The process of
selling yourself does not stop when you receive
the job offer. When you start a new job, you need
to sell yourself to the people you will be working
with in your new environment.
You can use
your career web portfolio to acquaint your new
co-workers, peers, staff, and management with
your background and credentials. Let your web
portfolio do some of the selling for you.
new company sends out a general announcement that
you have joined management, they will usually
ask you for a biography and sometimes a photo.
Give them a hyperlink to your career web portfolio
to include in the announcement for further information
Used in this
way, your web portfolio can pre-sell you to people
throughout the company whom you will be meeting
and working with as your career progresses. Your
web portfolio can help pave the way for you to
build effective working relationships with people
in all areas of the company.