On her recent Patter blog post, Pat Thomson offers some guidance for those who have to write a "verbal selfie that goes with a book chapter, a journal article, or sometimes a conference presentation". The limited word count in a bio-note means that people often struggle with trying to communicate something of note about themselves. Thomson explains what the bio-note is in an attempt to show how we can be creative with what we write. Read this and lots more by following the link below to her blog.
Writing a bio-note