Blaire Palmer is the Chief Executive of That People Thing, a leadership consultancy and is increasingly invited to address audiences around the world on the subjects of work, leadership and change. A former BBC journalist and producer, Blaire is a confidante and coach for CEOs and company boards. Based on over 10,000 hours of participating in board meetings and working with senior teams, Blaire knows what really goes on behind the closed doors of the boardroom and charts the transformation that is happening to business leaders in the 21st century.
Blaire has excellent media connections and has been a regular guest expert on BBC Radio 2’s Jeremy Vine show. She has also appeared on BBC Breakfast News, BBC Working Lunch and is often quoted in the national press including The Financial Times, The Daily Telegraph, The Guardian, The Mirror and The Daily Mail among others. She also writes a monthly column for the UK’s best-selling health glossy, Health Magazine.
She is the author of The Hyper-Creative Personality: How to Focus Your Ideas and become the Most Successful Person You Know, The Recipe for Success: What Really Successful People Do and How you Can Do it Too and What’s Wrong with Work: The Five Frustrations of Work and How to Fix Them for Good.