Communication Tools to Address the Top Ten Testing Challenges
If these are challenges, how can they be fixed?
William Perry and Randy Rice did a study of the top 10 software testing challenges and how to address them. This is in a book, which can be acquired from the Quality Assurance Institute. These are major challenges
and many of them can be addressed with specialized interaction and
What has research shown are the
top 10 testing challenges? How have others experienced these
challenges? What have your colleagues done to
address these issues? And most importantly, how can
these issues be addressed?
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As we discuss them, we will get participant feedback on
examples and solutions, as we propose some of our own.
You will be able to determine whether or not it is a challenge for your software testing organization,
and if so, begin to change paradigms to achieve solutions
This material is solution-oriented, and is based on the
situations and problems posed in Section 5 of QAI's Test Planning
Abstract: The ten top testing
challenges are first discussed. Then, for those
challenges typically made worse by communications
failure, alternative dialogue methods are
shared. These include techniques from NLP (Neuro-Lingusitic
Programming), Language and Behavior, Perceptual
position, and a variety of behavior, conversation, and
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Conducted June 6, 2007