Why IT projects estimates are wrong

Ben "The Hosk" Hosking
3 min readApr 6, 2020

We start IT projects as optimists and finish them as pessimists

No one starts a project thinking “this project will be late”. When we start project the requirements seem straightforward, the solution seem good and you have an eager team ready to go.

Then the project starts…………

Ben "The Hosk" Hosking

Technology philosopher | Software dev → Solution architect | Avid reader | Life long learner