Is An Online Portfolio Necessary For Job Seekers?

Carbonmade online portfolio
Carbonmade online portfolio

By Heather Huhman

In the heart of the digital age, the standard paper resume still holds its ground. However, when a resume leaves you with little to no room to showcase your creativity, consider enhancing it with an online portfolio.

Developing an online portfolio is one of the best ways to begin showcasing your talents and differentiate yourself from other job candidates. Resumes can be great initial indicators of a candidate's qualifications, but with the influx of applications, employers need to literally see your work and accomplishments to paint an accurate picture of the role you can potentially play.