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Good Home Office

Home office has become a very efficient tool for many companies; this consists, as its name says, in working from home. This modality is not as new as it’s believed, according to a post named “¿Conoces la historia del Home Office?” written by Avril Rojas: in the 70s it was proposed by Jack Nilles when […]

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Scrum at Glance

Scrum is just one of the Agile frameworks for managing projects/products, but it is one of the best known. While the most important thing is adhering to an agile mindset and principles, there are specific practices that define Scrum–and ensure its benefits.  But, what do the aforementioned “agile mindset and principles” mean? Well, there is […]

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Who Teaches Who?

This “Socio Formador” journey began way before this year in my scenario. Somehow I knew eventually that I would become some sort of teacher. It is not my dream job but, I remember back when Inflection Point hired me, I was a 21-year-old kid who knew nothing, and thanks to the great support that I […]

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Do’s and Don’ts of Multicultural Work

In an increasingly globalized world, it is very common to find multicultural work teams, made up mostly of professionals from different countries, who contribute with great ideas and opinions to the company, since they greatly enrich the problem-solving. However, we must bear in mind that cultural diversity has a price: we can face significant disadvantages […]

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Life Balance

Today I have been reflecting on one of the values of my company: Life Balance, and what it represents in today’s society, especially in my country. We know that in Mexico we work a longer business working day than in other countries, that we take fewer days off each year, and please, let’s not forget […]

Emotional Intelligence: the Intelligence of Success

“CEOs are hired for their intellect and business expertise – and fired for a lack of emotional intelligence.” – Goleman. Emotional intelligence is the capacity that allows us to become aware of our emotions, understand the feelings of others, tolerate the pressures and frustrations we endure at work, increase our capacity for empathy and our […]

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QA Team Building 2021

An important aspect of being a Great Place to work is having a great job environment in which people know each other and their achievements and great performance are acknowledged. We know how important it is to make our peers feel seen and appreciated and a great example of that is our yearly QA Team […]

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A Day in the Life of a Software Tester

It’s been a while since I realized that my life was a little different than everyone else’s, I began to notice certain abilities and features that set me apart from the rest; a power so great that I began to concern those around me, fortunately I discovered that I was not alone, there were others […]