364MC: Professional Portfolio – Making Contact

  • A list of ten professionals i have identify as being potential and future careers
  • Include discussion and reflection upon, how and why these contacts were chosen and evidence the type of contacts
  • Comment/Feedback by one or more professionals in my chosen career

Who should you contact?

  • Industry Professionals
  • Communities of practice
  • Potential colleagues
  • Anyone who can further your career aspirations

How should you contact them?

  • Social Media
  • LinkedIn
  • Email
  • Blogs
  • Write a physical letter

Where can you meet them?

  • External projects
  • Internships
  • Talks and conferences
  • Festivals and events

What are you afraid of?

  • Porfolio/Website isn’t good enough
  • Social media presence is juvenile
  • Won’t be interested in someone like me
  • Haven’t done enough to warrant their attention
  • Attend to things you can do something about

List of contacts

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