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Robert Whiteside


Military Service

U.S. Coast Guard Lieutenant Commander


20 years served


Seeking a career in any profession


Washington, DC

About Robert

Self-directed and driven military professional with comprehensive accomplishments. Highly organized, creative problem leader and manager who excels at guiding teams through complex projects by identifying goals and advising on threats. Demonstrated international collaboration and team-building with foreign and domestic government/non-government organizations. Skilled in leading strategic planning, operations, training, and cross-functional teams to ensure success and achieve goals. Innovative thinker with strong global strategy, risk management, and consulting acumen. Recognized for maximizing performance by implementing appropriate strategies through analysis of details to gain an understanding of the learning position, emerging issues, trends, and relationships. Expertise includes developing and managing multimillion-dollar plans and advising executive level leadership. Always finds a way to improve a process to provide cost savings and efficiencies; led to improved global operational planning.

♦Crisis Leadership
♦Interagency Coordination
♦International Security
♦Leadership and Management
♦Government Relations
♦Crisis Management & Resiliency
♦Emergency Response & Contingency Planning
♦Global Security, Business Continuity, and Law Enforcement
♦Cyber Strategy
♦Strategic Planning

Hold TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph

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one month ago

What is the best way for a non-MBA to get into management consulting?

I have a very diverse career and educational background and believe I would be a good fit as a management...

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