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Jim Schreier

Advisor

Role and Company

Founder, Beyond the Far Cliffs

Expertise

40 years experience in consulting

Location

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

4 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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4 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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3 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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3 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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3 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

28 days ago

My resume has received 43 rejections in the past ten weeks

I see some strong answers but I will add my willingness -- and a sometimes stronger take on what a...

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3 months ago

How do you figure out where you belong?

I certainly agree with the recommendation to complete some assessments. I'll add one caution to the Myers-Briggs recommendation. Make sure...

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4 months ago

RESUME ASSISTANCE

Always willing to review and often provide some alternative recommendations. See articles I've posted to this site plus 212-careers.com ...

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4 months ago

Becoming great at selling

Lots of recommendations. I'd add "Spin Selling," a very popular, somewhat different approach. Plus I'd also recommend "Strengths-Based Selling," because...

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4 months ago

Looking to get help with creating both a federal and civilian converted resume

Some different, sometimes strong advice in a couple of articles I've posted to this site -- particularly pointing out some...

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