Joe Colantonio talks with Dave Rael about automating testing, creating useful content, and understanding the intent of users and businesses
Joe Colantonio a test automation architect for a large Fortune 100 company. He’m able work 100% remotely from home in Rhode Island, which is fortunate because he hates cubicles and commuting. He blogs at joecolantonio.com and is the host of the podcast, TestTalks where he focuses on helping people and organizations succeed with automation awesomeness.He's an avid digital content creator who loves to share information through his blog, podcasts, videos, courses and books.
00:28 - Dave introduces the show and Joe Colantonio
02:15 - Preferring test automation to application development
03:58 - Joe's definition of value
06:20 - The things that "light Joe up"
07:21 - How Joe got started with software
09:02 - Joe's stories of failure, stopping short of completion and learning on the job
12:24 - Carl's greatest success story, growing in