December 2020

Feelings & Emotions

Focus on people’s feelings as the indicator to quality but be careful to avoid being fooled by illusions

Quantitative vs Qualitative

Testing is journaling, note-taking and immersion resulting in a written evaluation of quality carefully supported by metrics where appropriate

Deduction vs Induction

Testing is constantly building and falsifying hypotheses of quality using logical reasoning to uncover information


Testing scientific model and process of research question, background investigation, analysis, hypothesis, experiment, evaluation, action (reporting)

Test Plan Mind Map

Coverage mindmaps, requirements/risk, charters/questions, designs, environmental/personnel, journaling/noting results