Job candidates are reporting fewer requests to see portfolios of their work. Instead, employers are increasingly turning to your social media presence as the new measure of your ability to excel in the fast-changing PR world. Therefore, you need to be prepared to meet both expectations. While I encourage students to have both print and online…… Continue reading Will Social Media Replace E-Portfolios?
After being critical of the bold, four-color resume of a senior I met during a visit to the University of Kansas, I recently received a toned down resume from him–but it still looked like an Oscar-nominated movie ad in the New York Post. The resume was cluttered with too many type faces and sizes, and featured a 2″ x 3″ photo. My…… Continue reading Online Portfolio or Resume? Try Both