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Why Choose Software Testing As A Career Path?

If you’re here, that simply means you’re stuck making a vital decision: Should you choose software testing to bolster or even start your career, or not? Is software testing the right fit for you? Where should you start? What should you do? Why should you go with it? And a thousand more questions … There are many articles out there ...

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How to Grow Your Career as Java Developer?

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First things first. If you’re someone looking to adopt a new programming language to learn and earn then Java is certainly a great option to begin with. For those still struggling to make it out alive from being a Java intern, keep hanging. Much better is to come for the true ones! The popularity enjoyed by Java programming language can ...

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My Personal Experience of Becoming a Software Developer

Things happen in life that we sometimes cannot explain, but looking back, we are able to put the pieces together and make sense of everything. Such has been my journey of becoming a software developer. The paths I followed now make sense, but they were not things I exactly planned at the beginning. But they are the steps I believe ...

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7 Bad Habits to Avoid as a QA Engineer

Most people would agree that software quality is important. We have seen the results of buggy software in all kinds of situations: from Mars probes malfunctioning and chemotherapy machines administering lethal doses of radiation, to telecommunications systems experiencing a cascade failure. It would seem logical to assume that software testers would be much-valued members of a development team. Yet sadly, ...

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How to Be A Successful Freelance Programmer

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A career as a freelancer is the reality for 35% of the United States’ workforce. It is designed for people that desire more freedom, or feel working for an employer limits their ability to be creative. Freelancing is a viable option for programmers interested in earning additional income while employed or starting a full-time business in the future. Both are ...

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Are Technical Skills Enough? Create a Personal Brand to Help You Succeed

You know what would be awesome for your career? A well-crafted, compelling brand story about your skills, knowledge, and qualifications as a programmer. Programming knowledge and expertise will give you a good head start, but to propel your progress graph steeply and quickly, you’ll need to unlock opportunities that exist outside of a pre-charted path. So if your desire is ...

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How to Future-Proof Your Testing Career

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Since I switched back into testing from a development role, I’ve been trying to build up skills that will future-proof my testing career. To do this, I’ve been going to more talks and conferences, and watching webinars on testing. What do I mean by future-proofing? I want to ensure that I have the correct skills, either by focusing on one ...

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Becoming a Better Software Developer

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Becoming better at what we do for a career is what many aspire to in life. However, it is not enough to simply keep doing the same thing every day. To become better, we sometimes need to do things in a different way from how they were done previously. This especially applies to the field of software development. It is ...

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