The résumé looks much better with the addition of bullet points and the inclusion of relevant employment experience. The Leadership section is geared toward employers in consulting. We are still a little concerned that he is leaving out other relevant work experience, but we would not force someone to include jobs they consider to be not worth mentioning.
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|Ph.D.||Political Science, 2010|
|University of State X|
|M.A.||Foreign Affairs, 1999|
|University of State A
|University of State Y|
|•||Highly entrepreneurial and innovative in thinking, tenacious in face of adversity, proven leadership in a variety of situations.|
|•||Excellent abilities in research, analysis, time-management, and writing.|
|•||Able to make accurate presentations of complex information in a logical and straightforward manner before a general audience.|
|•||Expertise on human rights, cultural diversity, and foreign affairs.|
|•||Fluent in French.|
|•||Served on student government committees and universitywide committees.|
|•||Led student-reading groups.|
|•||Organized petition drives leading to the promotion of a faculty member.|
|Researcher||Studied cultural diversity, human rights, and foreign affairs that resulted in four article publications in peer-review journals.|
|Organizer||Put together conference panels at the American Political Science Association and International Studies Association; presented
research findings in annual professional meetings.
|Innovator||Broke new grounds in research, developed new ideas, maintained professional contacts, and provided reliable information.|
|Recipient of Awards||International Studies Association stipend/award for workshop on human rights. Dissertation Year Fellowship at University of State.|
|MacMillan Publishing Company||Managed part of north and central California areas.
Represented both the Humanities and Natural Sciences textbooks.
Received bonus for performance and was interviewed by McGraw-Hill Publishing Company for a southern California territory whose business potential was in excess of one million dollars.
|Worked in the tourism industry as a translator and greeter helping out-of- town visitors.
Waited tables/served as a clerk in a hotel/restaurant to pay for undergraduate education.
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