In this session Ben Day will review the top 10 ways you can cause unit testing to fail to work for your project. From readability problems and lack of trust to mock object abuse and semi-integration testing -- these gotchas can save you lots of time, sweat, and tears on your current and next projects.

If you’d like to attend the meeting, please RSVP via the website ( or by email at by 3pm on the day of the meeting.


When: Thursday, 9/8/2011, 6p – 8p
Microsoft NERD
1 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, MA
Parking: Paid parking is available in 1 Memorial Drive.


Benjamin Day is a consultant and trainer specializing in software development best practices using Microsoft’s development tools with an emphasis on Silverlight, Team Foundation Server, Windows Azure, and Scrum. He is a Microsoft Visual Studio ALM MVP, a certified Scrum trainer via, and a speaker at conferences such as TechEd and VSLive. When not developing software, Ben likes to hang out with his wife and cats, play jazz piano, and geek out on all things food. He can be contacted via and