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Mike Cohn
I help teams succeed with agile.
Professional Summary
With more than 20 years of experience, Mike has previously been a technology executive in companies of various sizes, from startup to Fortune 40. He is a co-founder of both the Scrum Alliance and the Agile Alliance, the home of the Agile Manifesto.

As the founder of Mountain Goat Software, Mike specializes in helping companies adopt and improve their use of agile processes and techniques in order to build extremely high-performance development organizations.
User Stories
Understanding the what and the why of User Stories from a talk that is still one of the best explanations of it out there.
Jun 06, 2012
Sprint Backlog
The sprint backlog is a list of tasks that must be completed during a Scrum sprint.
Mar 30, 2021
Story Points Are Still About Effort
Story point represent the effort involved to deliver a product backlog item.
Sep 02, 2014
Five Lessons I’m Thankful I Learned in My Agile Career
The smartest person in the room is not smarter than the whole room is just one of the lessons I'm thankful I learned.
Nov 21, 2017