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Jillian's Books

The Irrepressible Mind book image

The Irrepressible

Jillian Haslam Book A Voice Out of Poverty

A Voice Out of Poverty

Jillian's Past Corporate Events

Jillian Haslam Bios

Short, Medium and Long biographies of Jillian Haslam for promotional use

Short (50 Words)

Jillian Haslam is a Motivational Speaker,an accomplished banking professional with a 23-year career, an acclaimed author and recipient of a Kirkus star review,"Her expertise as a speaker on adversity and resilience has inspired audiences worldwide. She empowers individuals and organizations to overcome challenges, unlock their potential, and achieve remarkable success.

Medium (100 Words)

Jillian Haslam is a remarkable individual with a multifaceted background, encompassing a diverse range of accomplishments. With a 23-year career in banking, she brings a wealth of industry expertise to her endeavors. As an acclaimed author,she has garnered a Kirkus star review for her autobiography. Her unwavering commitment to humanitarian efforts earned her the prestigious Mother Teresa Memorial International Award. As a professional motivational speaker, she travels the world, tackling adversity and inspiring audiences from various backgrounds.


Whether stirring the imagination of young scholars at the University of Cambridge, empowering women in leadership at the Bank of England, motivating  professionals at PriceWaterhouseCoopers in the Middle East, or the Bank of England, motivating professionals at PriceWaterhouseCoopers in the Middle East, or invigorating leadership at McDonald's, she leaves a lasting impact with her transformative message of resilience and triumph over challenges.


Long (150 words)

Jillian's unique perspective and powerful story telling have made her a sought-after speaker on the topics of adversity and resilience. She has inspired audiences around the world with her transformative message, helping individuals and organizations overcome challenges and achieve remarkable results. Her insights have been featured in major media outlets, including The Times, The Telegraph, The BBC, and The Week.

Through her speaking engagements, Jillian empowers individuals and teams to harness the power of resilience, navigate adversity, and unlock their full potential. Her profound impact continues to resonate with audiences from various backgrounds, fostering a culture of strength, growth, and success.


Jillian Haslam's expertise as a speaker on  adversity and resilience, coupled with her extensive banking experience, has made her a trusted voice in the field. Her ability to inspire and guide others through their own journeys of overcoming obstacles sets her apart, making her a valuable asset to any event or organization seeking to cultivate resilience and achieve exceptional.

A/V Requirements

Jillian uses PowerPoint, video and occasional web content.

While she can use any machine (MAC or PC), Jillian prefers to use her own laptop for presentations. Right now, that’s a 15” Macbook Pro which includes requisite DVI, HDMI and VGA Connectors.

Jillian brings :

  • A Macbook Pro

  • DVI, HDMI and VGA connectors

  • Wireless presentation clicker and backup

  • A desktop presentation using PowerPoint and embedded locally playable video files

  • A presentation designed to work on 16X9 screens

Jillian needs :

  • A wireless, lapel microphone

  • Mains power socket to power her laptop

  • A projector (DVI, HDMI or VGA Connector)

  • A speaker system that receives audio output from the laptop

  • Optional: External comfort monitor

PHONE: +44 (0) 7741098723

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