Leader’s Pulse: Leading Through Change: Managing Millennials & Knowledge Workers

The key factors for success when executing your vision.   There is an often cited quote: “…unless an organization sees that its task is to lead change, that organization—whether a business, a university, or a hospital—will not survive. In a period of rapid structural change the only organizations that survive are the ‘change leaders.’” —Peter …

Leader’s Pulse: Navigating Dotted and Solid Line Reporting

  Karen N. Johnson is a longtime active contributor to the software testing community. Her work is often centered on helping organizations at an enterprise level. Karen’s work is often focused on helping teams and organizations improve quality overall. Her professional activities include speaking at conferences both in the US and internationally. Karen is a contributing author …

Leader’s Pulse: Part 2: Managing the Knowledge Worker

Michael Hackett   Michael is a co-founder of LogiGear Corporation, and has over two decades of experience in software engineering in banking, securities, healthcare and consumer electronics. Michael is a Certified Scrum Master and has co-authored two books on software testing. Testing Applications on the Web: Test Planning for Mobile and Internet-Based Systems (Wiley, 2nd …

Leader’s Pulse: Managing the Knowledge Worker

Michael Hackett   Michael is a co-founder of LogiGear Corporation, and has over two decades of experience in software engineering in banking, securities, healthcare and consumer electronics. Michael is a Certified Scrum Master and has co-authored two books on software testing. Testing Applications on the Web: Test Planning for Mobile and Internet-Based Systems (Wiley, 2nd …

Leader’s Pulse: The Changing Dynamic of Measurement and Its Competing Forces

Michael Hackett   Michael is a co-founder of LogiGear Corporation, and has over two decades of experience in software engineering in banking, securities, healthcare and consumer electronics. Michael is a Certified Scrum Master and has co-authored two books on software testing. Testing Applications on the Web: Test Planning for Mobile and Internet-Based Systems (Wiley, 2nd …

Leader’s Pulse: Get Your Teams the Training that They Need!

Every leader knows having a fully trained staff is essential to productivity, employee satisfaction, teamwork, and just getting the job done! This is particularly true today in technology for many reasons. I want to focus on three ideas. 1.Training for training’s sake: Training to keep up with tech changes Training as a tool for better employees …

Leader’s Pulse: Direct Your Organization into DevOps

The ownership of quality has evolved, don’t get left behind Welcome to our new feature in LogiGear Magazine! We will be doing a column in each issue on current topics and how to manage, deal with, and support your team through them. This first installment of Leader’s Pulse is about making the move to DevOps. This …