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Entrepreneurs work in virtually any industry and are in charge for operating their own businesses. Successful example resumes for this position showcase the following duties: developing business strategies, allocating resources, hiring and managing staff, maintaining business accounts, developing and implementing marketing plans, and ensuring high quality customer service. A well-written sample resume for Entrepreneur focuses on skills such as vision, leadership, business acumen, team building, computing, and time management. Entrepreneurs come from multiple backgrounds and their education level can vary from high school diploma to Ph.D.

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Entrepreneur

Managed customer base and grew business from 100 customers to 250+

  • Introduced programming - interfaced regularly with customers providing feedback on an ongoing basis.
  • Demonstrated great leadership and employee loyalty as well as customer loyalty (lots of repeat business)
  • Lead 9 employees to deliver outstanding programming
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Business Administration
BA
Marketing
2

Entrepreneur

Volunteer - Entrepreneur - Woodworker

  • Pursued lifelong passion for furniture making, woodworking and other hands on disciplines.
  • Assisted a former colleague and a family member each in starting businesses, Nwapa
  • Volunteered rebuilding and remodeling houses for individuals in need.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
International Business
MA
Finance & Internal Audit
3

Entrepreneur

  • Generated cash flow by selling fish
  • Appointed sales through phone calls and emails
  • Managed the construction of a small project for a high school class
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Operation And Supply Chain Management
4

Entrepreneur

Extras Casting Director

  • Extras Casting Director for multiple projects including Sleepy Hollow (FOX), Secrets and Lies (ABC), Vacationland Pilot (TBS)
  • Responsible for the hiring, training and mentoring of an assistant
  • Created solutions for using extras that reduced costs; satisfaction levels increased and actors accepted the additional hours and roles; reduced the need for additional calls and reduced expenses incurred when bringing more people in per episode.
  • Extras/customers reported positive experiences and helped promote the show; additional services like streamlining check-in
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Film Studies
5

Entrepreneur

Create functional or decorative objects by hand, using a variety of methods and materials.

  • Develop designs using specialized computer software.
  • Set specifications for materials, dimensions, and finishes.
  • Confer with customers to assess customer needs or obtain feedback.
  • Maintaining a professional website and marketing for company
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
17
years
at this job
AS
Sociology
6

Travel Consultant/ Entrepreneur

  • Develop and maintain website to market special vacation deals
  • Established friendly and lasting relationships with clients and team members
  • Scheduled presentations and assured timely arrival
  • Build team of entrepreneurs assisting, in training management and leadership skills
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
7

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
8

Entrepreneur

  • Created and managed a full service domestic employment agency which had a contract with the Department of Economic Security placing nannies, housekeepers, elder care companions, and more.
  • Created and managed Handymen and Movers in the States of Arizona, Illinois and Montana.
  • Created and managed Anne's Consign and Design selling furniture and housewares.
  • Developed all personnel, marketing and financial preparation and applications for Handymen and Movers, AMF Domestic Placement Services and Anne's Consign and Design.
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
21
years
at this job
AS
Liberal Arts
AS
Paralegal Studies
9

Buy and Sell Entrepreneur / Antiques Dealer

  • Through independent research and practical experience identify the value of items of interest. Negotiate and arrange for the purchase of those items.
  • Buy items from online auctions, trade fairs, retail stores, markets and private owners.
  • Sell items to the general public from trade shows, consignment shops, antique stalls and online platforms.
  • Prepare online listings and prepare, package and ship customer orders.
  • Communicate with customers and ensure complete customer satisfaction throughout all phases of a sale.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
10

Small Business Owner - Entrepreneur

Housekeeping, yard work and patient / child care.

  • Assist in care of type 1 diabetic after hospital stays for Ileus and DKA.
  • Plan menu, meal prep and administer medication.
  • Produce and market seasonal candles, bath and body products.
  • Record yearly revenues and expenses.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AS
Communication And Information Technology

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