NOVEMBER 11-15, 2019

NOVEMBER 11-15, 2019
Official Conference of the
International Institute of Business Analysis 


Monday, November 5, 2018

9:00 am – 12:00 pm | Pre-Conference Tutorial | Room: Cibolo 5

User Story Workshop: Creating High-Quality User Stories

Presented by: Angela Wick

Let's get serious about User Stories - Returning Due to Demand!! Learn what good ones and bad ones look like and correct poor user story habits. Learn how to slice and split stories into increments of value, and learn how to handle technical stories. We will look at common user story mistakes and strategies to correct them. We will also discover innovative techniques that support great user stories, like Story Maps, Acceptance Criteria and where the other details get worked out. Come get serious about User Stories!

Take a ride in the fast lane with this highly interactive workshop, to help Agile BAs understand the BA Role on agile teams, and focuses on high-quality user stories and related techniques. The workshop follows a case study through product vision to brainstorming, writing, analyzing, splitting, and refining user stories. Emphasis will be on alignment to vision, organizational strategy, end-user value and human-centered aspects of the system.

Learning Objectives

  • Discover what high-quality user stories look like
  • Dig deep into mistakes many teams make with user stories, and how to correct them
  • Experiment with innovative techniques that support great user stories

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 Angela Wick

Angela Wick, CBAP, PMP

BA-Squared, LLC

Angela Wick is the Founder & CEO of BA-Squared, LLC a training and consulting company that helps modernize requirements practices. With over 20 years’ experience she helps BAs, Product Owners, PMs, and teams develop the skills they need to inspire collaboration, creativity and innovation. Angela is passionate about helping traditional and agile teams build great products with great product and solution requirements practices.

Find out how Angela can help you at and get free requirements tips and trends by following Angela on Twitter

Angela's 2018 Presentations:

  1. User Story Workshop: Creating High-Quality User Stories
    Monday, November 5, 2018 (9:00 am – 12:00 pm)
  2. Great Products Need More Than Just User Stories!
    Wednesday, November 7, 2018 (2:00 pm – 2:45 pm)

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