If you like this talk…<br /> Please donate just 100 rupees for Chandru, a tester from Bangalore who is undergoing treatmen...
Notes from a problem solving tester consultant<br />Pradeep Soundararajan<br />Director @ Moolya Software Testing Pvt. Ltd...
Pay close attention!<br />You are listening to the <br />“NLTE Problem Solving Expert of Year 2010”<br />Copyrights Moolya...
Warning!<br />This presentation might appear arrogant<br />and that’s purely intentional.<br />Copyrights Moolya Software ...
All testers have problems<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
Some of you have some problems in common<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
Now your common problem is…You have to listen to “Pradeep Soundararajan”<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private L...
Give me 40 mins, I will solve that problem for you<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.co...
So, as you see, I can solve problems quickly<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
“Put your trust in the Lord, your next 40 minutes belongs to me”<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited :...
“A problem is the difference between things needed and things perceived” – Don Gause & G Weinberg<br />Copyrights Moolya S...
So a tester either suffers from<br />…things needed <br />OR<br />…things perceived<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testin...
Story # 234<br />Once upon a time, there lived a tester, who still<br />is living, by some name that doesn’t matter.<br />...
Story # 463<br />Once upon a time, there was a tester who<br />thought the developers were intentionally not<br />paying a...
Story # 983<br />	In an organization, there was a test team whose culture was to run to the developers desk each time to r...
Story #1031<br />There was a tester who used to read my blog<br />and email me his comments thinking his English<br />was ...
Story #2322<br />Not too far away from here lives a tester who<br />was hired to do “checking” work and he hated it. <br /...
Slide 56 Why I got the NLTE award & you didn’t! <br />I read books that you were supposed to but might not be reading.<br ...
Solving these problems weren’t tough for me<br />Lateral Thinking<br />Creative Thinking<br />Cognition<br />General Syste...
Thank you for your time but one last info.<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
You should know what NLTE stands for<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
Nothing Like That Exists!<br />Stop being fooled by people who can make you think something exist and put you into Wonderl...
So whom to trust?<br />Trust the guy who honestly confessed that he fooled you  <br />Now that you trust him: All stories...
Free Consultation!<br />After this conference is over, I encourage and welcome you all to talk to me and I would offer fre...
Are you shy? Look at A Raaja! Don’t be shy<br />Pradeep.srajan@gmail.com<br />http://testertested.blogspot.com<br />http:/...
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  1. 1. If you like this talk…<br /> Please donate just 100 rupees for Chandru, a tester from Bangalore who is undergoing treatment for blood cancer.<br />Now, its my responsibility to get you to like this talk.<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  2. 2. Notes from a problem solving tester consultant<br />Pradeep Soundararajan<br />Director @ Moolya Software Testing Pvt. Ltd.,<br />ps@moolya.com / http://moolya.com<br />
  3. 3. Pay close attention!<br />You are listening to the <br />“NLTE Problem Solving Expert of Year 2010”<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  4. 4. Warning!<br />This presentation might appear arrogant<br />and that’s purely intentional.<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  5. 5. All testers have problems<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  6. 6. Some of you have some problems in common<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  7. 7. Now your common problem is…You have to listen to “Pradeep Soundararajan”<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  8. 8. Give me 40 mins, I will solve that problem for you<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  9. 9. So, as you see, I can solve problems quickly<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  10. 10. “Put your trust in the Lord, your next 40 minutes belongs to me”<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  11. 11. “A problem is the difference between things needed and things perceived” – Don Gause & G Weinberg<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  12. 12. So a tester either suffers from<br />…things needed <br />OR<br />…things perceived<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  13. 13. Story # 234<br />Once upon a time, there lived a tester, who still<br />is living, by some name that doesn’t matter.<br />After joining a big company, he found a critical<br />bug that was in the product for last 5 years that<br />no one had found it. That created a problem for<br />him! <br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  14. 14. Story # 463<br />Once upon a time, there was a tester who<br />thought the developers were intentionally not<br />paying attention to his bug reports.<br />He felt de-motivated by the behavior of the<br />developers and thought he should quit the<br />company and move on but actually …<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  15. 15. Story # 983<br /> In an organization, there was a test team whose culture was to run to the developers desk each time to reproduce the issue they reported.<br /> They found a lot of good bugs and they were too happy for a long time until…<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  16. 16. Story #1031<br />There was a tester who used to read my blog<br />and email me his comments thinking his English<br />was too bad to post in public.<br />I urged the tester to start blogging on his own<br />and he thought his English wasn’t good enough<br />but<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  17. 17. Story #2322<br />Not too far away from here lives a tester who<br />was hired to do “checking” work and he hated it. <br />Yet, he continued to do without telling his<br />managers about it. He was considered a poor<br />performer. But one day…<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  18. 18. Slide 56 Why I got the NLTE award & you didn’t! <br />I read books that you were supposed to but might not be reading.<br />I interact with people who are smarter than me & you too were supposed to be interacting but might not have.<br />I am trying to build a good heart whilst building a good mind that you were supposed to but might not be building.<br />I practice testing & problem solving that you were supposed to but might not be doing.<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  19. 19. Solving these problems weren’t tough for me<br />Lateral Thinking<br />Creative Thinking<br />Cognition<br />General Systems Thinking<br />Are your lights on<br />Malcolm Gladwell<br />Birbal<br />Tenali Rama<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  20. 20. Thank you for your time but one last info.<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  21. 21. You should know what NLTE stands for<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  22. 22. Nothing Like That Exists!<br />Stop being fooled by people who can make you think something exist and put you into Wonderland of testing<br />The only way you can work against being fooled is to increase your skills.<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  23. 23. So whom to trust?<br />Trust the guy who honestly confessed that he fooled you  <br />Now that you trust him: All stories were true and the slide 56 can help you become a better thinker and hence better tester.<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  24. 24. Free Consultation!<br />After this conference is over, I encourage and welcome you all to talk to me and I would offer free consultation to you.<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />
  25. 25. Are you shy? Look at A Raaja! Don’t be shy<br />Pradeep.srajan@gmail.com<br />http://testertested.blogspot.com<br />http://moolya.com<br />Copyrights Moolya Software Testing Private Limited : www.moolya.com <br />

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