How to Become an Expert in Your Domain

  • Locked
Vera Baum's profile
Vera Baum

Learning Consultant & CEO

How to Become an Expert in Your Domain image
A free account is required to view this content
Talk Description

Many people often doubt that they have enough talent to do a specific job or to become an expert in their field. They think that they need a certain pre-position to become an expert. But what is the definition of an expert and how does one get to be one?

In this masterclass, Vera talks about expertise and talent – or the lack thereof. They give an academic definition of what an expert looks like and how they differentiate from a novice. Vera also discusses why the domain is a relevant factor and highlights the importance of deliberate practice. In the end, Vera discusses practical steps you can take to increase the likelihood of becoming an expert in a specific domain.


This Masterclass is kindly sponsored by Applitools. Applitools is on a mission to help test automation, DevOps, and software engineering teams release apps that are visually perfect -- by providing the only commercial-grade solution that validates the user interface of any app in a fully automated manner. Find out more about Applitools.

What you’ll learn

By the end of this masterclass, you'll be able to:

  • Define what an expert is
  • List the key characteristics of an expert
  • Describe how to become an expert
  • Compare experts with novices
  • Summarise how experts solve problems
Vera Baum's profile'

Vera Baum

Learning Consultant & CEO

Hi - I am Vera and I am a learning consultant and CEO at QualityMinds. I try to improve the learning process, especially for testers, for a couple of years now. Therefore I take a closer look on how people learn and what kind of, scientifically proven, methods would help them with their individual learning. To get a better understanding of my learners, I worked as a tester, product owner and Scrum Master in different projects.
Suggested Content
How I Learned to Be a Better Tester Through Practising “Humble Inquiry” - Kwesi Peterson
Being A Host At Test.bash(); Home
Beware The Pickle - Beren Van Daele & Ard Kramer
Testing Ask Me Anything - Testing in Compliance and Regulation
Discover Data Science Testing - Laveena Ramchandani
The MoTrix Reloaded - The future tech, and what it means for testing with Leigh Rathbone
Explore MoT
30 Days of AI in Testing
Upgrade Your Testing Game with the 30 Days of AI in Testing Challenge!
MoT Intermediate Certificate in Test Automation
MoT Intermediate Certificate in Test Automation
From £599

Tags

  • continuous-learning
  • domain