In today’s competitive job market, it’s not enough just to know things. To get a recruiter’s attention, you must be able to demonstrate what you can do and do better than your career competition.
Developing a portfolio of work samples is one strategy for demonstrating your skill. A recent study found that “more than 4 in 5 employers say an electronic portfolio would be useful to them in ensuring that job applicants have the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in their company or organization.”
So what should you include in your career portfolio and how can you best present it?