1. Topic Selection – An Area of Interest
  2. Abstract Analysis – Does this study look like it’s well written, present valid research and answer or solve a problem?
  3. Is the research model effective, where data can be trusted that offers true insight into a problem or situation?
  4. Is it worth supporting, an investment area, can it be done in a more insightful and meaningful way that is applicable to more than just one technology?
  5. Does the Research Model follow standards?
  6. Is it convincing, persuasive, informative, confusing, correct, accurate, or completely wrong?