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Bug Advocacy Part II

Last Tuesday, I gave my Experience Report on Bug Advocacy at the latest WeTest Auckland Meetup . It was a bit daunting - not that the audience had menacing expressions on their faces or anything, but I tend to do a little freak out before I speak in front of people. Something that I need to work on. Here is the link to my Prezi. Below is a reflection on the Bug Advocacy Meetup we had last Tuesday. A bit of background information about my experience: I've never been on an Agile project. Neither have I been brought into a project early in the SDLC. By the time I've come on to projects, the software has already been built. This meant that some people questioned why I don't just talk to the developer and get the bug fixed? Or why don't I just write it on a post-it note and stick it up on their computer? While I agree that these are great ideas, I've been on projects where things have to be tracked in a Testing tool. I learned a lot from the discussions that fo