Handshake Logo
Handshake Logo

Handshake in the News

14 Articles

This Job Platform Is For Undergrads Who Get Nowhere On LinkedIn

Oct 20, 2017 by Lydia Dishman

“Ever heard of Michigan Tech? The engineering school, located in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, is a...

Read more

Help for college graduates with jobs, finances, housing and more

Sep 28, 2017 by George Avalos

“Those first months after leaving college can bewilder many graduates, but some apps may help...

Read more

To Land a Job, Students Need Handshake and a Smile

Jan 6, 2017 by Alex Moazed

“College students looking to start their careers have a powerful new tool thanks to recruitment...

Read more

Handshake, Now in 170 Colleges, Raises $20M for Student Job Search

Nov 17, 2016 by Tomio Geron

“College recruiting has been an inefficient process, with many schools using different career center technologies...

Read more

Handshake nabs another $20M to make the job hunt more fair

Nov 17, 2016 by John Mannes

“Speaking from experience, finding jobs outside the region you went to college in is incredibly...

Read more

This Job Search Software Company for Colleges Just Raised More Cash

Nov 17, 2016 by Leena Rao

“Handshake, a software company focused on helping college students find jobs, just raised $20 million...

Read more

Student Career Network Handshake Raises $20 Million in Series B Funding

Nov 17, 2016 by EdSurge

“SHAKE ON IT: A liaison for students and their job prospects, Handshake today announced that...

Read more

Start Your Career Planning with Handshake

Sep 28, 2016 by Joel Brown

“Students are comfortable with the Handshake platform, which ‘looks a lot like Facebook-meets-Pinterest,’ says Meredyth...

Read more

Virtual University Career Center on Heroku Helps Students Nationwide Find Jobs

Jul 21, 2016 by Heroku

“Handshake connects university students, company recruiters, and school career services”

Read more

Talking Kleiner 3.0 with Eric Feng, its new consumer investing partner

Jun 17, 2016 by TechCrunch

“I’ve [led one investment] in Handshake, which is building a new career services recruiting platform...

Read more

College career network Handshake raises $10.5 million for university expansion

Feb 3, 2016 by VentureBeat

“Handshake looks like a version of Facebook made for job searching, with a single feed...

Read more

This Startup Will Help You Find Your Next Intern

Feb 3, 2016 by Fortune

“Handshake connects students with a national network to show opportunities beyond the city limits of...

Read more

Student Professional Network Handshake Shakes on $10.5 Million

Feb 3, 2016 by EdSurge

“Handshake streamlines the job recruitment process for students and employers”

Read more

Big Investors on Campus - Why VCs are scouting student startups

Sep 15, 2015 by Reuters

“The career services startup helps businesses find and hire talented university students”

Read more