Skills for Success: Strengthening Portfolio-Building Skills, 1st Edition

  • Don Rauf
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508175691
  • ISBN-13: 9781508175698
  • DDC: 371.3
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released March 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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When it comes to landing a job, a portfolio has been a tool often used by graphic artists, architects, and possibly writers. In today's world, a portfolio may help just about anyone seeking a professional career. A portfolio is a collection of work samples that can bring to life the achievements and skills you present on a résumé. Addressing career-ready standards of the Core Curriculum, this essential book teaches readers how to build a powerful portfolio no matter what career path they are on. Tips are included on how to avoid mistakes, make a stellar presentation, and highlight student accomplishments.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Portfolios for All.
2: Filling Your Portfolio.
3: Making a Great Student Portfolio.
4: Portfolio Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them.
5: What Employers See.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.