How to Plan to Quit Your Job
Pamela Slim is fine about you quitting your job, she just doesn’t want you to do it without a plan.
The former corporate employee turned entrepreneur coach, blogger, and author should know. She has helped many people quit their job and work on their own successful business.
Pam Slim wrote the book “Escape from Cubicle Nation” based on her blog by the same name. After years of observation and coaching, Pam has become a bit of the traditional, hard-nosed, “push them and drive”, Lombardi-type coach. She wants to see inspired entrepreneurs make plans and stick to them to succeed.
In this interview on Lead or Be Led, we go deeper into Pam Slim’s theories and strong opinions. Pam will tell us how to plan to quit your job and when to do it. She certainly wants people to follow their dreams and passions as they head towards self-employment, but they need a GPS.
Pam also wants these people to think about a few other very important things like life goals, saving, retiring and living a life desired.
Watch this episode below of Lead or Be Led and see why Pam Slim is the go-to person when you are considering a major shift in your lifestyle.
Learn also about Pam’s new book, “Body of Work”, coming out on December 31, 2013, and about a live event Pam has planned in Arizona in October, 2013 also tiled Body of Work.
If you would like to learn more about Pam’s books, speaking engagements and about attending the Body of Work LIVE event, CLICK HERE.
To see this episode of Lead or Be Lead featuring Pam Slim, CLICK HERE.
Pamela Slim is a seasoned coach and writer who helps frustrated employees in corporate jobs break out and start their own businesses. Her blog, Escape from Cubicle Nation, is one of the top career and marketing blogs on the web. A former corporate manager and entrepreneur herself for more than a decade, she deeply understands the questions and concerns faced by first-time entrepreneurs. Her expertise in personal and business change was developed through many years consulting inside corporations such as Cisco Systems, Hewlett-Packard and Charles Schwab, where she coached thousands of executives, managers and employees.
“Entrepreneurship at its heart is aligning your purpose for being on earth with a business idea so compelling that you simply must do it, despite the fears that hold you back,” says Pam. Her experience teaching martial arts for 10 years to thousands of students including former gang members has helped her clients deal with fear head-on. A world traveler, Pam speaks four languages and has lived and worked in Europe and South America.
Pam’s book Escape from Cubicle Nation: From Corporate Prisoner to Thriving Entrepreneur was released in Spring, 2009 and won Best Small Business/Entrepreneur Book of 2009. Pam is frequently quoted as an expert on entrepreneurship in publications such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, BusinessWeek, Forbes, Entrepreneur, Money Magazine and Psychology Today. Pam is married with three kids and lives in Mesa, Arizona.