Premortem Imagine all the reasons your project could turn into a miserable failure. Then figure out how you can prevent those problems now, while there’s still time.
Performing a Project Premortem Projects fail at a spectacular rate. One reason is that too many people are reluctant to speak up about their reservations during the all-important planning phase. By making it safe for dissenters who are knowledgeable about the undertaking and worried about its weaknesses to speak up, you can improve a project’s chances of success.