Bud Bilanich

How to Become Unforgettable

If you want to move ahead in your life and career you need to be able to keep and hold people’s attention. This article discusses the power of the human voice in becoming memorable.…

- 5 days, 7 hours, 11 minutes ago

How to Ace a Phone Interview

Interviews are stressful Phone interviews can be even more stressful as you don’t have the advantage of seeing the interviewers non verbal cues. This article provides four common…

- 5 days, 10 hours, 27 minutes ago

Know When to Hold ‘em, Know When to Fold ‘em

I always tell my career mentoring clients that life is too short to hate your job. Your job is a significant part of your life. It takes up a lot of hours in your day. Yet, I run into…

- 6 days, 6 hours, 7 minutes ago

Think Positively — Not Unrealistically

If you read this blog with any regularity, you know that, asyour career mentor, I am a big believer in the power of positive thinking. That’s why articles like the one below…

- 6 days, 8 hours, 23 minutes ago

Your Personal Code of Conduct

As John Mellencamp said, “You’ve got to stand for something or you’ll fall for anything.” This article discusses the importance of a personal code of conduct —…

- 6 days, 9 hours, 59 minutes ago

What Not to Say in an Interview

An interview is a time to strut your stuff and to demonstrate why you are the exact perfect candidate for the job. That’s a good thing. But it can also create a lot of stress. I…

- 1 week, 6 hours, 27 minutes ago

A Word to the Wise on Social Media — Think Before You Post

In my role as your career mentor, Im always looking for helping life and career success advice. I saw a little piece in USA Today last week that is worth sharing. Jobvite.com surveyed…

- 1 week, 8 hours, 46 minutes ago

Time for Reflection

Sometimes it’s a good idea to stop and take stock of where you are and where you’re going. This article lists 10 questions you should ask yourself….…

- 1 week, 10 hours, 26 minutes ago

Become a Better Writer — Avoid These Three Bad Habits

In an effort to help my career mentoring clients, Idid a little survey of my C Suite clients and friends. One of the questions I asked was “What stops technically qualified people…

- 1 week, 1 day, 6 hours, 53 minutes ago

What Not to Do If You Want to Move Forward in Your Career

This article has some great career success advice from Jack Welch, retired CEO of General Electric. While I never worshiped at the altar of Saint Jack (as many did in the 1990’s), I…

- 1 week, 1 day, 8 hours, 21 minutes ago