41. Why Portfolios are Important for Engineers

  1. John A. Hoschette

Published Online: 30 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470530177.ch41

The Engineer's Career Guide

The Engineer's Career Guide

How to Cite

Hoschette, J. A. (2010) Why Portfolios are Important for Engineers, in The Engineer's Career Guide, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470530177.ch41

Author Information

  1. Lockheed Martin, Eagan, Minnesota, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 24 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470503508

Online ISBN: 9780470530177



  • portfolio importance for engineers;
  • constituent of engineering portfolio - resume, team photos, papers and patents;
  • strategies for interviewing with portfolio - assistance in getting hired


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • What Constitutes an Excellent Engineering Portfolio?

  • Strategies for Interviewing with a Portfolio To Assist in Getting You Hired

  • Summary

  • Assignments and Discussion Topics