ERIC Number: ED446064
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Jul-18
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The Career Advancement Portfolio.
Irby, Beverly J.; Brown, Genevieve
This publication presents a step-by-step process for developing a career advancement portfolio. Chapter 1, "The Career Advancement Portfolio," describes the portfolio and explains why job applicants have found it so helpful in marketing themselves. Chapter 2, "Initiating Your Career Advancement Portfolio," provides step-by-step directions for beginning the portfolio development process. Chapter 3, "Completing Your Career Advancement Portfolio," explains how to articulate one's beliefs and career goals and how to graphically demonstrate one's unique experiences and skills. Chapter 4, "The Electronic Career Advancement Portfolio," offers specific suggestions for creating electronic career advancement portfolios. Chapter 5, "The Application Process," explains how to create an attention-getting application portfolio. Chapter 6, "Maximizing the Interview Through the Career Advancement Portfolio," shares tips on using the portfolio to enhance the interview. Chapter 7, "The Career Advancement Portfolio: Questions and Answers," provides answers to five questions frequently asked about career advancement portfolios. A sample career advancement portfolio is appended. (SM)
Descriptors: Career Development, Elementary Secondary Education, Job Applicants, Job Application, Portfolios (Background Materials), Teachers, World Wide Web
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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