Unless you set a goal, unless you really decide what you want to achieve, how would you get what do you want? In absence of a goal, what path, what people, what practice, what technique is useful will not be known or may be proved as a trap. One of time tested heuristic is Achieve, Assess, Act and Practice with a solid mentor / coach or expert. Design your A-Game, play it consistently w/o execues and at the end Win it.
Accomplished Director of Quality Assurance with 15+ years of experience delivering superior implementations of complex software, meeting exact standards, functionality, and data quality by utilizing Agile/Scrum and Iterative methodologies. Improve processes, testing strategies, and test automation, building exceptional teams comprised of quality managers, quality/testing experts, and automation engineers.