As I’m going on several job interviews these days, naturally ISTQB comes up. Recruiters, managers often asks why I didn’t do it, I say I will not spend my own money on it as I never really saw anyone applying this knowledge in their daily work.
Then they say, yeah-yeah, but it’ good because it:
– gives the co-workers a common vocabulary.
– test cases built on them makes it easier for new colleagues to know what should be done.
What’s your come-back on these arguments?
Some answer I found since then: