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Carson College of Business Career Resources

Career Resources

Meet with a Career Consultant to discuss:

Career & Major Exploration | Job & Internship Search | Resume & Cover Letter Review | Interview Prep | Networking Strategies | Carson Career Amplifier Program | Grad School, and more!

Business Undergraduates: How to schedule an appointment with a Career Consultant:

  1. Visit wsu.joinhandshake.com/appointments/new > Login using WSU Network ID
  2. Select Carson College of Business – WSU Pullman
  3. Select appointment type: Online or In Person
  4. Select preferred day/time
  5. Add some notes about the help you are requesting (e.g., “searching for a summer internship in Seattle” or “resume review” or “High Impact Learning Experience brainstorming” etc.)

MBA and EMBA Students: How to schedule an appointment with a Career Consultant:

  1. Visit https://wsu.instructure.com/courses/1445109/pages/career-enhancement-center -> Login using WSU Network ID
  2. Select Make an Appointment: See my calendar

Career Resources

Career/Major Exploration and Job/Internship Resources Click Here
CCB Interview Resources page Click Here
Additional Interview Resource page Click Here
CCB Resume and Cover Letter Resource Page Click Here
Job and Internship Search Resources Click Here

CARSON CENTER WEBINAR RESOURCES

Virtual Event Resources for Students

Airmeet Career Fair Tips

Prepare for the Fair

  • Check out the registered companies before the event on Handshake
  • Update your Handshake and LinkedIn profiles
  • Be prepared to share a link to your digital resume with the recruiter

Tech Considerations

  • Log on using a laptop or desktop
  • Register on Airmeet using your WSU email
  • The preferred browser for Airmeet is Google Chrome. Make sure your browser is updated.
  • Review the “Preparing for Airmeet” PDF
  • Learn more about the Airmeet platform on this YouTube video

During the Fair

  • Arrive on time to the virtual event
  • Professional business attire is highly encouraged for virtual fair events
  • Turn on your camera while actively engaged with an employer. You will not be able to change your virtual background – plan accordingly.
  • No need to schedule a 1:1 appointment ahead of time. Monitor company tables for an “open” chair to meet with employer reps.

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.

Click here to get started

Handshake Career Fair Tips

  • All the tips 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 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)

Registering Your Representative(s)

  • 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 not need to create or manage schedules ahead of the event. Just log in and participate.

Tech Considerations

  • Log on using a laptop or desktop
  • Representatives may sign in to Airmeet using their LinkedIn profile or work email. Their professional image and current title will be automatically generated if they log in using LinkedIn.
  • The preferred browser for Airmeet is Google Chrome. Make sure your browser is updated.
  • Review the “Preparing for Airmeet– All Attendees” PDF
  • Learn more about the Airmeet platform on this YouTube video

During the Fair

  • Airmeet allows for real-time video, audio, and chat communication with students.
  • The platform does not support attachment sharing. Instead, students can share links to PDFs or LinkedIn profiles. You can also exchange email addresses in real-time and share documents that way.
  • There will be no time limit on sessions with students.
  • A group session feature will not be available. All representatives and candidate interactions will be one-to-one.
  • You will be able to communicate with the Event Host in real-time via chat on the platform throughout the event.
  • Tech support will be available during the fair. Scroll to the bottom of the page where our team will assist.
  • Airmeet tech support will be available in real-time as well. Click on the “?” icon in the lower right-hand corner of your screen to access.

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