How to apply for a portfolio
How to create a portfolio
It is important to offer an employer their best professional qualities, skills and abilities. For example, if you want to work as a photographer, you should select your best shots. The same applies to models. If you want to become a journalist, show the customer your best texts or videos.
The optimal number of demonstration material – 10-20 pieces, depending on your field of expertise. It will be sufficient that the employer has formed an idea about your professionalism. The order of operations can determine yourself — it can be chronological, thematic or genre.
Work and on the design portfolio. Even keeping the materials in the file format doc, you can originally to represent them. Think about the color or font selections. If you plan to work with the customer on several fronts, try playing with the separation of presentation material into blocks. For example, first the photographs, then texts, then – commercial offer. The presentation should not be too colorful.
If you submit your portfolio "remotely", divide it into different documents, so as not to mix your materials (if we are talking about different directions of potential activities) within a single file. Combine all into a single file or folder, most importantly, make sure the format of your materials was a universal (doc, jpeg, pdf).
How to make a portfolio on the Internet
With the opportunities offered by the network space, it is a sin to ignore virtual-presentation. There are specialized sites that can accommodate not only your resume, but also to attach a portfolio. It offers numerous resources to find work almost anywhere in the world. Often they are invited to fill in a prepared form. Some systems allow thus to create your own portfolio online.
Working on such a presentation, remember the following: attach to each direction of at least one and not more than six projects, which should be not only the best but also fresh, attach screenshots (if we are talking about working with text), and correctly describe their projects and proposals. Don't forget to choose your best photo for the avatar.