Jim Miller’s diverse background spans human resources management, career services, executive coaching, retained executive search, and business management.
Jim specializes in providing comprehensive assessment and personalized career counseling, leadership consulting, executive coaching, and career development services to the firm’s most senior clients from industries as diverse as pharmaceuticals, financial services, healthcare, and manufacturing.
Before joining AchieveNEXT, Jim was a Principal and Senior Consultant with Kelleher Associates, the leading career consulting firm in the Philadelphia area that is now a part of AchieveNEXT. Earlier in his career, Jim was a Principal and Managing Director at Wellington Management Group, a retained executive search firm, and Vice President and Director of Professional Services at Lee Hecht Harrison, a global career management services company. He also held
operations and senior human resources management positions with CIGNA Corporation and CoreStates Banks (now Wells Fargo).
His areas of expertise include executive search; talent identification, acquisition and development; career transition and outplacement; strategic workforce planning and management; employee relations, AA/EEO and diversity management; mergers, acquisitions and divestitures; and assimilation coaching and workforce integration.
Jim holds a B.S. in Business Management, Economics, and Accounting from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He is certified in Strategic Leadership Development™ from the Management Research Group® and is also a Certified Resilience Coach.