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Sole Proprietors are single owners of a business. They are often supported by other people with the operation of the business and usually complete the following duties: recruiting and hiring employees, providing customer support, maintaining inventories, placing orders, keeping track of books, and handling promotional and financial duties. Resume samples for Sole Proprietor showcase abilities like business acumen, strong numeracy skills, accounting expertise, marketing skills, problem solving, networking, and computer competences. Most resumes in the field display a college degree, although formal education is not mandatory for this type of job.

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Sole Proprietor Hair Stylist

Responsible for proper execution of all services, calculation and prompt payment of sales taxes, marketing and growing the business, increasing retail sales and adjusting inventory accordingly, all scheduling, analyzing current growth rates and implementing plans for increase, organizing and budgeting public events, and attending education seminars.

  • Increased personal sales 487.29% from previous year
  • Increased personal retail sales by 152.36% in the last 6 months
  • Developed a more effective sanitary assignment system
  • Maintained a sole business relationship and sponsorship with the local semi-professional hockey team and the basketball dance team
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
2

Sole Proprietor/owner

Specialty Retailer and Ecommerce site specializing in Western and Texas themed products

  • Established company in 2003 and developed it into a leading specialty retailer in the tourism market.
  • Responsible for entire business operations including vendor recruitment, marketing and new product development.
  • Designed 100% of the business ecommerce site www.1wildwildwest.com
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
Management
3

Digital Media Consultant & Sole Proprietor

  • Worked in collaboration with a diverse range of SMEs to provide expert digital media consultancy services.
  • Directed content and website management projects utilizing WordPress, Magento and Express Engine to drive the success of e-commerce sites.
  • Created and facilitated social media marketing courses including ‘The Fundamentals of Facebook Marketing’, ‘Facebook 101’, ‘E-mail Marketing with MailChimp’ and ‘An Introduction to Blogging with WordPress’.
  • Developed and implemented clients’ social media marketing strategies, placing a focus on increasing user engagement.
  • Managed social platform content creation and online communities, delivering interesting, relevant updates to drive user interaction.
  • Conceptualized engaging social media campaign to expand reach and brand awareness.
  • Spearheaded e-mail marketing campaigns, designing and authoring mailing content, managing recipient lists and analyzing data to compile success reporting.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
4

Sole Proprietor

Managed Adult Care-Giving Service for client with mild dementia

  • Supervised aides and housekeeping
  • Administered medications, and ordered supplies
  • Measured blood pressure and blood sugar
  • Assisted with ADL's transferring, toileting, bathing, dressing
  • Scheduled transportation to daycare, and doctor appointments
  • Provided meals, entertainment and companionship
  • Reduced potential accidents by converting home to handicap friendly
Candidate Info
33
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Accounting
BS
Biology
MA
Business Administration
5

Managing Member, Sole Proprietor, Department/program Director, Consultant

  • Conceptualized and executed the start of the current preschool of the same name.
  • Developed the curriculum, trained staff, and worked to provide a rich environment of learning for children and their families regardless of ability or background.
  • Served as both administrator and teacher.
  • Performed all duties of a Program Director as stipulated in the Department of Social Services' Standards for Child Day Centers
  • Managed and maintained all regulatory procedures as stipulated in the Virginia Department of Social Services' Standards for Religiously Exempt Child Day Centers
  • Developed and maintained periodic assessment tools to track and monitor the overall development of each student
  • Developed and maintained healthy relationships with each family
Candidate Info
41
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BS
Psychology
MA
Special Education
Family Literacy & Preschool Special Education
6

Sole Proprietor/freelance Writer

In deciding to formalize a hobby for profit, an enjoyable supplementary income has become a lucrative means of generating sustained revenue.

  • Creating original copy and content for business clients as an independent contractor, including various courtesy writing services.
  • Ghostwriting and blogging for third party clients, preferred writer.
  • Collaborations for monthly individual and organizational leadership features currently include St. Petersburg City Council members, the Mayor's office of Lee County, Guardian ad Litem, and Oakland Promise.
  • Owner and operator of [company name], an online professional writing service.
  • Executing proven methodologies from inception to launch, the business has yielded a 75% ROI in its first month of launching.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
BA
Psychology
MA
O Psychology
7

Sole Proprietor

Business owner and sole practitioner at a thriving and highly regarded legal practice; specialised in mental health law, professional negligence, professional misconduct and regulatory issues.

  • Responsible for complex case management, defence preparation and representation at all levels of the court within UK and Europe.
  • Delivered professional advice in specialist areas; drew on extensive knowledge and case history.
  • Provided general business advice to senior executives to enable strategic business development and stability planning.
  • Managed relationships with clients through complex and stressful situations.
  • Provided legal defence for other professionals in cases of negligence; highly regarded within the professional community.
  • Responsible for the business development of the practice; established strategic partnerships to enable referrals and to attract clients.
  • Also responsible for the marketing and financial management of the business.
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
Business Studies
Llb Hons
8

Sole Proprietor

  • Grew business from 0 to 35+ accounts
  • Developed channel strategy through online, phone, and F2F sales
  • Performed the landscaping job duties and hiring temporary staffing
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AAS
Golf Course Grounds Management
BA
Environmental Studies
9

Sole Proprietor Small Business Owner

Retail, pet training and behavior modification.

  • Specializing in behavior modification and puppy socialization and training
  • Increased revenue with online marketing and budget friendly advertising over 400% from previous year
  • Private, in home training and group class format.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Veterinary Technology
10

Sole Proprietor, Lead Consultant

  • Administer a multi-faceted biological science-consulting firm.
  • Formulated and implemented all company internal processes, protocols, and proprietary knowledge.
  • Engineered and created trade driven specialty tools for industry advancement.
  • Specialize in MMC, MIP, OPC, MITS, Compliance, and Analytical Chromatography operations.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
C
Emergency Management
MA
Public Administration

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