Gloria Larson said, “I’m a lawyer who likes to negotiate not litigate outcomes, but I know I often talk too much, talking when I should be listening."
A risk analysis is always a good idea, however risk should be fact based and not imaginary or outside the realm of probability.
Gene Bounds says, “At any one time in any organization there are lots of projects going on.
Jennifer Lynch rates Practical Software Project Estimates: A Toolkit for Estimating Software Development & by Peter Hill 5 out of 5 butterflies.
Sidnie Feit suggests creating accurate estimates for a project is difficult, but critical.