Appendix CUse a Career Portfolio toSupport Your Resume
Your resume is impressive, but there is another way that you can show prospective employers evidence of who you are and what you can do: a career portfolio.
What Is a Career Portfolio?
Unlike a resume, a career portfolio is a collection of documents that can include a variety of items. Here are some items you may want to place in your portfolio:
- School transcripts.
- Summary of skills.
- Credentials, such as diplomas and certificates of recognition.
- Reference letters from school officials and instructors, former employers, or coworkers.
- List of accomplishments: Describe hobbies and interests that are not directly related to your job objective and are not included on your resume.
- Examples ...