Fergus O'Connell has a First in Mathematical Physics from University College Cork and is one of the world s leading authorities on project management. His company ETP (www.etpint.com) - and his project management method The Ten Steps have influenced a generation of project managers. In 2003 this method was used to plan and execute the Special Olympics World Games, the world s biggest sporting event that year. He holds two patents. Fergus is the author of thirteen business and self-help books.