How to Import User Stories into Planning Poker

I finally got around to something today that had been on my to do list for over a year: record a short video showing how to load user stories into by copying them from Excel.Here's the video:


My thanks to my daughter, Savannah, who learned Camtasia for Mac while I was traveling last week and then helped me make this today.




About the Author

As the founder of Mountain Goat Software, Mike Cohn specializes in helping companies adopt and improve their use of agile processes and techniques to build extremely high-performance teams. He is the author of User Stories Applied for Agile Software Development, Agile Estimating and Planning, and Succeeding with Agile. Mike is a founding member of theĀ Agile Alliance and Scrum Alliance. He is also the founder of, an online agile training website. He can be reached at or connect with Mike on Google+.