Lessons Learned Blog

Lessons Learned Database v4.5.1

Aug 20 2016

We recently released a maintenance update for the Lessons Learned Database (v4.5.1). The scope of this release includes the following: 

How to Make Your Lessons Learned Initiative Succeed

Many organizations have attempted to implement a lessons learned system only to find that their best efforts fall far short of their expected results. At that point the system is either abandoned or it requires significant rework to bring back to life. With proper planning and consideration at the outset of the initiative this outcome can be avoided. To achieve success in your lessons learned initiative it’s important to understand the reasons why lessons learned systems fail. The three most typical reasons are: