How to Build a Better Portfolio (to Land the Job)
Thursdays in August
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Pimp My Portfolio, founded by Publicis art director Camilla Ciappina, has helped 400+ advertising creatives give their portfolios a major facelift to get noticed by their dream agency and land the job they want.
Hosted by The One Club for Creativity, How To Build A Better Portfolio (to Land the Job) with Pimp My Portfolio is a 4-part webinar series that will take place each Thursday in August. Please take a look at the full schedule with dates, times and topics below.
Your ticket includes the following:
- Live access to all four (4) sessions of How To Build A Better Portfolio (to Land the Job) with Pimp My Portfolio taking place on Zoom, including a live Q&A portion where you can ask Camilla specific questions related to that session's topic
- Post-event, password-protected access to the recordings for all 4 sessions in case you're unable to attend a session or would like to reference what you've learned
- Opportunity to sign up for the Virtual Networking Directory to connect with fellow attendees who will be participating in this series
Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 12 pm ET
Session 1: Build A Better Book
In this session, Pimp My Portfolio's Camilla Ciappina will share the first steps a creative need to make to start their online portfolio as well as her top portfolio do's and don'ts: the right amount of work to display, the best platforms to use, how to talk about the work in your portfolio, adding an About page, whether to build a logo, and the domain you choose.
Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 12 pm ET
Session 2: Interview for the Job You Want
In this session, Pimp My Portfolio's Camilla Ciappina will share tips on the best way to get in touch with recruiters and creatives, showing your portfolio during an interview and sending follow up emails. Camilla will be joined by recruiters Hilary Black and Melody Benjamin to talk about what recruiters expect when reviewing portfolios for a job interview.
Thursday, August 20, 2020 at 12 pm ET
Session 3: Leverage Your Personal Projects
In this session, Pimp My Portfolio's Camilla Ciappina will talk about the importance of including your personal projects in your portfolio, which can be a game-changer when looking for a job. Camilla will be joined by Maddy Kramer, associate creative director, Next Creative Leaders winner and founder of InVisible Creatives to talk about the steps they took to start their project and why personal projects are essential on a portfolio.
Thursday, August 27, 2020 at 12 pm ET
Session 4: From InVisible to Visible
In this session, Pimp My Portfolio's Camilla Ciappina will be joined by four amazing female creatives, that are part of the inVisible Creatives initiative, to talk about their journey into advertising, from landing their first job to their tips on curating their portfolios to maximize their visibility.
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