What is Handshake?

What is Handshake?

The University of Georgia Career Center partnered with Handshake to develop an online career network platform for current students and alumni. You might have been familiar with DAWGlink. This is a new and updated service that launched this summer. Handshake offers many new features including:

  • Receive personalized job recommendations based on your industry and interests
  • Ability to follow companies of interest and stay up-to-date with alumni career events
  • Schedule appointments with your alumni career counselor

 

As a current student, you are strongly encouraged to register with Handshake.

  1. Visit the UGA Career Development page for First Time Users.
  2. When prompted for your email, ALWAYS USE you MyID@uga.edu address.
  3. Follow onscreen instructions to complete your account setup.

 

As an alum of UGA, you may register with Handshake.

  1. Go to UGA Handshake.
  2. Click on the “Student/Alumni” tab.
  3. Click on “Register a New Account.”
  4. Once you have created your account, you will log on Handshake’s portal. Select “Log in using Email and Password.”

 

Personalize your handshake profile.

Personalize your handshake profile.

Browse job openings.

Browse job openings.

Schedule an appointment.

Schedule an appointment.

Plan ahead for upcoming events.

Plan ahead for upcoming events.

 

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Posted on

August 17, 2016

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