What makes a good user story in agile software development?

Introduction

Working with our clients, we frequently get asked about how a perfect user story should look like in order to facilitate the cooperation between business and development teams. Below is a small write up on the subject based on our longtime experience.

User stories are central element to the agile/scrum methodology as they define every piece of work being done by an agile team. There are several important guidelines that needs to be followed to create proper user stories that fit well with the overall process. read more