Chapter 5

Portfolio Development Techniques: Do’s and Don’ts

Experienced professionals and seasoned academicians would most likely agree that there are common guidelines to consider when developing a portfolio. While there are no hard-set rules, some standards do apply. This section will look at some commonly accepted practices and practices to avoid. I will call these the do’s and the don’ts of portfolio development.



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