business owner resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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  • Date of Birth:
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  • single:

Highly motivated professional with many years of entrepreneurial and management experience. Skillfully creates and maintains professional and loyal relationships with co-workers, staff and clients while managing administrative and performing employee duties. Comfortable working independently or helping lead as a collaborative team member. Applies business acumen and experience and exercises decisive judgment to meet and exceed organizational goals.

  • Business Planning
  • Cost Control and Budgeting
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Work Planning and Prioritization
  • Issue Resolution
  • Relationship Building
  • New Business Development
  • Strategic Decision-Making
  • Quality Assurance
  • Assignment Delegation
  • Problem Anticipation and Resolution
  • Supplier Monitoring
  • Operations Oversight
  • Team Leadership
  • Performance Assessment
  • Human Resources Oversight
  • Originality and Creativity
  • Goal Setting
  • Focus and Follow-Through
Business Owner, 06/2020 - Current
Omni Hotels Charlottesville, VA,
  • Promoted business on social media platforms to maximize brand identity and generate revenue.
  • Managed operations budgeting, accounts payable and accounts receivable and payroll.
  • Resolved issues quickly through meticulous research and quick decision-making.
  • Kept records for production, inventory, income and expenses.
  • Conferred with customers to understand needs and finalize purchase orders.
  • Devised business and marketing plans and prepared monthly financial reports.
  • Set pricing structures according to market analytics and emerging trends.
  • Kept up-to-date on regulatory changes affecting business operations.
  • Established favorable relationships with vendors and contractors, facilitating contract negotiation and development of marketing and sales strategies.
  • Created and implemented marketing and advertising strategies to support revenue goals and promote strategic growth.
  • Directed implementation of strategic business plans to achieve goals and objectives.
  • Determined pricing for products or services based on costs and competition.
  • Analyzed financial statements and trends to manage cash flow and make business decisions.
  • Examined and inspected stock items for wear or defects.
  • Supervised company social media and marketing efforts to expand brand awareness and attract new customers.
  • Developed business from ground up and prepared records and operations for smooth handover to new owners.
Hairstylist, 05/2018 - 04/2020
Alliance Home Health Care Services Plainwell, MI,
  • Sanitized workstations and salon equipment to reduce risk of infection.
  • Pursued continuing education and training to stay up to date with new trends and techniques.
  • Cultivated strong value-added relationships with customers by delivering accurate service and product knowledge to drive earnings.
  • Styled and designed traditional and contemporary hairstyles for men and women daily.
  • Recommended treatment and styling products to customers to meet current needs or resolve specific concerns.
  • Selected hair colors, products and services based on customer preference and individually designed hair care plan.
  • Set up workstation and treatment room with products, equipment and supplies to facilitate services .
  • Supervised front-end of salon, booked appointments, inventoried sales area and coordinated employee schedules to maximize operations.
  • Recommended hair styles to compliment clients' facial features and coloring.
  • Performed special hair treatments, scalp massages and updated styling techniques to modernize and streamline services.
  • Sold conditioner, shampoo, hair treatment and styling products to educate clients on proper hair care.
  • Fostered clean and sanitary work environment to protect customers and staff from infection.
  • Responded to customer inquiries by phone, email and in person.
  • Backed up reception desk by answering phones, scheduling appointments and processing payments.
  • Collected payment from customers and scheduled next appointments.
  • Maintained updated knowledge of industry products and chemical composition structure and properties.
  • Scheduled appointments for customers using internal software system.
  • Drove retail sales through salon product and service promotion, making specific client recommendations.
Home Health Aide, 02/2014 - 02/2018
Dear Care Health Management City, STATE,
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Assisted clients with bathing, dressing and incontinence care.
  • Helped clients stay happy and healthy by providing mental and emotional support.
  • Assisted with client personal care needs to foster independence and well-being.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Managed patient transportation and appointment scheduling.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Organized and administered medications on schedules to alleviate symptoms and improve quality of life.
  • Monitored client behaviors and emotional states, reporting concerns to case manager and documenting information in files.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Recognized emergency situations and implemented appropriate procedures.
  • Directed patients in simple prescribed exercises and assisted with daily physical therapy routines.
  • Accompanied clients to doctors' offices and on other trips outside home, providing transportation, assistance and companionship.
  • Documented care provided and submitted notes to supervisor.
  • Cared for patients by assisting with personal hygiene tasks and completing basic household chores.
  • Helped client with medication self-administration.
Education and Training
Cosmetology: Cosmetology, Expected in 12/2017
Lamar State College - Port Arthur - Port Arthur, TX
Status -
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2007
Memorial High School - Port Arthur, TX
Status -
: Elementary Education, Expected in
Stephen F Austin State University - Nacogdoches, TX
Status -

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School Attended

  • Lamar State College - Port Arthur
  • Memorial High School
  • Stephen F Austin State University

Job Titles Held:

  • Business Owner
  • Hairstylist
  • Home Health Aide


  • Cosmetology
  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)

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