Lessons Learned at CAST 2013

Testers should jump to conjectures, not to conclusions. – Jon Bach, Keynote, CAST 2013 This week I was fortunate to be a last-minute addition to the attendee list for CAST 2013 in lovely Madison, Wisconsin. Somebody dropped out 3 days before the conference… I found out I was going on Saturday.  I had already planned…

WTF is a Unit Test?

I remember it like it was yesterday.   My Company was starting a new online product, and had employed The Consultants to come in and help.  The Consultants told The Company that A: they needed to employ an iterative development lifecycle (RUP) and that B: they needed software testers to help them.  The Company, in…