Management Consulting Resume Written for an Executive
How do you write a consulting resume? The same way you write any other resume. Think of your audience first. What is important to your audience? This senior management consultant was targeting positions with other consulting firms. The aspects of her experience that we determined were here greatest selling points were:
- Her accomplishments in developing client relationships and bringing in new business to the firms she worked for
- Her thought leadership in her field which led to the development of new practice areas and more revenue
- Her skillful management and delivery of successful consulting engagements
- Her talent for mentoring and developing junior consultants
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With the four selling points above in mind, we developed a resume that clearly called out the extraordinary accomplishments of this management consultant in all of these areas. The result was a highly effective management consulting resume.
Note that rather than be redundant in describing job responsibilities for each position, similar positions were grouped together. This technique gave us more room for focusing the consulting resume on the most important points.
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