Thinking past the simple answers to the myths and methods of testing.

4: Career Growth Follow Up with Heather Tinkham

Heather Tinkham joins the show to offer a different perspective on career growth for testers.

Show Notes:

  • How you view yourself & How others view you
  • Testing as a Career vs Profession
    • Career: Success, Growth, Prestige, Hygeine Factors
    • Profession: Skills, Expertise, Resource
  • Shrinking Opportunities
    • Agile Manifesto & testers
    • Test team size over time
    • James Whittaker's Test is Dead
  • The Skills that lead to growth