So you’re ready to step up to the big leagues and become a CEO. Congrats! The trajectory of a company lie squarely upon your adept shoulders. You possess the essential qualities of a successful CEO.
The challenge? Condensing your vast accomplishments onto a resume that captures the attention of boards and executive search committees. You need to make sure your resume is ready for the big time. For businesses and boards, a CEO’s resume is not just a document; it’s a gateway into understanding the driving force of a potential leader.
Now, I’m sure you’re thinking, “Alright, beyond the professional look, the right jargon, and the neat formatting, what sets a CEO’s resume apart?” Buckle up, because we’re diving deep into detailed guide of writing CEO resume! Get ready to unveil the secrets of crafting a resume that not only screams ‘CEO’ but also captivates and convinces board members from the word go.
We’ve included for you below:
- 3 Real CEO Resume Samples (that actually helped landing the CEO role)
- Detailed Guide for crafting the perfect CEO resume
- How to write powerful summary for CEO Resume
- How to showcase core competencies and work experience
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Industry Stats: According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the employment of top executives, including CEOs, is projected to grow 6% from 2021 to 2031, which is about as fast as the average for all occupations.
About the author
Arno Markus BA, MSc., CPRW
iCareerSolutions CEO and Founder
About the author
Arno Markus is a 20X Award-winning Certified Professional Resume Writer and founder of iCareerSolutions. Arno has worked with Fortune 500 Executives, North American Professionals, and Strategic-Thinking Leaders across all industries to assist them in landing Top Positions at Billion-Dollar Companies, Start-Ups, and everything in between.
Active Members of The National Resume Writers’ Association (NRWA) │ The Professional Association of Resume Writers & Career Coaches (PARW&CC) │ Career Directors International (CDI) │ Career Professionals (CPC) │ Forbes Coaches Council
iCareerSolutions Multi Award-Winning Resume Service was honored to receive another International Resume Writing Industry’s most prestigious “Overall Winner Award 2023” by the Professional Association of Resume Writers and Career Coaches. The Top Resume Writing Awards are based on Visual Formatting and Design, Personal Branding, Understanding Employer/Position Requirements, and powerful language use. These Awards represent the Best Professional Resume Writers in the US.
Here are a few of Our Top Resume Testimonials
“Arno is a master of creating an achievement based resume that sets the candidate apart. He showcases one’s accomplishments in a professional, aesthetically pleasing presentation. His methodology for working with clients is logical and makes it easy for the client to focus on identifying their achievements. Arno is pleasure to work with in the process. I recommend him for any C-suite executive ne…
“I am regularly asked who I recommend for a great resume writer, career transition leader, and LinkedIn expert. Go no further than Arno Markus BA, MSc., CPRW. His services are invaluable and absolutely worth the investment.”
Arno was extremely helpful in working with me on a new resume and Linked In profile. He brings a very thoughtful approach to working with you and will ask the right questions to get you a great finished product. Thanks Arno!
My first interaction with Mr. Markus goes back to 2016. I sent him my resume, which to me, was pretty darn good. We talked about my career goals, I filled out a detailed matrix, and a week later, he sent me a draft of my latest resume. I was so awestruck I became emotional. I felt I had been shortchanging myself for years. The matrix helps realize strengths and skills – missing words to make us …
I contracted Arno to modernize my resume. I was coming off of a 14 year work stretch and hence my resume was greatly out of date and style. Arno was/is a consummate professional. He provided clear and honest feedback throughout the process, even if the truth was something I did not want to hear. The end product was exceptional. Within 4 weeks of utilizing the new resume via Indeed, LinkedIn, Monst…
I recently worked with Arno and his team to revise my resume. I was extremely pleased with the finished product. Arno’s team was very thorough in their work and produced a resume that I absolutely love. I recommend him without hesitation.
I had a chance to work with Arno on my resume and LinkedIn. He is very professional and has a great talent in helping others tell their professional story in a way that is engaging and to the point. Highly recommend his services. I had a chance to work with Arno on my resume and LinkedIn. He is very professional and has a great talent in helping others tell their professional story in a way that…
I have had the recent pleasure of working with Arno after transitioning careers from start-up back to corporate. Arno gave me an appropriate critique regarding my resume (tough love) and guidance on how LinkedIn can work for me instead of against me. After working with him and his team I feel like I’m moving in a direction that will lead me to the best NEW career home. Thank you, Arno! Charles …