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Iā€™m Nicola Lindgren, the author of Starting Your Software Testing Career, a co-author of How Can I Test This? and an avid learner of all things testing, agile and leadership.

I'm also an international conference speaker. If you want to stay up to date with upcoming blog posts, you can follow me on Twitter.

šŸ“¹ I have a YouTube channel that focusses on helping you with your software testing career.

Here are a few of my most popular posts.

  • How do you actually prevent bugs?
  • How To Test In A Higher Developer-Tester Ratio
  • Step by step guide: Testing with no/little requirements
  • Testing with Charles Proxy
  • Bloggers Club: Implementing Change
  • Learning How to Create an Environment of Psychological Safety

    I share how I'm learning to try and create an environment of psychological safety in my team.

    How to Test Before Code is Written

    I share what I have learned when it comes to testing before code is written, here I share advice on how to test early - shift left.

    How to Find a Software Testing Job

    Here I share what I have learned, what has worked for me, and what I have seen work for others. Your experiences may differ. In this blog post, I'll share the importance of networking, a few CV/resume tips and a few interview tips.

    Staying Motivated as a Tester

    How I have gone about staying motivated as a tester along with struggles I have faced in this area..

    Nudging Your Way Through Agile Testing

    Here are my notes on Nudging your way through agile testing, Ard Kramer's talk at SANAE Beer ex.

    A Beginners Guide to Speaking at Conferences

    Here's what you should know when it comes to speaking at conferences.

    Software Testing Job Sites

    Here are some places you can find software testing jobs that you might not have heard of.

    8 Tips for Networking at Events

    Here are 8 tips for networking and making connections at tech events in real life.

    Free Software Testing Programmes

    Here are a list of free software testing programmes I am aware of.

    Interview With Vernon Richards

    In this interview with Vernon Richards, Vernon shares his experience doing a writing course, some career advice for testers and being a quality coach.

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