How to build a successful QA team?

What do we mean by a great software testing team?

“A team with a star player is a good team, but a team without one is a great team.” – Author unknown.

The above quote from Author leads us to a discussion on great teams and its characteristics. The article stems from experience gained while working for different teams, observation of team members behavior under time pressure coupled with the complex nature of a project.

This holds good for Software Testing team which finds prominence place in project activities and requires the right mix of people for performing these activities.

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How Domain knowledge is Important for testers?

How Domain knowledge is Important for testers_

Jayant Deo asks:

“Looking at the current scenario from the industry it is seen that the testers are expected to have both technical testing skills as well either need to be from the domain background or have gathered domain knowledge mainly for BFSI is commonly seen.
I would like to know why and when is this domain knowledge imparted to the tester during the testing cycle?”

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How to Find a Bug in Application? Tips and Tricks

How to Find a Bug in Application_

A very good and important point. Right? If you are a software tester or a QA engineer then you must be thinking every minute to find a bug in an application. And you should be!

I think finding a blocker bug like any system crash is often rewarding! No, I don't think like that. You should try to find out the bugs that are most difficult to find and those always mislead users.

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Choosing Software Testing as your Career

Choosing Software Testing as your Career

If you are willing to choose software testing as your career then this is a must read!

Nowadays I get many emails asking me about software testing jobs. Should I select software testing as my career? How to switch to software testing from other job experience? Which institute should I join for a testing course? And much more …

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