Bud Bilanich

Career Risks Worth Taking

I remember the day I decided that I decided to leave my well paid secure job with a Fortune 50 company and head out on my own. It was March 20, 1988. Quite a few of my friends asked if…

- 3 days, 18 hours, 58 minutes ago

Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish, Stay Curious

Steve Jobs ended his famous Stanford commencement address with these words Stay hungry. Stay Foolish. Pretty good career success advice. Id like to add another point though …

- 6 days, 14 hours, 21 minutes ago

How Mentally Tough Are You?

Mental toughness is a prerequisite for life and career success. Successful people are resilient — they bounce back from disappointments and failures and go on to better things.…

- 6 days, 17 hours, 39 minutes ago

Basic Advice on Cover Letters

Your cover letter is usually the first thing seen by the person reviewing your resume. A good cover letter makes a good first impression and will help you getan interview. One of my…

- 6 days, 19 hours, 36 minutes ago

The Importance of Respecting Your Colleagues

More and more companies are going to the open space office concepts — few offices, no cubicles. This can present a challenge. I did a little research on the etiquette of working…

- 1 week, 14 hours, 15 minutes ago

The Time Will Never Be Perfect

I was asked to contribute my thoughts on a question Carol Roth posted — What is the worst business advice you’ve ever received? You can see my thoughts (number 15) and those…

- 1 week, 17 hours, 46 minutes ago

The Importance of Staying Relevant

I’m an old guy, turned 64 in August, so when I saw this article on line, I immediately click on it. http://www.larrywinget.com/the-battle-for-relevance/ As the article points out,…

- 1 week, 19 hours, 21 minutes ago

How to Get the Appreciation You Want and Deserve

It’s great to feel appreciated. But lots of folks feel underappreciated. This article lays out five things you can do to get the appreciation you want and deserve.…

- 1 week, 1 day, 15 hours, 34 minutes ago

Three Sentences That Will Get the Attention of an Interviewer

Interviewing is stressful. Preparation is one of the best ways to conquer that stress. This article suggests three sentences you’ll want to work into your interview prep.…

- 1 week, 1 day, 17 hours ago

Career and Life Success Advice from the Chobani Founder and CEO

Hamdi Ulukaya founded Chobani in 2007. It isone ofthe bestknown and successful Greek yogurt brands in the world. Here are his three best pieces of life and career success advice. …

- 1 week, 1 day, 19 hours, 30 minutes ago