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Business Resume Sample

    A sample of Business Resume provided here is written by a former academic, who has made the leap into the world of business.

This Business Resume has successfully demonstrated the applicant's:

  • business skills

  • academic and managerial achievements



V. King Hall

Address                                                                                                 Phone   


The editorial directorship of a major social science and humanities publishing department in higher education.

(Note : Business Resume with to-the-point objective)


95- Present

(Note : effective use of action verbs in this Business Resume Example with emphasize on cost saving and managerial skills)

Senior Editor of Social Studies
Barfield Inc,
Orlando, Florida

  • Acquisition and publication of professional reference textbooks.

  • Cancelled 10 outdated and unwanted contracts without expense or litigation, saving an estimated $500,000.

  • Revamped existing social studies texts, doubling revenue over a 2-year period.

  • Improved communication between editorial and sales staff, resulting largest single year sales increase in 10 years. 

8/92 - 4/95





Assistant Professor of Psychology
New York University
New York

  • Conducted graduate and undergraduate classes in behavioral and psychology.

  • Initiated liaisons between department and publishing houses, resulting in 50-60 graduate students serving as management reviewers.



  • Consultant to Hazard House Publishing Company while teaching at New York University.

  • Advisor to New York State Behavior Research Center.



1995 : Behavior in an Industrial Society - Barfield & Innovation
1987-95 : Twenty articles in professional journals and popular publication


1986 : Ph.D., Clinical Psychology University of California, Los Angeles
1973 : M.A., Industrial Psychology, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
1971 : B.A. Psychology, Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio

Business Resume Example provided here is presented in chronological format.


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