The Succeeding with Agile blog is written by Mike Cohn, the founder of Mountain Goat Software, an agile training and consulting firm. He is the author of Agile Estimating and Planning, User Stories Applied for Agile Software Development, Succeeding with Agile, and books on Java and C++. With over 20 years of experience, Mike has been a technology executive in companies of various sizes, from startup to Fortune 40. Mike is a founding member of both the Agile Alliance and the Scrum Alliance. Mike is a Certified Scrum Trainer and offers training courses on a variety of Scrum and agile topics. A complete schedule of upcoming training is available or classes can be presented at your site.