Jim Brosseau has been in the software industry since 1980, in roles from tester and developer to manager and director. He has worked on embedded avionics, ATC systems, and commercial software packages. Jim is principal of the Clarrus Consulting Group, and since 1998 he has consulted with organizations worldwide to improve their approaches for successfully delivering software. He has presented at major conferences and local professional associations, and his first book, Software Teamwork: Taking Ownership for Success, was published in 2007 by Addison-Wesley Professional. Jim lives with his wife and two children in Vancouver.