Board Resume & Search Services

Board Resume & Search Packages

As an Executive Coach, Resume Writer and Branding Strategist, Rebecca is an expert in helping top performers and rising stars identify best-fit boards to join, create personal marketing documents, and leverage networking and recruiters to land desired board roles.

Do you find yourself saying:

I am an accomplished executive and want to learn more about joining a board.

I have considered joining a board, but I don’t know which kind to join or where to start.

I would love to grow my reputation and influence.

I have a lot of wisdom and would love to give back and help an organization achieve their goals.

I have applied to board positions but rarely get called for an interview.

Board Essentials

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Best for executives and professionals who want best-in-class board marketing materials developed via one-on-one while glove service.

30-minute Strategy Session on Best-fit Boards

90-minute Life Overview & Board Strengths Session

90-minute Career Overview & Branding Session

Custom, branded board resume written by Rebecca

2 versions of resume: Word and PDF

Board Search

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Best for executives who want to accelerate their board search using modern strategies. Includes training and tools.

30-minute Strategy Session on Best-fit Boards

90-minute Life Overview & Board Strengths Session

90-minute Career Overview & Branding Session

Custom, branded board resume written by Rebecca

2 versions of resume: Word and PDF

1, 50-minute Custom Board Search Strategy Session

Resume distribution to 800 executive board of directors recruiters (optional to PE / VC recruiters)

Cover letter for distribution

1, 50-minute Networking & Recruiter Connection Coaching Session

Board Ready

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Best for executives who want to grow in their personal and leadership development to be ready for board service.

30-minute Strategy Session on Best-fit Boards

90-minute Life Overview & Board Strengths Session

90-minute Career Overview & Branding Session

Custom, branded board resume written by Rebecca

2 versions of resume: Word and PDF

1, 50-minute Custom Board Search Strategy Session

Resume distribution to 800 executive board of directors recruiters (optional to PE / VC recruiters)

Cover letter for distribution

1, 50-minute Networking & Recruiter Connection Coaching Session

Leadership and/or Performance Coaching:

6, 50-minute sessions over 3-month period (longer engagements in 3-month increments). Between sessions, we may agree upon customized homework. Email support provided between sessions.

What sets our board resume and search services apart:

Top-tier Career Marketing Documents: Rebecca is one of a handful of triple certified executive resume writers in the world. She creates stunning resumes that convey your value, keyword optimized LinkedIn profiles that help recruiters find you, and engaging board bios that tell your personal story.

Board Knowledge: Graduate of Women in Governance – Preparing for Board Service program at UCLA’s Anderson School of Management, covering networking, board basics, and financial acumen. Also attended 3 to 4 separate sessions covering best practices in board marketing materials and networking.

Wide Breadth of Coaching Competencies: Rebecca’s coaching spans personal branding, leadership development, performance improvement, career clarity, passions identification, work-life balance, joining executive boards, retirement businesses, and retirement life planning. Rebecca will help you become the BEST version of yourself, so that you can be an effective board member. Rebecca received the ICF Associate Certified Coach designation in 12/2023.

Highly Educated & Experienced: With 16 certifications and counting, Rebecca is one of the most certified career professionals in the world, and an ICF-certified coach (ACC). She also holds two master’s degrees (MLS and MBA) and has 20+ years of experience in corporate branding, market research, and mid-market due diligence for M&A (buy-side research on acquisitions). She is a proud alumna of Ernst & Young and has run a successful executive career business since 2016.

Description of Services:

30-minute Strategy Session on Best-fit Boards: We will talk through the different types of boards, and your experiences and passions to determine the optimal type of board to target.

90-minute Life Overview & Board Strengths Session: We will talk through your life history at a high level to determine pivotal moments that define you as a professional. We will also consider your strengths as they relate to serving in board roles.

90-minute Career Overview & Branding Session: We will review you career history in detail and what makes you stand out. No forms to fill out.

Custom, branded board resume: Your custom board resume will be written 100% by Rebecca – no subcontractors or inexperienced writers – transforming your board resume from a list of jobs into a marketing document that sells you and gets you your dream position. I will take your resume from mediocre to great.

Keyword-optimized LinkedIn profile: New custom headline and about section. Custom, summarized job descriptions. Strategy for other sections, such as keywords, skills, education, awards, organizations, and volunteer experience. Optimized LinkedIn profile with SEO terms and keywords so that recruiters and hiring managers find you in their searches. Powerful, branded About section that entices viewers to reach out to you. Transformation of your profile from a mishmash of disjointed information into an online marketing tool.

Executive Board Biography:  A one-page executive board biography serves as a personal marketing document. Some board recruiters ask for a resume, and some ask for a bio, so it’s necessary to have both items prepared.

Professional References Recommendations: We will connect with up to 10 professional references to get written recommendations to include in your board package.

Custom Board Search Strategy Session: We will discuss best practices in landing a board role.

Resume Distribution: I will help you distribute your resume to 800 executive board of directors recruiters or, optionally, to Private Equity / Venture Capital recruiters.

Cover letter for distribution: Cover letter to go with recruiter distribution.

Networking and Recruiter Connection Coaching Session: We will discuss networking and recruiting best practices.

Leadership and Performance Coaching: Find more details on our Executive Coaching page.