Body of Work: Finding the Thread That Ties Your Story Together, Pamela Slim

3 January, 2014

FIND THE CONNECTIONS, SELL YOUR STORY, REINVENT AND RELAUNCH YOUR BRAND
These days it’s514Z1SBnafL._AA160_ 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 business consultant and coach, blogger and author of Escape from Cubicle Nation, gives us the tools to have meaningful careers in this new world of work.
“If you’re looking for a career coach, Pam Slim is the gold standard. Warm and wise, savvy and practical, “Body of Work” will guide you through today’s complex career landscape — while keeping your sense of self and personal passions alive.”
–Susan Cain, author of QUIET: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking”

“In the pages of this life-changing book you’ll meet people who are creating beautiful lives from the most surprising materials – bravery and dedication, yes, but also fear, shame, and illness. Their courage and Pamela Slim’s words are inspiring. This book is a gift to every reader in these tough times.”
–Daniel H. Pink, author of Drive and A Whole New Mind

“Pam Slim shows you how to thrive by building a body of work out of your experiences, knowledge, and accomplishments. A must-read for anyone who wants to achieve fulfillment, joy, and inner peace.”
–Guy Kawasaki, former chief evangelist of Apple and author of Enchantment

“Heartfelt, practical and actionable, this is the rare book that will change your life if you let it.”
–Seth Godin, author of The Icarus Deception

We are hardwired for story and no one gets that more than Pamela Slim. BODY OF WORK is a powerful and transformative book. Before this book, my journey from waiting tables to vulnerability researcher and teacher never made sense. Now, after reading BODY OF WORK and completing the exercises, I get it. Not only does it help me understand where I’ve been – it’s renewed my passion for where I’m going and why. ”
–Brené Brown, author of Daring Greatly

“Whether you are starting out at your first job, a longtime corporate employee, or a successful entrepreneur, you can survive the new world of work by telling a story about your journey. Pam Slim shows you how.”
–Nancy Duarte, CEO of Duarte, Inc.