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Build your personal brand this summer and stand out online

Join our free virtual workshop series to become a certified brand-building expert

This summer, join Handshake for a free virtual workshop series all about building your personal brand. We’ll answer your burning questions about personal branding, like:

  • What even is a personal brand?
  • Why is personal branding so important in today’s job market?
  • How can I create content that aligns with my brand?
  • Who is my audience?

…and so much more! Featuring expert perspectives and firsthand insights from young professional creators who’ve found their niche online, these sessions will give you the tools you need to get started building an online content presence that’s authentically you—and helps you stand out during the job search.

Register for workshop sessions today

Click through below to save your spot at each event:

  1. Planning your content — July 11 @ 11:30AM PT, featuring early career content creator Avalon (AKA Internship Girl)
  2. Finding your place in your field — July 18 @ 11:30AM PT, featuring digital culture reporter Jules Terpak
  3. From zero to thousands: growing your personal brand online — July 25 @ 9AM PT, featuring Hanna Goefft, known on TikTok as “Hanna Gets Hired"

And take past sessions' content challenges to become eligible for your own Handshake brand-building certificate:

Get certified as a brand-building expert

Each session will focus on one element of personal branding to help you get started in your career content journey. At the end of each session, we’ll share a content challenge: event viewers who participate in all five event challenges will receive a bespoke Handshake “Build your brand” workshop certificate of completion! This seal of approval for completing our brand-building series is a great addition to your resume, Handshake profile, social media pages, and more — it’s the perfect way to celebrate that you’ve invested in your personal and professional branding skills.

Fun bonus: event attendees will have chances to win tons of fun prizes like custom swag packages, Visa gift cards, and social media spotlights—during *and* after each session.

We hope to see you there!

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