Were the risks for the project appropriately identified and assessed? Were contingency plans used? Were they realistic? Have risk events occurred that have an impact greater than anticipated?

 Were the right people and talents assigned to this project?

 What does evaluation from outside contractors suggest?

 Were the project start-up and hand-off successful? Why? Is the customer satisfied?

Were the project planning and control systems appropriate for this type of project?  

Should all similar size and type of projects use these systems? Why/why not?