiting market for 5 times to check different brands, quality and cost before buying an Air Conditioner. Nowadays, those big decisions are being taken while sitting on comfy chair and sipping coffee.  Continue reading →




How to Figure Out What QA Job Best Suits You Based on Your Skills?

Job searching is probably the most stressful and overwhelming part of our careers.

There is just something about it, that gets to even the best of us. I am not going to say, this post will change that. However, there is one bit of the tiring process that we will try and simplify- and that is, “What kind of a job can you aspire for, with the skills you possess?”

QA Jobs and SKills

Every job post/ad/requirement comes with its own set of primary/required/mandatory skills & good-to-have and Continue reading →

11 Ways You Know You’re a Tester..

When you know, you are a tester ….

Some specific characteristics of a REAL TESTER, from my pen:

when you know you are a tester

#1. When a bug, seen but not reproduced, makes you sleepless:

While testing the application related to online transaction, you observed that there were two debits for single Continue reading →

8 Proven Ways to Manage Stress as a Software Testing Professional

Living in an era, where everything seems slave of that machine called CLOCK, it’s not easy to not get affected by problems.

While making a coffee for yourself in the morning, if you are creating a time table for the day and running around whole day to achieve the listed tasks, welcome to the this post :).

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