Project Documentation


One Pagers

  • Used to align with stakeholders.
  • One Page
  • Readers should understand the problem
  • Expected Outcomes
  • Proposed Solution
  • High level approach

Design Documents

  • Methodology
  • System Design
  • Experiment Results
  • Used for getting feedback


  • Used to reflect after completion or major issue.
  • What went well, and what did not.
  • Follow up actions
  • What to do better

If its the review of a major issue,

  • Root cause(use 5 Whys)
  • How to prevent re-occurrence
  • Do NOT blame individuals

Eg. Amazon Correction of Errors