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Podcast 77: Pam Lassiter, The New Job Security

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Today on the Consumerism Commentary Podcast, Tom Dziubek talks to Pam Lassiter, founder of the career management consulting firm Lassiter Consulting and author of the book The New Job Security: The 5 Best Strategies for Taking Control of Your Career.

Tom talks to Pam about what’s changed since the first edition of her book which was released in 2002 and also about her career management strategies, including the importance of building networks, sending clear signals and even why people should stop looking for a job.

Consumerism Commentary Podcast #77
The New Job Security, Pam Lassiter: S03E23 / 98

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Table of contents

[00:00] Introduction from Tom Dziubek
[00:33] Interview with Pam Lassiter
[00:51] Differences between the 1st edition and the new one
[03:25] Whether there really is such a thing as job security
[05:02] Sending clear signals
[06:51] What should go into a good resume
[10:57] Sending clear signals in a job interview
[14:58] Marketing for mutual benefit
[17:12] Building sustainable networks
[19:05] Networking for introverts
[20:31] Social networks
[23:33] Stop looking for jobs
[25:32] Negotiating in round rooms
[31:23] Pre-interview tools
[34:17] End

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Updated April 13, 2016 and originally published October 10, 2010.

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Luke Landes is the founder of Consumerism Commentary. He has been blogging and writing for the internet since 1995 and has been building online communities since 1991. Find out more about Luke Landes and follow him on Twitter. View all articles by .

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