This isn’t news that will surprise you: the UX job market is hot right now.

New opportunities are popping up in every major (and minor) market.

No matter what your UX stripe, you are most likely getting contacted nearly every week with some new enticing role. And, although the demand for UX talent far exceeds the supply, the competition for top roles at the most interesting companies is pretty fierce.

Hiring managers have high standards, and in order to respond quickly and effectively to the dream roles that cross your path, its critical to maintain a solid portfolio that you can share at a moment’s notice.

As a company that works every day with UX folks who are looking for a new opportunity, at Didus we are continuously surprised by the number of bad portfolios that cross our desks. On a certain level, it makes sense: you work on UX all day, and the last thing you want to do when you get home is even more of it, but if you want to take your career to the next level, it’s a necessity. Just as the cobbler’s kids have no shoes, UX designers don't always design their portfolios for their users.

So, What Makes For A Solid Portfolio?

Your portfolio should ably demonstrate the relationship between your process and your deliverables. To showcase only the final deliverables tells only a fraction of the story. Today’s UX hiring managers want to know how you work through a design process—often more than they even want to see the end result.

Not only that, to truly convey your design process to your viewer/user, you need to include narrative in your portfolio. Take it back to basics: a little show and tell. Show us your work while you telling us about your process. You shouldn't do one thing without the other.

Get All UX on Your Portfolio

We know UX is not a verb, but you need to turn the user-centered design lens on your own portfolio. Before compiling your work, first ask yourself who will actually be looking at this portfolio (who are your users)? What is the goal of the portfolio (what do the users want)? What’s the easiest way to get that result to them (design for use)?

There are typically four key pillars for a well-built portfolio:

1. Breadth and Depth

Give an indication of the breadth and depth of your design experience: Have you worked on web/mobile/desktop/tangible products? Do you specialize in native apps or multi-channel experiences that span internal applications, consumer-facing web portals, and e-comm? If you’ve worked on a variety of platforms you’ll want to select a variety of projects to showcase that will give your user an indication of your knowledge and experience.

2. Curating

Display your ability to curate your work. This demonstrates your understanding of what the essence of a project was. You should include 4-9 visuals that showcase the main steps/milestones of the design process for each project. We don't need to see all thirty wireframes for the added search bar. We just want the highlights.

It’s not the user’s job to sort through your pile of screenshots and glean that you are master of your domain. If you make the user work to look at your portfolio they are going to wonder if its an indication of chaos or carelessness in your work process.

Bottom line: do not annoy the hiring manager. You typically only get a few minutes of a their attention (if you’re lucky) before they decide whether to set up an initial conversation or not. If the first two minutes are spent opening Dropbox or downloading attachments before they can even start to review your work, you risk annoying the hiring manager, which doesn't improve your odds.

3. Narrative

Your portfolio should be an experience in and of itself. What’s your story as a designer? Explain—using words, not just screen shots—what it was you were tasked with and how you got to your solution. As with any narrative, there needs to be a flow: introduction, main body of work, conclusion.

4. Process Work

This is the meat and potatoes of what you do, so showcase it. Do you have photos of white boards with rainbows of post-its across them? Sketches of initial wires? Personas you’ve created? Annotated wireframes? Show them to us! The value you add as a UX designer is how you work through problems, so be sure to show that process in your portfolio.

Shaping the Beast

When it comes to formats for your portfolio, you’ve got a few options. You can create your own website, compile your projects on Behance, or create a PDF. There are pros and cons with any format, but whatever one you do choose, be sure that you always orient it to create the best user experience. Here are some suggestions:

Introduction
  • Lead with a visually engaging graphic or color with the goal of whetting the users appetite. This gets them primed for a visual experience and also introduces them to who you are as a designer.
  • Introduce yourself. Whether it's the landing page of your website or the leading page in a PDF, welcome the user and give a synopsis of who you are. This also primes the user as to what they are going to learn about you. Again, bring it back to the user: What are three things a hiring manager would want to know about you? How long have you been working in UX? What platforms or types of products have you designed for? What are your strengths as a designer? Do you derive great insight from research? Are you an IA genius? Are you able to code the front-end aspects of what you design?
Meat And Potatoes
  • Have at least three projects to showcase. If you are doing a PDF portfolio shoot for between three and five projects. If you have more than five projects that you want to share then you’ll want to go for a website format.
  • There was a process you took to get from the project brief to the final deliverable: it should be summarized in your portfolio. Have at least 4-9 steps of each process represented. Perhaps you lead with the original design you were asked to improve or give an overview of the question you were trying to answer while sharing a picture from whiteboard post-discovery session with the client or team.
  • Hiring managers want to see your process work. Show initial sketches from your design book. Show your first iteration of wireframes or process flows. Was detailed information architecture part of your process? Show that too.
  • It’s very complimentary to have a visual with a narrative box. Provide a picture of an annotated wireframe and explain what you were expecting the user to do.
  • As you guide the user through your process, talk about the challenges, hiccups, and speed bumps that popped up along the way. These random curve balls are often the elements that are harnessed to make a good project great.
  • Close with an image of the final deliverable (if possible). Be sure to note who did the visual design/coding if that wasn’t you.
Wrap it Up
  • Thank the user for taking the time to review your portfolio.
  • Reiterate your personal statement.

Conclusion

In today’s frenzied UX design market, you need a concise, narrative-focused portfolio to open the door to new design opportunities. Having a beautiful, well-presented compilation of your work not only sings to your skills and experiences as a designer, it shows a potential hiring manager that you take your craft seriously, and would therefore take your role on their team seriously.

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It was hard for me to believe when i saw a comment on the internet regarding how Dr. miracle,help people winning lottery by sending them the winning numbers. This winning numbers are 100% guarantee that you must win the lottery. I give it a try and i won £800,000,00. My comment looks funny but it the truth, and i promise you that it will not be funny when you win and share a testimony with others. This is a secret to win lottery so i advice you do that same. i have never believed in magical powers until i come across him, it will be of great sin if i should go out from here without dropping the contact of this great spell caster,in case you need the help of this great spell caster in winning lottery you can contact him through his Email: "(MIRACLESPELLHOME@YAHOO.COM, or call him +2348071398555 or contact him on his website:"http://miraclespellhome.wix.com/dr-miracles, once you contact him all your problems regarding luck to win a lottery will be over,once again i say very big thanks to you sir for helping me to win the lottery, and please sir keep your good work because people need your help in their lives,,,

 

Hi everyone, I'm so excited.My ex-boyfriend is back after a breakup,I’m extremely happy that will are living together again. My name is Mary Wilkie from England.My boyfriend of a 4yr just broke up with me and am 30 weeks pregnant.I have cried my self to sleep most of the nights and don’t seem to concentrate during lectures sometimes I stay awake almost all night thinking about him and start to cry all over again.Because of this I end up not having energy for my next day’s classes ,my attendance has dropped and am always in uni and on time.Generally he is a very nice guy ,he ended it because he said we were arguing a lot and not getting along.He is right we’ve been arguing during the pregnancy a lot .After the break up I kept ringing him and telling him I will change.I am in love with this guy and he is the best guy I have ever been with.I’m still hurt and in disbelief when he said he didn’t have any romantic feelings towards me anymore that hurt me faster than a lethal syringe.He texts me now and then mainly to check up on how am doing with the pregnancy,he is supportive with it but it’s not fair on me, him texting me as I just want to grieve the pain and not have any stress due to the pregnancy.i was really upset and i needed help, so i searched for help online and I came across a website that suggested that Dr Unity can help solve marital problems, restore broken relationships and so on. So, I felt I should give him a try. I contacted him and he told me what to do and i did it then he did a spell for me. 28 hours later, my bf came to me and apologized for the wrongs he did and promise never to do it again. Ever since then, everything has returned back to normal. I and my bf are living together happily again.. All thanks to Dr Unity. If you have any problem contact Dr.Unity now and i guarantee you that he will help you.Email him at: Unityspelltemple@gmail.com ,you can also call him or add him on whats-app: +2348071622464 ,His website: http://unityspelltemple.yolasite.com .

This has really worked and I am proud to testify of it. I saw a post on how a lady got her man back by Dr. Trust who helped her to get her Ex Husband back. My relationship was crashed down for 3 good years and some months. Although I never believed in spiritual work I reluctantly tried him because I was desperate but to my greatest surprise Dr. Trust helped me to bring back my man and now my relationship is now perfect just as he promised. Getting your ex back permanently spell does not only bring back someone you love back,but it will also re-ignite your lovers feelings for you to be as happy with that person as possible. My man now treats me like a queen and always say he love me all the time. If you are passing through difficulties in your relationship Email him for urgent help.  

 

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This article is dedicated to the Doctor Osemu Okpamen. I have been married with my wife for 5 years and recently she broke up with me and it hurt me deeply when she told me to leave her alone and that she does not love me anymore when i was always faithful and honest to her. I tried all the ways to get her back buying her what she wants like i always did and she still left me heart broken and she even has a new boyfriend which destroyed me even more until a friend of mine from high school directed me to this genuine spell Doctor called Osemu Okpamen. This man changed my life completely. I followed everything he told me to do and my wife came back begging for me back. I had faith in everything he told me. Also he was there every moment until i got my happiness back and he also provides spells that cures impotence, bareness, diseases such as HIV/AID E.T.C. You can contact him via email at { Doctorokpamenspelltemple@yahoo.com } or call me for more info +1 (914)-517-3229.

My name is Joy Lopes, I never thought I will smile again, My husband left me with two kids for one year, All effort to bring him back failed I thought I'm not going to see him again not until I met a lady called Jesse who told me about a spell caster called Dr.Miracle, She gave me his email address and mobile number and I contacted him and he assured me that within 48 hours my husband will come back to me, In less than 48 hours my husband came back started begging for forgiveness saying it is the devils work, so I'm still surprise till now about this miracle,i couldn't conceive but as soon as the spell was cast,i became pregnant and gave birth to my third child(Taylor) if you need any assistance from him you can contact him via:Email (MIRACLESPELLHOME@YAHOO.COM),, or you can also contact him through his website http://miraclespellhome.wix.com/dr-miracles,,or call him,,+2348071398555,,,,

Excited my life is back My husband and I have been together for almost 11 years in October. The way we met wasn’t the best way since we both had relationships. We ended our relationships to be together (or so I thought we BOTH did). As soon as I ended up pregnant with our first baby, I find out he was cheating with his EX! My world went upside down. It was very hard for me since I was pregnant and hurt. Over the years I just kept forgiving him over and over again of not only multiple affairs, but of his accusations of me being unfaithful and disrespecting me. We now have 3 kids and I just completely felt neglected and felt low of myself. I had my own affair… It has not been easy for BOTH of us to overcome. Somehow over the last few weeks we have been working together to move on. We are now moving out of state. I love my husband and I am positive he loves me. I am going to try and show him this approach. Somehow we were already doing it! We have a better communication than we’ve had in years! We are learning how to speak calmly out feelings and concerns. It hasn’t been peachy, but I can see that we both are starting to respect eachother. We care for each other’s feelings. We have US a main priority. We aren’t taking counseling, but somehow we see that little by little we seem more comfortable with eachother. Sometimes we may notice how good it is going and may step back, but helping eachother out by holding and saying it’s ok to be happy again. I love my family. and my husband and i need to keep my marriage save with him from other women so i have to seek for a love spell to keep our marriage stronger so i contacted Dr happy who help me to keep my marriage save and secure from other women am very happy today coz my husband love me more and more like ever before, we are living as one big family again bless Dr happy for what he did to me and my husband if you need help contact him too he is real and 100% guarantee ok so email him at : happylovespell2@gmail.com call +2348133873774 about his service and web site: http://happyspelltemple.webs.com/

Are you going through a break-up or divorce? Do you need your Ex back fast? do not cry anymore, contact Dr .Unity powerful Love spell that work fast now!! I was hurt and heart broken when my husband breakup with me, and i could not know what next to do again, I love my husband so much but he was cheating on me with another woman and this makes him break up with me so that he can be able to get marred to the other lady and this lady i think use witchcraft on my husband to make him hate me and my kids and this was so critical and uncalled-for,I cry all day and night for God to send me a helper to get back my man until i went to Texas to see a friend and who was having the same problem with me but she latter got her husband back and i asked her how she was able to get her husband back and she told me that their was a powerful spell caster called Dr.Unity that help with love spell in getting back lost lover back, and i decided to contact the same Dr.Unity and he told me what is needed to be done for me to have my man back and i did it although i doubted it but i did it and the Dr told me that i will get the result after 24hours, and he told me that my husband was going to call me and i still doubted his word, to my surprise my husband really called me and told me that he miss me so much, Oh My God! i was so excited, and today i am happy with my man again and we are joyfully living together as one big family and i thank the powerful spell caster Dr.Unity for bringing back my man and i decided to share my story on the internet that Dr.Unity is best spell caster online who i will always pray to live long to help his children in the time of trouble, If you have any problem contact Dr.Unity and i guarantee you that he will help you,Email him at: Unityspelltemple@gmail.com ,you can also call him or add him on whats-app: +2348071622464 ,visit his website:http://unityspelltemple.yolasite.com .

Mary Wilkie from  USA

 

Greetings to every one that is reading this testimony. I have been rejected by my husband after three(3) years of marriage just because another woman had a spell on him and he left me and the kid to suffer. one day when i was reading through the web, i saw a post on how this spell caster on this address airiohuodiontemple@gmail.com , have help a woman to get back her husband and i gave him a reply to his address and he told me that a woman had a spell on my husband and he told me that he will help me and after 2 days that i will have my husband back. i believed him and today i am glad to let you all know that this spell caster have the power to bring lovers back. because i am now happy with my husband. Thanks for Dr. Airiohuodion. His email: airiohuodiontemple@gmail.com

Getting ex boyfriend back after a breakup,I’m extremely happy that will are living together again. Am Maria 21yr from England, my boyfriend of a 4yr just broke up with me and am 30 weeks pregnant.I have cried my self to sleep most of the nights and don’t seem to concentrate during lectures sometimes I stay awake almost all night thinking about him and start to cry all over again.Because of this I end up not having energy for my next day’s classes ,my attendance has dropped and am always in uni and on time.Generally he is a very nice guy ,he ended it because he said we were arguing a lot and not getting along.He is right we’ve been arguing during the pregnancy a lot .After the break up I kept ringing him and telling him I will change.I am in love with this guy and he is the best guy I have ever been with.I’m still hurt and in disbelief when he said he didn’t have any romantic feelings towards me anymore that hurt me faster than a lethal syringe.He texts me now and then mainly to check up on how am doing with the pregnancy,he is supportive with it but it’s not fair on me, him texting me as I just want to grieve the pain and not have any stress due to the pregnancy.i was really upset and i needed help, so i searched for help online and I came across a website that suggested that Dr Unity can help solve marital problems, restore broken relationships and so on. So, I felt I should give him a try. I contacted him and he told me what to do and i did it then he did a spell for me. 28 hours later, my bf came to me and apologized for the wrongs he did and promise never to do it again. Ever since then, everything has returned back to normal. I and my bf are living together happily again.. All thanks to Dr Unity. If you have any problem contact Dr.Unity now and i guarantee you that he will help you.Email him at: Unityspelltemple@gmail.com ,you can also call him or add him on whats-app: +2348071622464.

Getting ex boyfriend back after a breakup,I’m extremely happy that will are living together again. Am Maria 21yr from England, my boyfriend of a 4yr just broke up with me and am 30 weeks pregnant.I have cried my self to sleep most of the nights and don’t seem to concentrate during lectures sometimes I stay awake almost all night thinking about him and start to cry all over again.Because of this I end up not having energy for my next day’s classes ,my attendance has dropped and am always in uni and on time.Generally he is a very nice guy ,he ended it because he said we were arguing a lot and not getting along.He is right we’ve been arguing during the pregnancy a lot .After the break up I kept ringing him and telling him I will change.I am in love with this guy and he is the best guy I have ever been with.I’m still hurt and in disbelief when he said he didn’t have any romantic feelings towards me anymore that hurt me faster than a lethal syringe.He texts me now and then mainly to check up on how am doing with the pregnancy,he is supportive with it but it’s not fair on me, him texting me as I just want to grieve the pain and not have any stress due to the pregnancy.i was really upset and i needed help, so i searched for help online and I came across a website that suggested that Dr Unity can help solve marital problems, restore broken relationships and so on. So, I felt I should give him a try. I contacted him and he told me what to do and i did it then he did a spell for me. 28 hours later, my bf came to me and apologized for the wrongs he did and promise never to do it again. Ever since then, everything has returned back to normal. I and my bf are living together happily again.. All thanks to Dr Unity. If you have any problem contact Dr.Unity now and i guarantee you that he will help you.Email him at: Unityspelltemple@gmail.com ,you can also call him or add him on whats-app: +2348071622464.

Hello everyone my name is Jessica Hiltom, This is the most wonderful thing i have ever experience and i need to share this great testimony... I just want to say thanks to Dr.OGUKU for taking time to help me cast the spell that brings back my ex lover{now husband},who suddenly lost interest in me after six month of engagement,but today we are married with one kid and we are more happier than never before,i was truly flabbergasted and shocked when my ex lover Ryan down begging for forgiveness and for me to accept him back.. I am really short of words and joyful, and i don't know how much to convey my appreciation to you Dr.OGUKU you are a God sent to restore broken relationship.he deeply enjoy helping people achieve their desires, find true love,getting their ex lovers back,stop abusive relationships,find success,attract happiness,find soul mates and more,contact him today. and let him show you the wonders and amazement of his Love Spell System. He deliver results at his best in real spell casting,email drogukusolutionhome@gmail.com or call him on +2348119020294.//

Strong Love spell to return your ex back fast.I’m extremely happy that my broken Marriage has been restored…"We recently made up, even though it was difficult. It's been more than a month now, and everything feels like it’s returned to normal. He has begun to treat me better, and it’s been a healing process for both of us. The nightmare that had lasted for almost 2 years before we broke up is finally over. It’s like we fell in love all over again! We’ve both put the past behind us, and are trying to move forward – and for the first time in a long time, the future looks a lot brighter.I can’t express in words how grateful I am Dr Unity! It’s like we’ve finally rediscovered those things about each other that made us fall in love in the first place. All of the worrying and stress has simply vanished. Thank you Dr Unity for saving my broken Marriage and brought my husband back to me!".Me and my husband are living together happily again.. All thanks to Dr Unity. If you have any problem contact Dr.Unity now and i guarantee you that he will help you.Email him at: Unityspelltemple@gmail.com ,you can also call him or add him on whats-app: +2348071622464.Sarah, 26 years, Memphis, USA.

My name is tucker stacey.This is a very joyful day of my life because of the help Dr.Trust has rendered to me by helping me get my ex husband back with his magic and love spell. i was married for 6 years and it was so terrible because my husband was really cheating on me and was seeking for a divorce but when i came across Dr.Trust email on the internet on how he help so many people to get thier ex back and help fixing relationship.and make people to be happy in their relationship. i explained my situation to him and then seek his help but to my greatest surprise he told me that he will help me with my case and here i am now celebrating because my Husband has change totally for good. He always want to be by me and can not do anything without my present. i am really enjoying my marriage, what a great celebration. i will keep on testifying on the internet because Dr.Trust is truly a real spell caster. DO YOU NEED HELP THEN CONTACT DOCTOR TRUST NOW VIA EMAIL: Ultimatespellcast@gmail.com or call +2348156885231 or ultimatespellcast@yahoo.com. He is the only answer to your problem and make you feel happy in your relationship. his Via web sit: http://ultimatespellcast8.wix.com/ultimatespellcast  

My Heart is fill with joy after Dr Ogala cast the Lottery spell for me, I felt enveloped by the control of the spell. This spell change my life into riches,i now have my own car and a house. I am now out of debts and experiencing the most amazing good luck with lottery after i won a huge amount of money. I have more luck now than I ever had in my life. i won one million dollars (1,000,000.00 Your Lottery spell made wonders, I can’t believe it. Thank you so much sir for dedicating your time to cast the Lottery spell for me.”I am eternally grateful for the lottery spell Dr Ogala did for me. You can email him for you own lottery number.  

 

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How i got my Husband  back Thanks to Lord Alika for bringing back my Husband ,and brought great joy to my family??? My name is Kathryn Louise, My Ex-Husband dumped me two weeks ago after I accused him of seeing someone else and insulting him. I want him back in my life but he refuse to have any contact with me. I was so confuse and don't know what to do, so I reach to the internet for help and I saw a testimony of how a spell caster help people to get their ex back so I contact the spell caster and explain my problem to him and he cast a spell for me and assure me of 48hours that my ex will return to me and to my greatest surprise the third day my ex came knocking on my door and beg for forgiveness. I am so happy that my love is back again and not only that, we are about to get married. Once again thank you Lord Alika , You are truly talented and gifted.  web:http://lordalikaspelltemp8.wix.com/http is the only answer. He can be of great help and I will not stop publishing him because he is a wonderful man.Email: lordalikaspelltemple@yahoo.co.uk or +19206246318.  web:http://lordalikaspelltemp8.wix.com/http

I am very happy today for what God used dr. trust the great spell caster to do in my life. My name is Jong Wood i had a fight with my wife in the past which led to our divorce. I tried all i could to make her come back to me but she refuse and said it was over between us, one day i came across a testimony on the internet on how Dr. Trust used his spell to reunite two lovers and so i decided to contact him. and he assured me that my wife will come back to me within 48 hounrs after he has finish the preparation of the white magic spell.I am very glade today to tell the world that Dr.Trust is truly a man of his word because my wife came back to me and fell on her knees begging me to forgive her and accept her back. Do you have a problems with your loved once then contact Doctor Trust today via email: Ultimatespellcast@gmail.com or Ultimatespellcast@yahoo.com call him +2348156885231 his Via web sit: http://ultimatespellcast8.wix.com/ultimatespellcast or you can chat or add me on Facebook via Jong wood.

 

Indeed! Thanks for the great articles! I find it very accurate as a UX researcher myself.

One of the critical skills of UX designer/researcher is to communicate. Even if one has extremely talented analysis or design skills, which are also required for UX researcher/designer, it is useless if he/she cannot present the findings/designs. 

In a short time, the hiring manager would skim through one's portfolio, representing one's whole career. So having a killer portfolio is essential. And I can't agree with you more on a killer portfolio is not about putting in beautiful design pictures. UX designers/researchers need to let their users (in this case, the hiring manager), grasp their stories and talents clearly and fast.

I like the word combination of "situation-action-impact" for portfolios. In each word UX professional can explain why they started the project (situation), how they did the project (action), and what is the project's impact (impact). 

And you have given us more details on how to put meat and potatoes in. Thank you again for the great article :)

Any ideas for documenting projects as you go? I think I'm going to just slug things into wordpress on a day-to-day basis, then they will be compiled for when I want to put them in a presentation...plus I can make diary entries about things like "had meeting about XYZ" .... but would be nice if one of the UX tools out there had that diary option or was built for recording the process (And could spit out a document!)

Hey AJ,

I think this is one of those cases where the search for the perfect tool gets in the way of just doing it in whatever way is easiest and readily available. For example, if you use Evernote for other stuff, use Evernote, or if you're savvy with a specific CMS like WordPress, use that. But really, just putting things into a directory structure on your computer would be more than sufficient. You can supplement assets with commentary by adding text files to any given directory, or keeping all the text in your diary and referring to files by their path. Some people use Behance or Coroflot, but those treat assets as discrete items and finished products, not as examples of how you used the UX toolkit to solve problems in a broader context. It's not that hard to pull together a portfolio using anything from Illustrator to PowerPoint to WordPress. The hard part is ensuring you have the assets and some memory of their meaning.

I wish more hiring managers think or 'rethink' the experience they provide to their applicants. Starts with emailing applicants to let them know what's going on - or - just to thank your for the CV and portfolio (moment of truth 1). Then it can continue with actually looking at the portfolio and reading (yeah, reading the words people put down into their portfolio), so later in the interview you can actually have a deeper conversation and don't need to go over the paperwork again (also shows some appreciation and dedication = moment of truth 2). Last one; think of the interview itself. I mean, really think about it how you as a designer would reimagine the 1-on-1 itself. How would a Paul Rand or Steve Jobs or David Carson interview a Jonny Eve? Why do you - UX hiring manager - interview your candidates like if they were about to start working in a fucking bank or law office? ... Moment of truth 3. One more: Feedback. Yeah - why not provide people feedback and let them exactly know what you think they need to work on. I am telling you why: Because it would make it obvious that you have no glue at all. Thanks for the time.

A lot of this makes sense for Interaction designers who work in the field. Not sure why a UX professional would talk about their visual design or coding in a portfolio. But the big thing (and this is a continual challenge for UX professionals) is the lack of reference to testing your portfolio. Otherwise the portfolio is just another interaction design piece that guesses if the user (talent agent/employer) "likes" what is in front of them. It appears we still have some educating to do about exactly UX professionals do.

"Not sure why a UX professional would talk about their visual design or coding in a portfolio."

If it doesn't have one of those components then it's not UX, it's IA :)

No, it's interaction design (probably wireframes or a protoype) without the actual functionality (code) and the colours, imagery, typography, etc (visual design)

Hi, I agree with you. I have a marketing background, but I spend a lot of my time researching and writing reports about UX and CRO. I'd like to specialise in UX and this article worried me a bit. I have some HTML and design skills, but these are not my core abilities. Would that be a problem if I wanted to specialise further in UX?

Sounds like a terminology fumble more than anything else. UxD does invariable involve visual design, else it wouldn't be design. However if what you're interested in is the core strategy, hierarchy, flow, layout etc, then that's IA, which is a part of UX.

You'll get a slightly different answer from everyone you ask, but the above represents (IMO) the generally accepted approach to the terminology.

The advice I always give, especially to young ux designers just starting out or coming out of a design program with a slimmer portfolio, is to blog. I think it's really important to not just show artifacts of your work, but also your personality and thought process in general by blogging about projects, trends in the industry, or other interesting tidbits you pick up along the way. If anything else, you can always reference your blog to refresh yourself on some useful content you saw a year or so ago. It also helps you remember and process certain concepts or techniques.

This is fantastic advice, I'd love to know why 65 people 'downvoted' you, I'm perplexed to be honest.

Thanks for this. I'm teaching a class on this topic on Skillshare (for those who are interested), and will add this article to the reading list.

http://skl.sh/1alp3S4

-eva

A really good article!
This highlights all the key factors to make a great portfolio.
Don't forget to ensure you portfolio whether it is PDF or a website, is strikingly beautiful and unique.
It needs to reflect your sense of style... your USP!!!! Bold imagery with a small amount of annotation works great because the users eye is always drawn to imagery first.

Thanks again for a great read.

Excellent advice, and a great read — thanks for sharing your tips!

"Do you have photos of white boards with rainbows of post-its across them? Sketches of initial wires? Personas you’ve created? Annotated wireframes?"

YES! And they are ALL under an NDA! Any practical tips for "showing" work you can't show?

NDAs are common, and hiring managers anticipate that. One way around it is to grey out content in wireframes, or to take a picture of the white board at a strong angle so the writing on the notes is not readable. You could also re-sketch some of the wires with very basic content to give the viewer an idea of what it looked like. We've seen personas with just the photo, name, age and the rest fuzzed out. The important thing to convey is what sort of deliverables you can produce and how you work through the design process. Hope this helps!

Oh yes, let me just search for an image of a white board for my portfolio...

I have done a bunch of research and work in this area — check out betteruxportfolios.com where i go forensic on some of the issues. People generally appreciate most of what I am saying.