Design Resume Skills & Portfolio Tips

Are you prowling through the trove of design jobs and opportunities for the ultimate fit? If so, It’s time to perfect your graphic design resume and portfolio. HOW partners with experts, like The Creative Group, for advice to help prepare you for a transition in your design career. Find tips for assembling and presenting online, print or digital design portfolios. The process for finding dream design jobs, like anything else, follows trends and is a true art. HOW wants to help you master that art and land the job.

Show Employers You Deserve The Job

Hiring managers are pickier than ever, holding out for only those creatives who can improve the quality of their already high-performing teams. So, what can you do to stand out and prove to employers you deserve a spot on their team?

HOW internships

HOW seeks highly organized student interns to work in both editorial and design capacities on the magazine, books and online projects.

Don’t Skimp on the Cover Letter

When well crafted and targeted to the opportunity, a cover letter can give you an edge over the competition. Don't miss the chance to make a strong first impression and set yourself apart from other creatives. Follow these 7 steps to creating the perfect cover letter.

Designer Portfolio 101

No matter where you are in your design career, it’s always smart to have a portfolio ready. Read these tips on creating and presenting a killer creative portfolio that’ll help you land that next design job.