A former corporate manager and entrepreneur herself for more than a decade, she understands the questions and concerns faced by first-time entrepreneurs. Slim's 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.
Slim lives with her family in Mesa, Arizona.
Slim’s book "Escape from Cubicle Nation: From Corporate Prisoner to Thriving Entrepreneur" was released in 2009 and won Best Small Business/Entrepreneur Book of 2009. Slim 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.