How to compose an autobiography
Separate standards for the form of writing autobiography does not exist, the requirements for its writing consist of several generally accepted norms.
The title - "Autobiography" - is usually written in the center of the line.
Information is presented in the autobiography in the first person and shall be presented in concise, but contain sufficient information on the originator. Normal volume of autobiography – no more than one printed page.
In the beginning of the document the surname, then the full name and patronymic, the date and place of birth of the originator. Then specify the place of residence and information about experience and education. Implies that will be given dates and names of educational institutions, referred to in his autobiography.
Further, complete information on the work activity for the whole of its period up to the present must be provided, indicating the dates of individual periods of work activity in chronological order.
After the personal information compiled in arbitrary form tells about his family situation, naming names and names of parents, wife or husband, children, their age and occupation and place of residence of each of them. Suggestions it is recommended to write concisely, to autobiography has not been similar in scope to the essay.
Each type of information: personal data, place of residence, education, etc. begin with a new paragraph. This is necessary for more convenient isolation of the necessary information in the study of the autobiography.
At the end of the autobiography, it is necessary to write the date of its compilation on the left, and the author's signature on the right in the same line.
Samples of various kinds of official business documents, including a sample, how to compose an autobiography, can be found in any reference literature on record keeping.