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Announcing our upcoming Public Course 2-day Seminar

Posted on: February 18th, 2016 by Lou Wheatcraft No Comments

Best Practices for Eliciting and Writing Requirements April 6-7, 2016 Requirements Experts invites everyone who writes requirements or has an interest in requirements to join us in April for a SPECIAL two-day seminar where we explore the best practices for … Read More

Is Training Sufficient to Developing a Winning Product?

Posted on: August 1st, 2015 by Lou Wheatcraft No Comments

An assumption that is often made by many people is that if the proper training is provided, an organization will be able to produce winning products – products that deliver what is needed, within budget, on time, and with the … Read More

INCOSE Guide to Writing Requirements updates made at IW 2015

Posted on: January 30th, 2015 by Lou Wheatcraft 9 Comments

My time at International Council of Systems Engineering (INCOSE) International Workshop (IW) 2015 was well spent.   The Requirement Working Group (RWG) was well attended. We had full agenda.  Our focus was to update the INCOSE Guide to Writing Requirements … Read More

How to Improve the Quality of your Requirements

Posted on: October 31st, 2014 by Lou Wheatcraft No Comments

A major reason why projects fail is poorly written requirements — it is startling and sad to see the negative impacts poor requirements can have on the success of your project. Having poor requirements places projects at risk of significant … Read More

How to Avoid Accumulating Technical Debt

Posted on: August 15th, 2014 by Lou Wheatcraft No Comments

In a popular online discussion group the following question was asked: “Why does technical debt accumulate? “Why do technical and functional project team members let that happen? What is technical debt? Personally, I had not heard the phrase “technical debt” … Read More