Craftsman

According to the Webster Dictionary          craftsman means “a person who is very skilled at doing something” I consider myself a craftsman. I’m an independent software tester since 2005. I just jumped into it, but with one thing clear in mind. To be a good software tester. Specialized in something, not that important yet. Skillful,…

Session Based Test – Session reports

In my previous blog posts I mentioned on which moments you can use the Session Based Test approach. Important is that you write down your observations during these test situations. Note that every situation is different. That means different types of session reports. How many are there? There are 6 types of session reports. Each…

Session Based Test – Layout session report

CHARTER ———————————————– A charter summarizes the goal or activity of the session. It is  a “clear mission for the session”. You can define a charter before you start your session. It is a statement of how the session will be focused. During your test execution, you gather information based on the observation you make. You can…

Just a word ; Delegate

Delegate is …. to let someone help you riskfull at some times what you must do Delegation is …. to create more time to do other things (which are perhaps more important) to give somebody trust to learn to do some leadership work Why don’t people in leading positions delegate? There are several reasons for…

Copy Paste mistakes

A while ago, I was testing some features, which contained state diagram with four operation states. I name the operation states to support the story. The operation states are Provision, Activate, Deactivate and Withdraw. With an operation you go from one state to the other state. The requirements stated that all these features were using…