Many people are confused about exactly what a board resume is and how it should look. Are board of director resumes really different from other executive resumes? The answer is: in some ways YES, in other ways NO. But when you use this board director resume template to create your board resume, and follow all the tips and prompts in the template, we make writing your board of directors resume easy.
The most important feature of any executive resume is the focus, and this is equally true of board of director resumes. The resume template in our Avante Board Collection provides a format that makes the focus of your board resume crystal clear.
What are some other ways that board resumes differ? Usually, you will see more emphasis placed on current and prior board work than in a typical executive resume. This is why this board director resume template includes a space right on the first page to showcase your board experience.
As you work your way through the rest of the resume template you will find more tips about the kinds of qualifications sought on boards and where to include them in your board resume.
While it is best to try to keep your board resume to two pages, if you choose to purchase the optional bundle of coordinating documents, you will find a template to create a resume addendum. This document is especially helpful if there was information you had to leave off your executive board of directors' resume, and it gives you a place to include it.
A board bio is another important document that you may be asked for when you begin to seek board positions. A board bio template is also included in the bundle of coordinating documents.
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