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Business Owners operate their own companies and handle responsibilities such as creating business plans, arranging financing, hiring staff, reviewing sales, developing marketing strategies, overseeing daily activities, and identifying business opportunities. Successful example resumes for Business Owner showcase the following assets: business acumen, creativity, leadership, managerial skills, networking, communication and interpersonal skills, and computer competences. Most resumes make display of a Bachelor’s Degree and training in business, although formal education is not compulsory for this role.

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Independent Business Owner

Sell essential services to individuals and small business owners including wireless, cellular, merchant services, television and more focusing on bottom-line savings and value.

  • Promotion of products' connection with worldwide charity "Project Feeding Kids" to produce sales with philanthropic benefits.
  • Utilize customer statements to analyze savings and possible value-added services.
  • Promotion via social media to maximize brand identity and generate warm leads.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Communications Management
2

Business Owner

  • Maintained files and administrative records
  • Maintained errors, omissions coverage, professional liability insurance
  • Researched and understood thoroughly new policies, quotes, renewals, policy changes, and audits concerning business
  • Managed maintenance of building
  • Process, renew and keep accurate accounts for assigned personnel
  • Provided excellent human resources management skills to organization
  • Overseer of company with quotes and production for current and new clients and supplies based on standard operating procedures
  • Maintain accurate customer accounts in the company computer system by keeping track of data, personnel information, inspections, audits, and local and state policy changes
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
18
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
3

Business Owner

Every responsibility as small business owner, such as, management, financials, training employees, and other paperwork.

  • Establish or identify prices of goods and services and tabulate the bills
  • Maintain clean and orderly the store.
  • Resolve customer complaints.
  • Compile and maintain record and bookkeeping.
  • Request information or assistance with business licenses applications
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BA
Physics
4

Business Owner

  • Maintaining company website with up-to-date with product specifications and availability
  • Managing [company name], responding to customer inquiries in a timely fashion and answering questions on available stock and product performance.
  • Selling a minimum number of products based on goals and objectives defined by sales metrics
  • Coordinating with webmaster to update the website and create Internet promotions and advertisements
  • Disclosing terms of sales with vendors and reviewing inventory replenishment
  • Preparing sold products for customer delivery prior to shipping, ensuring that the customer receives quality products in a timely manner
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Inventory Control / Forklift Safety
5

Digital Entrepreneur & Business Owner

  • Founder of web portal e-Commerce business specializing in VW Automotive Performance Resale
  • Primary resource for VW product expertise on forums; well-connected with strong networking and negotiating skills; liaison between distributor and customer
  • Operated autonomously in all facets of business, i.e., strategic planning, operations, merchandising, and marketing for VW online community; proficient in customer relations, brand positioning, revenue growth, financial management, driving operational excellence, business development, price negotiations
  • Demonstrated outstanding courtesy and strong interpersonal skills in all customer interactions; implemented all business-building expectations through web presence and social marketing
  • Strong focus on customer satisfaction, loyalty, and follow up; established customer-centric culture of communication, collaboration, & accountability resulting in top tier performance and rave industry reviews
  • Completed all purchase orders & customer invoices; fulfilled customer shipping needs; maintained timely correspondence with clients throughout duration of sale; communicated order status; provided tracking and confirmed delivery; proficient in PayPal transactions, FedEx, UPS, USPS services
  • Presented to public at events and trade shows to increase brand awareness; i.e., Tail of the Dragon, Waterfest, Dubs and Defrost, WOLFSGART, New England Dust Off; Annual Sponsor at Wookies in the Woods; design and distribute promotional materials and marketing collateral
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
6

Business Owner

Responsibilities include all operations

  • Drawings, designing, structural layout, carving and painting artificial rock concepts for clients
  • Landscaping, outdoor lighting and water features - sheer descents and waterfalls
  • Maintained perfect coordination with employees
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
7

Independent Business Owner

  • Provide guests with a meaningful, exciting, and positive experience
  • Help motivate the team to attain goals
  • Stay informed of new products
  • Perform retail transactions with efficiency and accuracy
  • Money management and product responsibility
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
AS
Science
8

Independent Business Owner

  • Self-motivated, team player with daily focus on goals
  • Generate sales and help companies move products and services online
  • Interact with new customers and build relationships for returning customers
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
Education I
9

Periodic Business Owner/developer

  • Business development
  • Develop games online
  • Create animation and other digital assets
  • Develop digital media content
  • Produce animation for film and television
  • Developed and maintained company Web site
  • Web design/ development
  • Developed operational plans and e-commerce strategies
  • Developed new marketing strategies
  • Learn new technologies Web 2.0 and social networks
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
HS
Film Producer
BS
Bachelor of Science
MS
Economic Development And Entrepreneurship
10

Business Owner/operator

Started business on my own with my education, research skills, a business plan, as well as other religious training I completed during the gap of my employment.

  • Maintains all bookkeeping, marketing, and delivering of services and products through social media, email, telephone, Skype, and in person.
  • Brainstorming marketing ideas and implementing them on my own or with help of family members and friends such as business cards, Brochures, word of mouth, social media, currently building a website, renting booth space at festivals that are related to the nature of my business.
  • My business is a metaphysical business that offers a wide variety of services that caters to all religions and my current educational goals includes a minor in religion which will assist me in being versatile in all main stream and atypical religions that are not known by many people.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Ing
MA
Business Management

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