Design Portfolio Reviews โ€“ What do Employers Seek? โ€“ Part 2



What makes for a good design portfolio? How should you set expectations for your portfolio? How should you show the brand?
Watch Matthew’s Portfolio Review ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://youtu.be/QowXUHYEzT8

In this video, Matthew and Petrula break down more MUST haves in a portfolio. They talk about the do’s and don’ts in a portfolio and why you should set expectations and position yourself in a way you intend.

๐Ÿ‘‰ Additional Portfolio Resources:
4 tips to Improve Your Design Portfolio: https://youtu.be/WaEdfmg3x4E
Portfolio Submission Tips: https://youtu.be/onvdHlv0p-Q
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Check out Petrula’s video course pre-sale on How to Land your Dream Job here:
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Episode Breakdown
00:28 โ€“ Context is key
00:50 โ€“ Portfolio of branding designer, Joel Ho from Singapore
10:00 โ€“ Portfolio of package designer, Marie Damier from New York
14:08 โ€“ open with a WOW image
20:08 โ€“ Portfolio of graphic designer, Daniele De Martis from Italy
21:40 โ€“ Keep expectations aligned when you show the work
25:06 โ€“ Portfolio of freelance illustrator and designer, Roberto Orozco from Las Vegas
29:51 โ€“ Design your work to support your goals
30:52 โ€“ Portfolio of freelance branding and web designer, May Refky from Cairo Egypt
34:18 โ€“ Portfolio of junior graphic designer, Gillian Wong
40:18 โ€“ Portfolio of graphic design student, Francesco Battistella from Italy
43:35 โ€“ The importance of narrative sequences when you present your portfolio
44:45 โ€“ How you can show off your secondary skillsets
47:45 โ€“ The recap: Why is it important to specialize? What is positioning, and how do you stand out in the marketplace?

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