Map out your whole life

  • Autobiographies needn’t always start with your birth Include a brief history of your ancestors if relevant.
  • Identify your main characters Make them interesting and compelling, either he/she be friend or foe.
  • Include the best stories Your life is a collection of short stories and anecdotes.

Other Question and Answers that can be helpful for you

1. What should be included in an autobiography?

  • Skills: What can you bring to a certain position or company? What have you trained in or mastered?
  • Attributes: What factors make you good at what you do?
  • Personal values: What values helped shape who you are today? What helped drive you to your current line of work?
  • Professional values: What do you value most in a company you work for?

2. What elements are needed to write an autobiography?

Some things to consider:

  • What is interesting about the region where you were born?
  • How does your family history relate to the history of that region?
  • Did your family come to that region for a reason?

3. What are the good things about an autobiography?

You want to know if they are:

  • honest
  • reliable
  • competent
  • kind and compassionate
  • capable of taking the blame
  • able to persevere
  • modest and humble
  • pacific and can control anger.

4. Why you should write an autobiography?

Here’s how it’s done:

  1. Write in the third person. Not only is it more effective — pretending you’re not yourself gives you something much closer to an outside perspective, she says — it’s
  2. Be thorough. You contain multitudes (and so should your bio).
  3. Read it back to yourself. Evaluate the person you’re reading about like you aren’t you. Do you like you?