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Jim Schreier


Role and Company

Founder, Beyond the Far Cliffs


40 years experience in consulting


Milwaukee, WI

About Jim

U.S. Army 1968-1970 B.S. Human Resources & Marketing, MBA, Ph.D. in Education Career long management and leadership training for both profit and non-profit organizations in multiple industries. Extensive experience training managers and organizations on hiring and interviewing. Focus on "strategic exploration," thinking about the future. Author and speaker on careers, interviewing skills, resumes, etc.

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Articles by Jim

7 years ago

Am I My Resume?

Despite the ever-evolving technology that has revolutionized the job seeking and hiring processes in today’s organizations, the resume has...

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7 years ago

A Major Resume Error: "MS - Office Skills"

I have evaluated hundreds of resumes, both in the role of a career counselor and as a consultant to hiring...

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7 years ago

Job Search Techniques: Remember Drills

Remember the drills from basic training – the constant and probably for many boring, meaningless repetition for marching, weapons, and formations. ...

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7 years ago

Team Accomplishments Are Critical

One of the challenging aspects for veterans entering (or returning to) the civilian workforce is the transferability of skills. I...

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6 years ago

5 Challenges & Realities that Veteran Job Seekers Face

As each year passes, job seekers face new challenges and new realities, driven by emerging technologies and ever-changing economic factors....

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Jim's Recent Answers

13 days ago

Resume help

You've seen a lot of great advice here -- so I'll just make a couple of quick comments. If you...

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3 months ago

Does anyone have good tools or advice for someone looking for a new career but isn't totally sure what suits them best?

The answers that recommend looking at what you enjoy -- what you love -- is the starting point. CliftonStrengths and...

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9 months ago

Resume Format and Writing

Happy to help with your resume -- plus a lot of specific advice with some articles I've posted on this...

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11 months ago

Are there any good resume bullet writers that can assist?

Also happy to assist. I've done a couple of articles on this topic on this site plus much more hard-hitting...

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11 months ago

Workforce development

Here's an important point I'll provide -- plus you can find some related advice in articles I've published on this...

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