364MC: Professional Practice #2 – Sustainable Portfolios

What is a sustainable portfolio?

  • Accessible
  • Flexible
  • Professional

Accessible Portfolios Are?

  • Easy to find
  • Easy to navigate
  • Easy to read and understand
  • Seeded using social media

Flexible Portfolios

  • Show a range of skills – soft and hard
  • Demonstrate flexible working practice
  • Are editable
  • Well populated

Professional Portfolios

  • Well designed
  • Demonstrate excellence
  • Spelling & grammar
  • Demonstrate practice
  • Professional domain
  • And email address
  • Clear statement of skill set
  • Up to date CV


  • Facebook
  • WordPress (other blogging platform)
  • Wix (other free web platform)
  • Personal/owned website
  • Youtube/Vimeo channel

Blog Your Examples

  • Locate a selection of professional portfolio sites
  • Analyse them on your blog
  • Discuss which elements of each you could emulate
  • Describe how you could emphasise your skills

Sites & Opportunities



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