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Career Services Webinars

Live training sessions are offered each month. These training sessions cover different information on the topic in each session and leave plenty of time for specific questions.

Distributed Campus Webinars

Last Wednesday of each month 

Time: 9AM PT

This webinar will share a general overview of Handshake, as well as tips on how to create multiple career centers, manage job postings, events, career fairs etc., all under one instance.


First Destination Survey 2019

March 28

Time: 11AM PT

This webinar will share a general overview of the First Destination Survey feature along with best practices. We will also cover updates for 2019. 


Transitioning Students to Alumni

April 3

Time: 10 AM PT

This webinar will highlight how to transition student accounts efficiently and keep alumni connected to opportunities in Handshake. 


NEW - Handshake Peer Messaging Office Hours

Weekly - Wednesdays from 11 - 11:45 AM PT

Join us for an overview of Handshake’s new Peer Messaging feature, which will be launching in beta this spring! 

We’ll discuss our process for developing this feature, what it’ll look like in Handshake, how you can get involved in the beta phase, and leave time for an open Q&A. 


Implementation Webinars for Career Services

Live/recorded training sessions will be offered throughout the summer.  These training sessions cover topics particularly relevant for schools implementing Handshake.

Welcome to Handshake!

Watch this webinar to learn more about the basics, the network, our philosophy, and our resources.


Prepare for your Student Launch

Importing students, Single Sign On information, major mapping and marketing best practices. We'll also hold plenty of time for Q+A.


Prepare for your Employer Launch

Best practices, tips, and common questions around your Handshake employer launch. We'll cover importing employers, approvals, roles, and our on-boarding toolkit.


Using the Importer

Introduction to using Handshake's data transfer tool, the importer. Learn how to upload a file, read the errors and submit/request a file run.


Recorded Webinars

View recorded sessions from previous webinars

Back to School Readiness Webinar

Check out this recorded webinar for an overview of everything you need to know heading into Fall 2018!  We cover new product launches, student engagement initiatives, and a brand new marketing toolkit!


First Destination Survey Setup, Management and Best Practices


Student & Alumni Setup and Best Practices

Best practices on how to add students and invite alumni to your Handshake instance. Includes frequently asked questions around updating alumni and tips and tricks for Handshake schools!


 2019 University Product Roadmap 


Surveys Setup, Management and Best Practices


User/School Settings Setup, Management and Best Practices


Transitioning Students to Alumni

Take a look at how to transition accounts efficiently and keep alumni connected to opportunities.


Democratizing Information: Reviews and Q&A on Handshake

Check out this overview of Handshake’s Reviews and Q&A features, which will be released ahead of the Fall semester!


Analytics Series Part 3: May 2018

This is part three of the series and we covered frequently used reports, and more complex reporting questions.


Analytics Series 2: April 2018

This is part two of a three part series where we went over pivoting, calculations, utilizing custom filters and more.


Analytics Series Part 1:  March 2018

This is part one of a three part series where we went over pre-built dashboards, quick downloads and an introduction to explore insights.


School Settings

Dive into appointment preferences, types and categories as well interview schedule preferences as you are setting up your school in Handshake.


Supporting Your Employers

We take you through a second webinar of how to support your employers. We give you the resources on how to answer common questions that you may receive so you are equipped to help them out!


Experiences: Tips & Best Practices 

Join us for a complete walk through of the workflow for experiences, from the student request process to all the way through evaluations and reporting. 


Fraudulent Employer Process

Join the Handshake Support Team to learn about the fraudulent employer process; how to flag fraudulent employers and more.


Career Fairs: Tips and Best Practices

In this session we go over a brief overview of Career Fairs and then dive into the tips and best practices when managing this feature.


Events and Fairs Setup, Management and Best Practices


Employer/Jobs/Applications Setup, Management, and Best Practices


On Campus Employment Setup, Management and Best Practices


Labels, Importer, and Data Management, Best Practices


Experiences Setup, Management, and Best Practices


Interviews Setup, Management and Best Practices


Appointments Setup, Management and Best Practices


End of Year Reporting


Product Updates

FDS Updates: March 2018

In this webinar we walk through the Spring 2018 updates we have made to the First Destination Survey tool.


First Destination Survey: February 2018

In this webinar we cover the Student FDS Survey Experience and touch on reporting on the Career Services side.



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