This is in response to some news articles that have shamed me and labelled me a reckless mother. (Scroll to bottom for news links) Last Friday a nosey onlooker looking to make a bit of extra money on a non news worthy topic took a photo of a mother and baby enjoying the great outdoors.
I definitely want to get better at being more idle, less productive, and just being me. Overall I feel quite confident and calm about the direction I’m taking. And whilst I may not ‘be bored’, I am personally trying and doing better at focusing on the things that matter to me. This is a nice
For Ministry of Testing I’ve often thought about coaches for our team. It’s not something I’ve managed to look into in detail, but interesting to see a company offer it as a service. Guided is the easiest way to offer high quality and affordable coaching to all of your employees – https://www.getguided.co/
I love reading stories of companies that don’t sell out and try to find their own creative way. It also makes me feel better about Ministry of Testing being a Wistia customer. 🙂 This shares how Wistia decided to take on debt instead of selling out. There were a few things within it that reminds me
Today I discovered that we do deploy on Fridays 😀 Ministry of Testing now sharing our release notes so you can see the things we are doing. Small steps to being more visible about the work we do. Thank you Team MoT.
This has mostly been me in approaching growing my business. From Seth Godin’s blog: The trap of listening to feedback “If I listened to feedback, I would have quit on the first day.” You’re devoting your life to making something important. Something helpful. Something that matters. Mostly, something that hasn’t been done before, that’s going
I often think about my decision to make someone else the ‘CEO’ as Ministry of Testing. And as anyone would, they would look for stories about others doing the same. I love the Indie Hackers community and was listening to this podcast with Max Lytvyn from Grammarly. In it he discusses his reason for him and
Well, this made me laugh, and it is kind of true. I also think that whilst designers would love to ‘delight the users’ all the time there are obviously forces from other sides of the business that have influence to have these daft designs implemented. Of course, this could be created and built as ‘per
Too many people think they can’t make a dent in the software testing industry. Here are 7 ways you can! 1 – Help Change The Software Testing Wikipedia References The software testing pages on wikipedia do not represent software testing well. Turns out it is pretty darn hard to get them updated. There is the
My job title is pretty unique, made up to be honest. Often I get emails from LinkedIn saying things like: “27 FounderBoss jobs were filled on LinkedIn recently.” I just find it hard to believe that anyone actually ever recruits for a ‘FounderBoss’. Even more hard when I click on the link within the email