Monthly Archives: December 2012

STAReast program announced

The STAREast program has been announced. It’s on the conference website now. I see a lot of nice subjects. This is gonna be a one great learning experience, and I am proud to deliver my contribution also. I’ll be talking … Continue reading

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The discontinuity in test process improvement

During the EuroSTAR conference, held in November 2012, I gave a soapbox presentation with the title “the discontinuity in test process improvement“. The statement I made is that we usually assume there is evolution, a natural growth. Test Maturity Models … Continue reading

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SCRUM Master (the way to go?)

Got a tip from a colleague to watch this video about the SCRUM-master. The makers went all the way to get their message across. What do you think, SCRUM-master something for you?

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Conference proposals

For the dutch test association, Testnet, I am participating in a session on Presentation skills and how to write a good proposal. While I wait for the skype call, I’ll try to compose a checklist for a good conference proposal. … Continue reading

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Over the last few weeks I gave with great enthousiasm the SCRUM master training In this training participants become more aware of their role and responsibilities as SCRUM master and get a good feel in the SCRUM dynamics. The training … Continue reading

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I like Roman Pichlers Blog

Surfing the net for some usefull information on DoR’s  I stumbled upon the blog of Roman Picher. I was directly taken by the clear approach Roman takes. Clear text, strong graphics. Check it out:

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Testnet: Hoe maak je een goede proposal en geef je een goede presentatie

Huib Schoots en ik bundelen onze ervaringen en delen onze geheimen: Wil jij ook eens op het podium staan op een TestNet evenement? 12 december 2012, NBC: Workshop goede proposal De call for papers voor het voorjaarsevenement is verzonden. Misschien … Continue reading

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EuroSTAR 2012: A walk around the expo hall

The EuroSTAR organsation asked me to interview delegates of the conference. In the video I take a little walk around the expo hall during a coffee break and ask delegates about their experiences of EuroSTAR Conference 2012. There was some … Continue reading

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Valori Lean/Kanban experience

St. Nicholas did not have enough helpers to pack all his gifts. Employees of one of our customers helped the St. Nicholas a hand. This defines the setting of an active afternoon in which the employees received an introduction into … Continue reading

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