Use a Digital Portfolio to Showcase Skills, Accomplishments by Pamela S. Hogle

What’s more versatile than a resume, more portable than the large binders of yore, and flexible enough to serve freelancers and first-time job-seekers, individuals and teams, even companies? A digital portfolio, of course. While the term might conjure images of a soon-to-be-graduating art student pounding the pavement, lugging a large binder stuffed with his coursework, a digital portfolio is not necessarily about art or even about a job search. According to Joseph Fournier, a learning infrastructure designer at Anthem, any collection of digital content can be called a digital portfolio. “It can be focused on showcasing a single person’s skills,