Have you heard about snow plow testing yet?
Have you googled it?
What did you do with the search results?
[ Recognise and Acknowledge Your Skills | Ministry Of Testing – The Testing Planet | June 2013]
This 5 level rating of skills is nothing new, and perhaps you use a rating with more or less steps in your context. Perhaps it’s very detailed, with very discrete steps – or perhaps it’s just a guideline, a floating value between “a little” and “a lot”.
|Google level||Snow plow testing|
|Level 0 – No knowledge||I’ll haven’t searched it||Never heard of it|
|Level 1 – Mentee||I searched – and read the results page||Heard of it, can do with help|
|Level 2 – Independent||I read the linked material||Can do without help|
|Level 3 – Mentor||I wrote the material being found||Can teach others|
|Level 4 – Mastery||I search for new practices||Focus on contexts|