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2018, Issue 3
Highlights: Get Career Insights from a Test Manager
2018, Issue 2
Highlights: Earning Even One Testing Certification from ASTQB is Noteworthy. She Earned 11. How Did She Do It?
2018, Issue 1
Highlights: What’s On (And Beyond) the Testing Horizon.
2017, Issue 4
Highlights: When Everyone Knows Testing, is That Good or Bad for Your Career?
2017, Issue 3
Highlights: Why You Shouldn’t Fear the Advanced Level Certification Exam
2017, Issue 2
Highlights: The Best Interview Questions for Testing Jobs
2017, Issue 1
Highlights: Risk-based Mobile Testing
2016, Issue 4
Highlights: Get the Testing Job You Want
2016, Issue 3
Highlights: Testing to Secure Your Security
2016, Issue 2
Highlights: Minimum Essential Testing Strategy (METS)
2016, Issue 1
Highlights: Lessons in Agile Implementation
2015, Issue 4
Highlights: 9 Reasons a Test Leader Needs to Lead the Way.
2015, Issue 3
Highlights: How Brilliant Are You?
2015, Issue 2
Highlights: What is It Really Like to Go For Your ISTQB Advanced Level Certification?
2014, Issue 4
Highlights: How Does ISTQB Certification Prepare You for Test Automation?
2014, Issue 2
Highlights: What Does Someone Who Wrote Software For the Space Shuttle Program Have to Say About ISTQB Certification?
2013, Issue 4
Highlights: Do You Want to Be a Happier, More Productive Tester?
2013, Issue 3
Highlights: Are You Taking Full Advantage of Having a Certified Testing Team?
2013, Issue 1
Highlights: Why Security Testing is Important to Your Career.
2012, Issue 4
Highlights: The Most Frequently Asked Question.
2012, Issue 3
Highlights: Testers Have the Happiest Jobs.
2012, Issue 2
Highlights: The Importance of Test Tools Versus the Test Process.
2012, Issue 1
Highlights: How ISTQB Certification Covers Agile Testing.
2011, Issue 3
Highlights: Is the Testing Profession Headed Toward a Brick Wall?
2011, Issue 2
Highlights: The Most Efficient Form of Quality Assurance: Building Software the Right Way
2011, Issue 1
Highlights: What Do Test Managers Think About Your Certification?
2010, Issue 4
Highlights: Relying on More than Just Good Luck
2010, Issue 3
Highlights: ASTQB Certified College Students Make the Grade for Company’s Clients
2010, Issue 2
Highlights: Managing Rapid Growth in Testing Consulting and Outsourcing
2010, Issue 1
Highlights: What Led to Your Career in Testing?
2009, Issue 2
Highlights: Interview with Professor Patricia McQuaid, Ph.D., CTFL, CISA
2009, Issue 1
Highlights: Interview with Quality Assurance Manager Debra Friedenberg, CTFL
2008, Issue 2
Highlights: Interview with Test Manager Bill McMichael, CTAL, PMP, CSM
2008, Issue 1
Highlights: Interview with Freelance Consultant Jose Mata, CTFL
To sit an Advanced or Expert Level Exam, testers must first complete the ISTQB Foundation Certification
Foundation Level Certification
Advanced Test Analysis
Advanced Technical Test Analysis
Advanced Test Manager
Expert Test Management
Advanced Test Automation Engineer
Advanced Security Testing
Also click here to see the "5 reasons you should only register for ISTQB exams through ASTQB."