Dan Burns

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General Information

Name: Dan Burns

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction; Fiction

Born: April 5, 1963

Website: www.danburnsauthor.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/danburnsauthor/

The First 60 Seconds: www.thefirstsixtyseconds.com

Email: dan@danburnsauthor.com

Photo Credit: Kate Burns

Illinois Connection

Burns lives in the Chicago Suburbs and is also an adjunct professor a the DePaul University Kellstadt Graduate School of Business.

Biographical and Professional Information

In addition to being a teacher, Dan Burns is fortunate to be able to pursue a challenging and rewarding career as a writer.

His first non-fiction book, The First 60 Seconds (www.thefirstsixtyseconds.com), was published in May of 2009 and followed with an eighteen-month public speaking and book tour. It was a wonderful opportunity to talk with thousands of people about how to be more effective in their job search and career efforts.

In 2013, Burns released his first novel, a contemporary family drama titled Recalled To Life, and his first collection of short stories, No Turning Back. His new novel, A Fine Line, is a crime mystery set in his hometown of Chicago.

In addition to writing novels and short stories, Burns also writes stories for the screen and stage.

Published Works

  • The First 60 Seconds: Win the Job Interview before It Begins , Sourcebooks, 2009
  • Recalled to Life, Eckhartz Press, May 2013
  • No Turning Back, Chicago Arts Press, 2014
  • A Fine Line, Chicago Arts Press, 2017

Titles at Your Library

Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Please go to http://www.danburnsauthor.com/events.htm for information on Dan's speaking engagements.

External Links

Dan Burns on WorldCat


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