G. Michael Campbell, PMP, has more than 30 years of experience as a project manager. He has a Bachelor’s degree from Ohio University and a Master’s degree from John Carroll University. He earned the professional designation as a Project Management Professional (PMP) from the Project Management Institute. Mike has worked on a variety of projects, including global digital oilfield, information technology, human resource, and construction projects affecting thousands of people. He is President of MCA International in Houston, Texas (www.mcaintl.com). MCA specializes in helping clients successfully meet their business needs by applying practical project management methodologies.The company’s application of Practical Project Management has been used successfully in Project Execution, New Product Development, Product Commercialization, Technology and Software Adoption, Managing Growth, Organizational Alignment. MCA also utilizes an Operational Health Check to uncover areas for improvement. He is the author of Communication Skills for Project Managers published by AMACOM, Complete Idiot’s Guide to Project Management published by Penguin which is in its 6th edition, and Bullet Proof Presentations published by Career Press and reprinted by Executive Summaries. As a recognized expert on project management and change management, Mike has had speaking engagements on four continents and is currently an adjunct professor at St. Edward’s University in Austin, Texas, USA.