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SQA Days conference, Russia: How I lost my head as the Head of QA

Aleksandra Kornecka
November 18, 2017
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SQA Days conference, Russia: How I lost my head as the Head of QA

Aleksandra Kornecka

November 18, 2017
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  1. Software Quality Assurance days International Conference of Software Quality Assurance

    sqadays.com St.Petersburg. November 17–18, 2017 Aleksandra Kornecka, OLX, Poland How I lost my head as the Head of QA (lightning talk)
  2. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

    Hello world! # sQA, 4+ years # MSc.of cognitive science # leader of Girls Who Test # sQA mentor volunteer # currently NOT the Head of QA ;-)
  3. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

    Firstly: the Head of QA in my mind
  4. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

  5. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

    then...
  6. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

    ...one day...
  7. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

    I lost my head! Really?
  8. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

  9. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

    After : the Head of QA in my mind
  10. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

    How was that possible?
  11. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

    Thought 1: skills over experience • if you proves business and technical skills, here you go • your skills and your managers decide • actually, your mind decides, too
  12. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

    Thought 2: companies are various
  13. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

    Thought 3: soft skills needed
  14. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

    … but still ...
  15. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

    ...I need to learn!
  16. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

    Final thought: challenge your head!
  17. How I lost my head as the Head of QA

    Thank you for your attention! aleksandra.k.kornecka@gmail.com @aleko_tweets girlswhotest.pl