Jim Champy is chairman of Perot Systems Corporation's consulting practice and head of strategy for the company. His latest book is Outsmart!: How To Do What Your Competitors Can't. Champy is also the author of the 3 million-copy international best-seller, Reengineering the Corporation: A Manifesto for Business Revolution, as well as Reengineering Management, X-engineering the Corporation, The Arc of Ambition, and Fast Forward. Champy earned a BS and MS degree in Civil Engineering from MIT, as well as a JD from Boston College Law School, and lives in Boston.