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Narrative Wrangler-Videogames, TV, Theatre and beyond. Prince of Persia•Division 2•Watch Dogs:Legion•Harry Potter•NfS•Currently @Guerrilla Games. Views my own
Apr 24, 2018 60 tweets 15 min read
Writing Myths #3 Writing Portfolios are the magic way into the industry!!
Get a portfolio said the writing panel/advice/speaker in what is the latest throwaway simple advice that instantly builds a career…. So, let’s talk about them.
1/24 1)Portfolios are NOT magic. Simply having one doesn't get you a job. Tey are a tool to be used in chasing work and an increasing number of employers ask for them. Having one can be very useful, but just putting some bits of writing in the same place does not = instant career.