Bud Bilanich

It’s Time to Begin Thinking About How You’ll Succeed in the New Year

Every year as we move into December my inbox gets flooded with advice about how to succeed in the new year. Make sense. New year, new beginning — all that. A lot of these…

- 2 weeks, 2 days, 9 hours, 18 minutes ago

Do the Best You Can With What You’ve Got, Where You’re At

If you’re like most Americans, Macy’s was in your living room last Thursday. The annual Thanksgiving Day parade in New York City is a must watch in our house. While Cathy…

- 2 weeks, 2 days, 9 hours, 25 minutes ago

Make Positive Thinking a Habit

I’m always looking forinteresting informationfor my career mentoring clients. Isaw this quote from Henry David Thoreau on line yesterday and thought I would pass it on. As…

- 2 weeks, 2 days, 11 hours, 48 minutes ago

Use Holiday Parties to Enhance Your Brand

It’s the holiday season — party time! Many people dread business holiday parties. But holiday parties are a great opportunity toenhance your brand within your company…

- 2 weeks, 3 days, 9 hours, 38 minutes ago

Strong Relationhsips Are Your Ticket to Success

  http://www.startribune.com/business/284188001.html As I read the article I was struck by how many suggestions had something to do with building strong relationships at work… …

- 2 weeks, 3 days, 12 hours, 14 minutes ago

Don’t Rust Away

Over the weekend, I saw a quote from Voltaire, the French philosopher. Check it out Shun idleness. It is the rust that attaches itself to the most brilliant metals. I agree.…

- 2 weeks, 3 days, 13 hours, 48 minutes ago

Four Words That Can Kill Your Personal Brand

Your personal brand is the two, three or four words you want people to associate with you. This article suggests four words that you don’t want people to associate with you.…

- 2 weeks, 4 days, 9 hours, 34 minutes ago

Is a Slash Career Right for You?

I grew up in Pittsburgh. That means that I’m a Steelers fan. Several years ago they had a player named Kordell Stewart, nicknamed “Slash.” They called him Slash…

- 2 weeks, 4 days, 12 hours, 18 minutes ago

Time to Prepare for Your Annual Performance Review

It’s December — time to wrap up this year and begin to think about next year. The article lists seven things you’ll want to do this month to finish 2014 strong and get…

- 2 weeks, 4 days, 14 hours ago

Make Your Brand Memorable. Then Reinforce It Consistently and Constantly.

I have a love/hate relationship with Larry Winget. I usually love what he has to say, and I usually hate how he says it. This video about courtesy at the movies is a perfect example.…

- 2 weeks, 5 days, 14 hours, 25 minutes ago