Applications, References and Portfolios

It's best to think of job applications, references and portfolios as chances to make a good first impression on a prospective employer. Here, we cover the basics of how you make the best of these opportunities and present yourself with polish and professionalism.

Guidelines for Applications

Completing a job application is a basic step in every job search. But it can be nerve-racking. We offer guidance to help make it easy and effective.

References and Recommendations

Professional and personal testimonials and work-related evaluations that a prospective employer will find useful. 

Work Samples and Portfolios

Creating a portfolio and having samples of your work to show prospective employers is essential in some occupations.

Personal Websites

Consider creating a personal website for employers where you can showcase all sorts of skills.  We provide information on how to do it.