Bercume Associates

A simple, human, smart approach to hiring.

About Us

Deb Bercume
Executive Coach & Talent Management Professional

Bercume Associates, Inc. partners with organizations focused on talent management including strategy, selection, onboarding, and development. We bring expertise in business and people development, serving effectively in a variety of roles, which include coach, facilitator, trainer, consultant, and human resources business partner.

We focus on serving our clients by listening to their needs, providing customized, practical cutting-edge solutions, and providing ongoing support. With our new online learning platform we are able to offer a variety of learning options from in person, virtual, and self-paced learning. Our services provide hands on tools and action planners to practice and integrate the learning.

Testimonials For Bercume Associates, Inc.

  • If you are looking for a results orientated, skillful practitioner, an individual who is sensitive to the issues of your specific business because of her incredible listening skills, contact Deb Bercume.

    Sharon Woodbury Human Resources Director


  • Overview of PXT Select - Selection Tools

    Too many organizations make crucial hiring decisions based solely on impressions rather than data. Powered by the latest advancements in assessment technology, PXT Select provides the hiring manager with insight into a candidate’s cognitive abilities, behavioral traits, and interests, including tips about the candidate’s potential job fit and relevant job-specific interview questions.

    Selecting, onboarding, and developing talent are crucial for the success of your business, as well as, for attracting and retaining top talent. PXT Select provides effective tools for leaders at all levels and sizes of organizations.


    PXT Select - The Human Side of Selection
  • Orientation Video for Candidates

    When candidates receive an email with the access link to complete the PXT Select Assessment, the Orientation Video will be provided as a overview of completing the assessment. The video will provide an understanding of the experience of taking the PXT Select Assessment. It will take about an hour to complete the assessment. Preview of the video is available below.


    PXT Select Orientation Video
  • Onboarding PXT Select Reports

    Once a candidate is hired, the onboarding process is critical to the ramp up time and retention of the new hire. PXT Select provides additional reports to assist with this process.

  • PXT Select Assessments and the Hiring Process

    PXT Select™ measures a candidate’s thinking style, behaviors, and interests: three areas that impact an individual’s approach to situations in the workplace.

    PXT Select can help organizations:

    • Fill in the gaps between a resume and interview with actionable objective data
    • Identify the most suitable candidates, streamlining an effective hiring process
    • Match candidates with jobs that fit their inherent capabilities
    • Identify opportunities to enhance performance and maximize an individual’s contribution to an
    • Reduce turnover and boost employee engagement

    PXTSelect™ is intended to be part of the hiring process not the sole criteria. Hiring decisions should be made based on interviews, reference checking, and PXT Select™ assessments.

  • Developing a Leadership Mindset

    Few people are natural leaders. Most of us learn the lessons of leadership through trial and error. The PXT Select Leadership Report identifies the six foundational skillsets that are time-proven to create effective leaders, and help you avoid a leadership gap commonly found in today’s organization. It can help you create a consistent and scalable process that is tailored to meet the individual needs of leaders at all levels in your organization.

  • PXT Select Showcases

    Using the latest innovations in assessment technology, PXT Select™ takes hiring and development to the next level. Combining 20 years of research with cutting-edge computer adaptive testing, PXT Select gives you a meaningful edge to hire the right candidates.

    In PXT Select Showcases you will learn:

    The full value of PXT Select and its innovative suite of reports for selection, onboarding, coaching, and team development.

    How to get a clearer picture of the ways candidates’ thinking styles, behaviors, and interests impact success.

    Strategies to enhance performance and maximize an individual’s contribution to an organization.

    How PXT Select can help you build confidence in your hiring and interviewing process.

    PXT Select helps fill the gap between the resume and interview. It equips organizations with actionable data to interview better and hire smarter


    PXT Showcase Videos