16 essential questions to project leadership success Good project managers do not take anything for granted. They are proactive and positively sceptical. They are constantly looking to improve the way the project operates and how they can add value to the client by challenging the status quo. The more quality questions you ask on a continual basis, the bigger the likelihood that you will steer your project in the right direction. To improve your success rate, ask yourself the below questions and take action to address any gaps you identify: 1. How can I become more certain that the products and features we are developing are what the users really want and need? 2. How can I, and my team, get to understand my clients business so well that we are able to actively challenge the requirements and the project’s vision? 3. How can I improve my relationship with my customers and more frequently ask into their feedback about the project? 4. How can I get better at identifying and mitigating the project’s risks? 5. How can my team start to focus more on product quality?