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Portfolio Layout

Key Points:

 Your grade for the portfolio is 65% of your total grade for the course. Please ensure
you produce a high quality portfolio that includes all of the key elements.
 Use 12 pt Times new Roman font
 Double space
 Be sure to follow the outline of this template exactly
 Grading Criteria: Grading is based on:
o Overall format of your submitted portfolio
o Attention to instructions for each element
o Content included
o Timely submission of items
 Portfolio is based in 100 points:
o Part 1= 85 points
o Part 2= 15 points

* DO NOT INCLUDE THIS PAGE WITH YOUR PORTFOLIO

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Personal Essay: A Steady Upward Course 7. Faculty Video Summaries IV. Personal Essay: Substantial Accomplishments 2. Industry and Company Analysis 14. Personal Essay: Return 11. Personal Essay: How will you Measure your Life? 10. Mentor Interview #1-3 5. Personal Essay: Making a Living and a Life 8.Student Name ____________________________ Section __ (Table of Elements. Me in 30 Seconds 3. Read the entire book Return o Did you read the entire textbook Return? Yes or No II. Academic Plan Part II (Due Saturday 11:00 pm MST of Week 5) 15 Points I. Personal Essay: Your Whole Soul as an Offering Unto Him 9. Linked In 15. Your portfolio documents should be in the same order as displayed here) Part I (Due Saturday 11:00 pm MST of Week 5) 85 Points 1. Personal Essay: What does the phrase “Business and Building the Kingdom of God” mean to you? 4. Personal Essay: Disciple Preparation Center 6. Resume Review 13. Additional Mentor Interviews III. Additional Elements 2 . Career Leader Assessment & reflection 12.

11: https://www. This is based on your perception of what the phrase means to you and/or your own experiences.org/bc/content/shared/content/english/pdf/language- materials/35163_cwp_eng. Linked In Groups. 3 . and other resources. BYU Idaho Alumni groups. 4.org/ers/ct/articles/me-in-30-seconds-statements?lang=eng 3.pdf?lang=eng  Another resource from LDS Employment: https://www. Substantial Accomplishments essay  250-300 words  There is no reading with this essay.  The mentor should be people who work for a company or industry you are interested in. Personal Essay: Business and Building the Kingdom of God  250-300 words  There is no reading for this essay.ldsjobs.  Your mentor cannot be an immediate relative or your instructor (although that can possibly help you identify people)  You are responsible for making the initial contact with the mentor and being on-time and professional during the interview Mentor Name:________________________ Title: _____________________ Date of Interview: ____________________ Company: __________________ Reflection of what you learned from the mentor. Me in 30 Seconds  Refer to the LDS Employment Career Workshop Participants Workbook Pg.lds. Add a page break after each section Part I 1. Mentor Interview #1-#3 (place each mentor interview on a separate page)  Search for a mentor through reaching out to your own network.  Reflect on your substantial accomplishments and write about them 2.

5. consider some of the things you learned from reading that you hope you never forget or that were otherwise relevant to you and write about those. Rather. Personal Essay: How will you Measure your Life?  250-300 words  Based on an article by Clayton Christensen titled. Personal Essay: Making a Living and a Life  250-300 words  Based on the devotional address “Making a Living a Life” by Elder Robins  Transcript can be found under Resources Necessary Portfolio Material 8. Personal Essay: Disciple Preparation Center  250-300 words  Based on the devotional address “Disciple Preparation Center” by Elder Bednar  Transcript can be found under Resources Necessary Portfolio Material 6. Personal Essay: Your Whole Souls as an Offering Unto Him  250-300 words  Based on the devotional address “Your Whole Souls as an Offering Unto Him” by Elder Bednar  Transcript can be found under Resources Necessary Portfolio Material 9. Personal Essay: Return  250-300 words  This is not a synopsis of each chapter. Personal Essay: A Steady Upward Course  250-300 words  Based on the devotional address “A Steady Upward Course” by President Eyring  Transcript can be found under Resources Necessary Portfolio Material 7.  The following is a recommended reading schedule to complete the book on time: 4 . “How will you Measure your Life?”  Transcript can be found under Resources Necessary Portfolio Material 10.

12-14. Week Required for Class To complete entire book 02 1 to 5. 16 12-22 04 18. You should not include this assessment. 7 1-11 03 8.byui.edu/academic-support- centers/writing/help-for-online-students  Schedule the review early in the block as it gets difficult to get an appointment toward the end of the block. Career Leader Assessment & reflection  250-300 words  Instructions for this assignment will be sent to you at the beginning of Week 2. 23-24. if the reviewer made comments on your resume. Industry and Company Analysis  Follow these steps for this assignment: Three selected industries: Industry #1:________________________________ Industry #2:________________________________ Industry #3:________________________________ 5 .  Include your updated resume and. Rather. include that as well.  To sign up for the resume review go to: o Local/Rexburg: http://www. write a reflection on what you learned from the assessment and whether it changed how you will approach your career.edu/academic-support- centers/writing/make-an-appointment o Not in Rexburg: http://www. 11.  After you take the assessment you will receive a detailed report of your results. 29-30 23-33 I. III.byui.  Write a reflection on what you learned from the review. II. Resume Review (Include a copy of your updated resume as well as a copy of a marked-up resume – if applicable)  Your resume will need to be reviewed by the Academic Discovery Center.

byui. o LinkedIn Company Pages 6 . A couple resources to gather relevant data: o BYU-Idaho Library Research: http://libguides.  Why did you select these 3 industries? Selected Industry:___________________________  Why did you select this specific industry to study? Companies Selected o Company #1: ______________________________ o Why did you select this company? o Who is the target market for this company? o What was your greatest learning about this specific company? o What was one potential opportunity for improvement or growth you saw about this company? o What are the key roles you noticed within this company? o Is this a company you would want to work for? Why or Why not? o Company #2: ______________________________ o Why did you select this company? o Who is the target market for this company? o What was your greatest learning about this specific company? o What was one potential opportunity for improvement or growth you saw about this company? o What are the key roles you noticed within this company? o Is this a company you would want to work for? Why or Why not? Describe what you learned about each one and how that impacts your interest in working for them.edu/business (under the Business Sources Tab o IBIS World o EBSCO Source Premier o DataMonitor Company Profiles etc.

Linked In Profile  You are required to have at least 20 connections and join 3 groups during the block.  Report your results as follows: o LinkedIn Profile url: o # of Groups= o # of total connections= V.IV. 7 . Academic Plan  Provide a screen shot of academic plan and of the confirmation email that the plan was reviewed.

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Faculty Video Summaries – 3 Points each  250-300 word reflection for each video  Watch the faculty interviews found in Resources Necessary Portfolio Materials  The Lord has a Plan: Faculty Interviews. Part II Part II of the portfolio is your opportunity to select some activities that may be relevant to your individually. Additional Elements  Same format as previous sections as applicable or as agreed upon by your instructor. consult with your instructor to gain approval and settle on a point value for each assignment. If there are other activities you feel would be more appropriate for you personally. Read the entire book Return – 3 Points  Did you read the entire textbook Return? Yes or No II. I. Listed below are the “approved” assignments you can choose from. 9 . III. Additional Mentor Interviews – 3 Points each  Same format as previous mentor interviews. IV.