Lessons Learned

• Successes and failures of previous projects become practical advice

• Avoid the risk of repeating mistakes from previous projects

Lessons learned – knowledge gained from one project which may be applicable to similar

future projects

Lessons learned register – accumulation of knowledge learned, which can be easily referenced and


Signatures and Commitment

• Who is involved

• Extent to which each person can make decisions

• Expected time commitment for each person

• The project sponsor, project manager, and core team members show

commitment by signing the charter