Monthly Archive for January, 2006

Ramon Greenwood Bio


WHO IS RAMON GREENWOOD AND WHY IS HE QUALIFIED TO SERVE AS
YOUR PERSONAL CAREER COUNSELOR?

That’s a vital question to which you should have a satisfactory answer before you proceed with Common Sense At Work ©.

Those who know Ramon Greenwood and seek his counsel are likely to describe him as “realistic” and down-to-earth.” One of his clients said, “He puts his rich and varied lode of experiences to work, always with the focus on result. He makes the most complicated and daunting of challenges seem less forbidding.”

Another client declares: “Greenwood has been in the game, the major leagues, for a long time. He’s seen the winners and the losers up close. He knows what makes the difference between the players.”

His real-world experiences in the world of work began at common labor in the sweat pits of country sawmills and continued through the power offices of the Federal government in the nation’s capital, to the elegant towers of American Express’s New York City headquarters to the offices of the powerful around the world.

Greenwood’s experiences include serving as:

  • Senior vice president for worldwide communications at American Express.
  • Vice president-public affairs, Consolidated Foods Corporation (now Sara Lee Corporation).
  • Senior public affairs officer, U. S. Department of Transportation.
  • Directorships include American Express Publishing Company, American Express International, Inc., and American Express Foundation; Simmons First National Banking Corporation; two consumer goods companies, as well as a chain of supermarkets and a advertising-public relations agency.
  • Founder and President of Wave 9 Enterprises and Career Counselors, firms engaged in consulting on personal and business strategies.
  • Author of four books, including HOW TO MAKE THE WORLD OF WORK WORK FOR YOU, and Common Sense At Work, a syndicated newspaper column.