Developing a Stand-out TechComm Portfolio


Leah Guren


Online Courses

Developing a Stand-out TechComm Portfolio

Wednesdays, 3 to 17 November; 10:00 to 11:15 AM Eastern time (GMT-4; GMT -5 after 7 November)

         REGISTRATION CLOSES ON 1 November 2021


In today’s competitive job market, it makes sense to set yourself apart from the competition. A good way to do so is with a crisp, professional portfolio. A good portfolio can:

  • identify your specialty areas
  • show your range of project and domain experience
  • effectively demonstrate your knowledge and expertise

In this course, you will learn how to:

  • identify your brand and write an effective mission statement
  • select the right example pieces
  • present examples to best show your expertise
  • create a simple online portfolio
  • avoid the biggest mistakes of resumes and CVs
  • …and more!

This 3-session course involves homework assignments to let you practice these skills, plus plenty of in-class interaction and discussion.

Session 1: The Purpose of a Portfolio: True goal and essential elements

Session 2: The Right Samples: Selecting, highlighting, and explaining

Session 3: Putting It Together: Online tools and CV tips

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