Bud Bilanich, The Common Sense Guy, is an executive coach, motivational speaker, author, and blogger. He is the Official Guide for Executive Coaching at SelfGrowth.com, and the Careers Group Coordinator at FastCompany.com. He is a member of the USA Today Small Business Advisory Panel. He writes the popular blog Success Common Sense to which he posts five days a week.
Bud is Harvard educated, but has a no-nonsense, common sense approach to his work that stretches back to his roots in the steel country of Western Pennsylvania.
Bud has over 30 years experience in the human development field. His clients include Pfizer Inc, Johnson and Johnson, Abbott Laboratories, Schein Pharmaceuticals, General Motors, AXA Advisors, UBS, Citicorp, JP Morgan Chase, AT&T, Pitney Bowes, Dana Corporation and The Boys and Girls Clubs of America.
He is the author of 11 books. His most popular titles include "Your Career Success GPS", "Success Tweets", "Straight Talk for Success", "I Want YOU...To Succeed", "42 Rules to Jumpstart Your Professional Success (2nd Edition)" and "Star Power: Common Sense Ideas for Career and Life Success".
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