Using Career e-Portfolios to Help Land a Job

Using a career e-portfolio in your job search is one more way you can showcase your skills and abilities to prospective employers. Whether or not you completed the INFO 289 e-portfolio class, you can still create a career e-portfolio that will showcase your strengths, help you get that interview, and perhaps even help you land the job.

Online portfolios allow you to:

  • demonstrate your ability to effectively utilize and embrace innovative ideas and technology
  • highlight relevant major coursework, projects, and experience that demonstrate your skill development for a specific job
  • represent yourself and your skills in a lively, interactive, attractive format with examples of real work
  • showcase your understanding of how you can apply what you have learned