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SSQA Monthly meeting

Tester Games

Jon Bach will demonstrate some tester games -- ways to enhance and cultivate the spirit of revealing problems and strengthen your own thinking. 

Jon is Director of Live Site Quality for eBay. His role is to coordinate efforts to find production bugs on eBay's related sites and take measures to improve customer experiences through bug advocacy.  A veteran of over 100 conferences, he delights in telling stories from 18 years in testing for companies like LexisNexis, Hewlett-Packard, and Microsoft.  He is an award-winning keynote speaker and blogger, but his claim-to-fame is as co-creator of Session-Based Test Management — a way to manage and measure efforts from exploratory testing.

SSQA meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month. Topics vary and cover all aspects of software quality assurance. Meetings are free and open to the public.

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  • Ned H.

    I've worked with Linda Westfall - both writing and reviewing & approving the CSQE exam, and have no hesitation in recommending her as an excellent resource for getting ready for the exam. Her website is www.westfallteam.com; her book, "The Certified Software Quality Engineer Handbook" is an excellent resource (ISBN[masked]) to prepare for and take to the exam.

    November 14, 2013

  • Ned H.

    from "Mr. Modulo" - Thanks, Doug, for having Jon come to play with us ! And thanks, Jon, for such a fun evening; I always enjoy having my creativity stirred up like that.

    November 13, 2013

  • Wendy D.

    The game I mentioned is Fluxx. It is great for team building.

    November 12, 2013

    • Ned H.

      Thanks, Wendy - sounds like a great family Christmas present, too !

      November 13, 2013

  • Joe O.

    Thank you Jon for hosting the event and also for giving a fun and interesting talk. The testing games bring fun and excitement and ignite that natural curiosity that I think we all have as testers and think more outside the box in creative ways.

    November 13, 2013

  • Dhamo

    As in the past, Jon made this meeting pretty interesting. Thanks Jon. Enjoyed meeting many of you once again.

    November 13, 2013

  • Teressa

    Something came up, and I will not be able to make it tonight, due to the amount of time it takes me to get there. Hopefully next month!

    November 12, 2013

  • Kevin C.

    Do we have any topics or agenda for this meeting? Thanks!

    October 30, 2013

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