Pamela Slim- Body of Work – Finding the Thread That Ties Your Story Together
This on demand audio series is a part of the Executive Girlfriends Group Vignette Series. Chicke Fitzgerald interviews Pamela Slim. The original live interview was 1/10/14. In our first call for 2014, it is my pleasure to welcome seasoned coach and writer, Pamela Slim. We will be talking about her new book.
These days it’s increasingly rare to have a stable career in any field. More and more of us are blending big company jobs, startup gigs, freelance work, and volunteer side projects. We take chances to expand our knowledge, capabilities, and experience. But how do we make sense of that kind of career—and explain it?
Pamela Slim, the acclaimed author of Escape from Cubicle Nation, gives us the tools to have meaningful careers in this new world of work. She shows how to find the connections among diverse accomplishments, sell your story, and continually reinvent and relaunch your brand.
Pamela Slim teaches you how to put the pieces together, offering concrete steps alongside personal stories, she reexamines how we define our careers and ultimately how we define our lives.
Slim unlocks the tools you need to discover and harness your body of work, challenging you to:
- Define Your Roots: Make sure your work aligns with your values.
- Name Your Ingredients: Find hidden talent and leverage from all your life experiences that will make you uniquely positioned in the market.
- Choose Your Work Mode: Mitigate the risk of losing your job or business by ensuring your work is valued across multiple channels and environments.
- Surf the Fear: Learn how to navigate the fear and uncertainty that is inherent in the new world of work.
With this powerful guide, you will learn how to find the connections among your diverse accomplishments, sell your story, and continually reinvent and relaunch your body of work.
Pamela Slim is an award-winning author, speaker and business consultant who has been an entrepreneur for eighteen years. Her passion for career and organizational development spans many different work modes and client engagements.
A former Director of Training and Development at Barclays Global Investors in San Francisco, she spent the first 10 years of her business as a consultant to large companies such as Hewlett-Packard, Charles Schwab and Cisco Systems, where she worked with thousands of executives, managers and employees.
In the last eleven years, she helped hundreds of people to start and grow successful businesses. She built a powerful online presence at Escape from Cubicle Nation, a site designed for corporate employees who wanted to make the shift to entrepreneur. At Escape, Pam developed and taught business building courses for thousands of entrepreneurs. She has worked with companies serving the small business market such as Infusionsoft, Office Depot and Citrix.
To order her book click HERE
Pamela’s website is www.escapefromcubiclenation.com