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Want to create Better User Stories with Mike - Live?

Would you like Mike Cohn to teach you live and online, how to write Better User Stories?

We want you to feel confident and excited when you book a course with us. 

You’re going to meet smart attendees, you’re going to do plenty of practical exercises, with our unique tools that make it feel like you’re round a whiteboard with your teammates. And you’re going to get the support and answers you need from Mike.

That’s why we always offer our Satisfaction Guarantee.

If, after attending the live sessions, you don’t find tremendous value in the course, let us know within 7 days and we will refund you. No fuss, no questions.

Satisfaction Guarantee

Mike Cohn, CST
Mountain Goat Software

One of the industry's most well respected Certified Scrum Trainers (CST)

Learn Scrum and agile processes directly from Mike Cohn, one of the industry's most well respected Certified Scrum Trainers (CST). Mike Cohn is the author of User Stories Applied for Agile Software Development, Agile Estimating and Planning, and Succeeding with Agile. He is a co-founder and former board member of the Scrum Alliance, and a co-founder of the non-profit Agile Alliance, home of the Agile Manifesto.

Meet Mike Cohn

One of the industry's most well respected Certified Scrum Trainers (CST)

What payment methods do you accept? 

You can register on our site and pay with a Visa, MasterCard or American Express card. For a group of 10 or more, contact Laura Cohn at hello@mountaingoatsoftware.com if you wish to be invoiced.

What is your refund policy? 

If you cancel or reschedule a Live Online course more than 7 days before the first day of the class you will receive a full refund. If you cancel or reschedule within 7 days of the first day of class, a 50% fee will be charged, and the remaining 50% can be used as a credit toward a class to be taken within 6 months from the date of the canceled class. All cancellation requests must be made via email. Refunds or credits will not be issued for no shows, partial attendance or cancellations within 24 business hours.
We want you to feel confident about enrolling in our live, online courses. If after participating in the live sessions you don’t find the course valuable, email us within 7 days for a full refund.

What if I have more questions?

Contact us anytime at hello@mountaingoatsoftware.com. We will be happy to assist or answer any additional questions.

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When you sign up today you'll also get a FREE 12 month membership to Mike Cohn's AgileMentor's community.

This is the only place you can access: 

  • Monthly Q&A with Mike and other agile experts
  • Friendly forum with some of the sharpest agile mentors
  • A library of resources - 90+ Scrum Education Units®
  • Archive of all Mike Cohn's Weekly Tips

BONUS - Worth $299

Get your questions answered in our active community.

Mike’s weekly tips are ONLY available to AgileMentors community members.

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What's included?

6 hour training session delivered by Mike Cohn

PDF of course materials and exercises

Recording of the full event for you to keep

6 Learning SEUs and 6 PDUs

Time for breakout sessions and Q&A

Satisfaction guarantee


This is a one-day course hosted on Zoom.

Mike will take you through the training module, with multiple breakout sessions giving you the chance to practice what you learn.


Better User Stories, Live, Online is based on the popular Better User Stories On-Demand Video course.

By Mike Cohn, Author of User Stories Applied

What you'll learn

  • Common User Stories Problems
  • Story-Writing Workshops
  • Backlog Refinement
  • Job Stories, Tech Stories, Bugs and Non-functional Requirements
  • Story Mapping
  • Splitting Stories

What you'll learn


By the end of the session, you’ll understand the key success factors for writing Better User Stories, as well have techniques and resources to better size, and add detail to your user stories.

Transform The Product Backlog

Write better user stories easily, so your team can  do its best work, faster

During one day of live discussions and group exercises, you’ll be guided through the fundamental rules of crafting great user stories.

This gives you the chance to learn and ask questions while also bringing the theory to life with practical exercises and breakout sessions.

Live Facilitation

Fast Track Your User Stories Skills With Live Facilitation

Scrum Masters

Know how to help your team identify and write the best user stories

Product Owners

Build, prioritize and maintain a product backlog of strong user stories

Agile Team Members

Contribute your skills and provide valuable input when writing better user stories.

Who is it for?

This live, online training is designed for:

Lifetime Access

Learn Online, Remember Forever:
Lifetime Access to All Materials

After the class you’ll get to keep a recording of the live sessions as well as additional training materials and downloads - all accessible from your personal dashboard.

With lifetime access, you can refer to the materials whenever you need to, which means you don’t have to worry about remembering everything during the day. 

Register for the May 3rd class - $599

Weds May 3rd

8:30am-3:30pm US Pacific 

Weds June 7th

8:30am-3:30pm US Pacific 

Register for the June 7th class - $599
Register for the June 7th class - $599Register for the May 3rd class - $599

Weds June 7th

8:30am-3:30pm US Pacific

Weds May 3rd

8:30am-3:30pm US Pacific

Register for the June 7th class - $599Register for the May 3rd class - $599

Weds June 7th

8:30am-3:30pm US Pacific

Weds May 3rd

8:30am-3:30pm US Pacific

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