When a new Tester takes the obligatory Foundation in Software Testing course and passes the exam he/she may come away with a certificate, a common language, a set of ideas and a large arsenal of essential principles, but have few clues as to how to write to those little test gems that effectively transform them into a sly Foxy Tester.

This blog explores the skills and mindset that a Foxy Tester needs to develop. It reveals the tools that a Foxy Tester must add to their toolbox. Most essentially, it defines a simple process that a Foxy Tester must use in their journey through the creative process of Coalface-Bread-and-Butter Testing.