Showcase Your Work: Building an Instructional Design Portfolio

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This session will crack the code of building an online portfolio that makes hiring managers ready to snatch you up for their next project or job role.

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Tired of resumes getting lost in the black hole? You Need a Portfolio!

Let’s face it, building a strong resume is just the first hurdle in your job search. You need a way to stand out and demonstrate your skills in a way that grabs attention and gets results. This session will crack the code of building an online portfolio that makes hiring managers ready to snatch you up for their next project or job role.

Because of this topic’s anticipated popularity, be sure to grab your spot before it’s gone! Early registration ensures you’ll be on board for this hands-on experience.


A well-crafted portfolio allows your resume to rise above the rest while showcasing your expertise to prospective employers or clients. Whether you’re a freelancer or seeking a full-time position, an online portfolio provides evidence that you have the skills hiring managers and other decision-makers need when staffing their projects. But how do you build a portfolio that gets results?

Why you should be excited:

In this 90-minute interactive session, Kayleen Holt will help you build a compelling portfolio that stands out from the crowd!

  • What should my portfolio include?
  • How do I structure my portfolio?
  • Where can I go for design inspiration?
  • What if I don’t have ID experience?
  • What if I can’t share my work publicly?
  • What tools can I use to build my site?
  • How often should I update my portfolio?

You will leave with a Portfolio Toolkit that includes:

  • Actionable advice, tools, and resources to help you create a portfolio that truly represents your talents and expertise.
  • Worksheets to guide you through selecting your portfolio projects and showcasing them most effectively
  • Resource lists with portfolio examples, comparisons of the most popular website-building tools, and articles for more portfolio advice


Can’t be there live? We’ve got your back! 

Simply by registering to attend this “Learn Something New” workshop, you will receive the following:

✅ Follow-up email with resources and extra goodies

✅ Copy of the video recording

✅ Copy of the chatbox transcription

✅ Copy of the full session transcript


aptd/cptd pre-approved provider for eligibilitly and recertification points


This program will earn you 1.5 APTD/CPTD certification or recertification points!




Kayleen Holt is the founder of Scissortail Creative Services, a small company that helps purpose-driven organizations achieve their goals through custom learning experiences that make a difference. A learning experience design consultant with 25+ years of experience in instructional design, project management, and education, Kayleen holds an MS in Educational Technology, a Graduate Certificate in Online Teaching, and a BA in English Education. You can find her company’s portfolio at

Jun 12 2024

11:00 am CDT - 12:30 pm CDT

Showcase Your Work: Building an Instructional Design Portfolio


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Instructional Design Portfolio
Building an Instructional Design Portfolio
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