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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

5 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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5 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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5 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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5 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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4 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


Can anyone please help me revise my resume?

Always willing to review, help with a resume. You can also find somewhat different advice at plus some...

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4 months ago

What jobs am I best suited for?

I will add a different response. But first, one connected more to your experiences and the previous answers. Look carefully...

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5 months ago

Anyone willing to review my resume/cover letter

Happy to review and provide recommendations for both. Also check out for a lot of specific advice...

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9 months ago

Resume Review

Always willing to review a resume.

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9 months ago

I would like advice on transitioning from military jobs.

I would like to first, echo the other answers you've received. Then I'll add to those suggestions. Most of what...

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