Blog Post – The Importance of an E-Portfolio

The importance of an ePortfolio

Read the following article about ePortfolio’s from the below link and then answer the following.

http://www.emergingedtech.com/2013/03/are-eportfolios-still-relevant-for-todays-students/

  1. In your own words, explain the importance of having an ePortfolio.
  2.  Next, list 5 things you would like to showcase about yourself on an ePortfolio. We will be coming back to these five things throughout the semester.

Getting a Job!

Cold Hard Fact: Getting a job…the job you want…is TOUGH!  (and it’s getting more difficult day by day).

So here’s the question….. Since getting a job is so difficult, what can you do to make yourself different? What makes you…YOU? Think about it for a second. What makes “insert your name here” unique and why would I want to hire you? What can you bring to the position?

Your assignment is to read the article from the following link http://blog.ziprecruiter.com/2013/04/03/stand-out-in-your-job-search/

In your response, answer the essential question, “What can I add to my resume that makes me stand out?” AND “What will I do after my next interview to ensure I’ve made an impression by following up?”

Blog #1 – Welcome to Market Workplace Experience

Hi and welcome to Market Workplace Experience!

I hope you had a great summer and are excited about the upcoming school year. We will use this blog for warm-up’s, discussions, current event readings, and as a ticket out the door.

Your first assignment  is to reply to this post by answering the following questions.

1) What skills and knowledge do you hope to gain from this class?

2) What other marketing & business classes have you taken?  Have you ever been in DECA?

3) What do you want me and your classmates to know about you?

4) Take the following poll: