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Thursday, November 21 • 10:15 - 11:00
Deliberate Practice in Practice

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Deliberate practice refers to a special type of practice that is purposeful and systematic. While regular practice might include mindless repetitions,deliberate practice requires focused attention and is conducted with the specific goal of improving performance.

In this experience report, Dwayne Green, test manager at 1-800-CONTACTS, will share how he applied the deliberate practice principles to his team.

The participants will learn how they can use the same principles at their workplace; and how they can grow their team members to be more productive and perform better as well.

Key Takeaways:
* Successes and pitfalls to avoid while applying Deliberate Practice principles in a work setting.
* How using Deliberate Practice principles and techniques can improve the testers on the teams that are turning into DevOps teams.
* Ideas to take back to work and try to implement to get testers a more deliberate mindset.

This session is relevant to both Test Managers and for Test Professionals.

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Dwayne Green

Quality Coach, 1-800 Contacts
Dwayne Green is a Team Lead of Testing at 1-800 Contacts located in Draper, UT. He has 10 years of industry experience and has a passion for developing skills in testing. He has been active in local testing meetups. Dwayne can be reached on Twitter @n00btester.

Thursday November 21, 2019 10:15 - 11:00 EST
AMA Conference Center New York City, Room 803 1601 Broadway, New York, NY 10019, USA
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