A well-organized online portfolio could help you rise to the top of a crowded applicant pool and land a first interview. Should you rely solely on an e-portfolio? No. Never assume a hiring manager has taken the time to view your online portfolio. Always bring a traditional portfolio to the interview. Showing the highlights of your work samples during the meeting will allow you to demonstrate your presentation skills and could help you land the job.
Cover all the bases and develop both online and traditional versions of your portfolio. Here are seven free sites we like for hosting an e-portfolio:
Do you have a favorite site for your online portfolio? Please share your experiences with us.