Simmons.edu

Pamela Meyer

Expert on Trust & Deception

Pamela Meyer

Pamela Meyer an internationally known expert on trust and deception. Her bestselling book, Liespotting: Proven Techniques to Detect Deception, provided the basis for her extraordinarily popular TED talk, How to Spot a Liar—a global phenomenon viewed more than 18 million times and translated into 40 languages. As founder and CEO of Calibrate, Meyer provides business executives and human resource professionals—particularly at financial institutions, insurance companies, and law firms—the tools and techniques they need to root out lying, cut down on fraud, and identify inside threats. The product of extensive training in visual cues and psychology as well as business savvy, Meyer's BASIC method for detecting deception has been featured in Business Week, The Atlantic, Harvard Business Review, The Wall Street Journal, and CNN, among other major publications and broadcast outlets. Prior to starting her own company, Meyer spent more than 20 years as an executive in the media business, as well as in senior positions at National Geographic, Vestron, and Electronic Arts.