Anne E. Beall is the CEO and founder of Beall Research, a strategic market research firm in Chicago, Illinois. Previously she was at The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) conducting large-scale, complex strategic studies for Fortune 500 companies. She has written and published six books including: Strategic Market Research: A Guide to Conducting Research that Drives Businesses, (now in its 3 rd edition), Reading the Hidden Communications Around You: A Guide to Reading Body Language in the Workplace and Cinderella Didn’t Live Happily Ever After: The Hidden Messages in Fairy Tales. Anne received her M.S., M.Phil. and Ph.D. degrees in Social Psychology from Yale University.