Selena Delesie’s presentation covers such topics as “Are testers valued in your company?” and “Is testing valued in your company?”.
Do you find people who want to cut out testing and testers? Selena has some real-life ideas to help make testing a sustainable and valued process. How to help / persuade managment to sponsor more useful tests and testing, risk based testing.
link to page, has link to video: http://oredev.org/2011/sessions/focusing-testing-on-business-needs