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Career Resources

Handshake is Washington State University’s free online employment resource for students and alumni. Create an account by following the link below to search for employment opportunities and to schedule a job/internship search appointment with a Carson College of Business Career Consultant.

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Check out these helpful links on career/major exploration and job/internship resources. Click Here

Check out the CCB Interview Resources page. Click Here

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Check out the CCB Resume and Cover Letter Resource Page: Click Here

Check out these helpful steps for successful Job Search: Click Here

Virtual Event Resources for Students

Airmeet Career Fair Tips

  • Professional business attire is highly encouraged for all virtual fair events.
  • Arrive on time at the Airmeet event.
  • Sign in using your WSU email.
  • Remember that you should be on camera at all times while engaged with an employer.
  • Update your Handshake profile and LinkedIn profiles in preparation for virtual fair events..
  • Upload your most recently reviewed resume to your Handshake profile. Be prepared to share your digital resume with your recruiter.
  • Set your “Settings and Privacy” in Handshake to “Community” to enable employers to review your profile and resume before your session.
  • Check out the registered companies before the event.
  • To learn more about the Airmeet platform: check out this video here:

Handshake Career Fair Tips

    • All the tipes in the section above also apply.
    • Frequently check out employer appointment availability.. Employers will be making regular updates to available 1:1 and group sessions. Sign up ahead of time to secure your schedule.
    • Students should download and use the Handshake app to attend the virtual fair if utilizing a mobile device.
    • If you need additional support with your Alumni Handshake registration please reach out to Alena Hume at ACSS, alena.hume@wsu.edu.
    • Want to share your resume info with an employer on Handshake? Consider sharing a link to your updated LinkedIn profile.
    • Make sure to utilize either Chrome or Firefox when navigating the Virtual Handshake Platform. Also, please make sure your browser is up to date.

Helpful Handshake Guides:

Help Guide: Getting Started with Handshake
Help Guide: Job Roles
Help Video: Search for, Save and Apply to Jobs in Handshake
Help Guide: Profile completion – deck tutorial
Help Video: Driving Profile Completion in Handshake
Help Article: Four tips from recruiters on how to stand out on Handshake
Help Article: What is Business Attire?
Help Video: How to Edit a Document
Help Video: How to Upload a Document
Help Video: Student Q&A
Help Guide: Virtual Fairs: Student Experience
Help Article: Four tips from recruiters on how to stand out on Handshake
Help Article: Video Requirements and Troubleshooting for Students
Help Article: Handshake’s Guide to Attending a Virtual Fair for Students
Help Article: Gender Neutral Interview Attire and Business Clothing
Help Article: How Alumni Can request to Access Handshake

Virtual Event Resources for Employers

Helpful Employer Event Tips (Airmeet)

      • Representatives will not need to create or manage representative schedules ahead of the event. Just log in and participate.
      • Please make sure to add the emails of attending representatives to your Handshake registration.
      • Only persons listed in the registration will receive an invite to the Airmeet Platform. Details will be emailed closer to the event date.
      • Representatives will need to sign in to Airmeet using their LinkedIn profiles, which is quick and easy. This way, their professional image and current title will be automatically generated as they log in.
      • Each representative will get a 1:1 virtual “table.” Candidates will be able to see your availability in REAL time!
      • Airmeet allows for real-time video, audio, and chat communication with students.
      • There will be no time limit during virtual networking. Keep that conversation going or transition when your representative is ready.
      • A group session feature will not be available on the Airmeet Platform. All representatives and candidate interactions will be one to one.
      • You will be able to communicate with the event coordinator (Aimee Tejeda Lunn) in real-time via chat on the platform throughout the event.
      • Technical support will be available to every representative Via Airmeet in real-time. Click on the “?” icon on the lower right-hand side of your screen to access.
      • To learn more about the Airmeet platform, Click on this video
      • Make sure to use up to date Chrome or Firefox web browsers when navigating the Airmeet Platform.
      • CNN Employer Inquiries? Contact Aimee Tejeda Lunn (Industry Connections Coordinator)aimee.lunn@wsu.edu
      • CNN Payment/Invoice Inquiries? Contact Sheena Kerr (Administrative Assistant 3)cb.hireacoug@wsu.edu
      • BURTENSHAW Employer Inquiries?. Contact Amy Alonzo (HBM Student Services Coordinator)ayergen@wsu.edu
      • MEET THE FIRMS (Pullman) Employer Inquiries? Contact Marla Meyer (Moss Adams Accounting Career Advisor)m.meyer@wsu.edu
      • MEET THE FIRMS and PROFESSIONAL SALES FAIR (Vancouver) Employer Inquiries?Contact Keri Knight (Student Engagement Specialist)keri.knight@wsu.edu

Helpful Handshake Guides:

Help Video: Webinar on Feature with employer-centered Q and A
Help Article: Overview of Employer Scheduling
Help Article: Video Requirements for Employers at Virtual Fairs
Help Article: Schedule Management
Help Article: Creating a Schedule for Virtual Fairs
Help Guide: Employer Roles & Admin Tools
Help Guide: Getting Started With Handshake: Employers
Help Guide: Virtual Fairs in Handshake: A Guide for Employers
Help Guide: Virtual Recruiting Features Details
Help Guide: Employer Help Center
Help Guide: Get Started on Handshake
Help Video: Handshake Set-Up Instructions for Employers