Inclusion at Handshake

By Madeline Kolbe Saltzman, VP of People & Talent & Ben Christensen, Founder

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How We Made Handshake More Accessible

Here at Handshake, one of our core company values is that we are Empowered by Diversity. Part of being empowered by ...

Eng & Data

 

Respect the Hustle

Black History Month is an important and special time for me. It’s a space to pause and reflect on stories, achievements ...

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Evaluating Learning to Rank Algorithms to Improve Relevance in Job Search

Handshake’s mission is to democratize opportunity by making sure that every student, regardless of where they go to ...

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We're Hiring: Help Us Make an Impact

Our team is passionate about working to empower students from all backgrounds to find and build meaningful careers. We ...

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Adopting GraphQL and Transitioning to Domain-Driven Services

 Handshake serves three different types of users (domains): students, employers, and career service center staff at ...

Eng & Data

 

Engineering Spotlight: Brian Reath

My Early Years & Getting Started in Software I grew up in Norway, MI, which is in the oft-overlooked Upper Peninsula of ...

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Handshake Engineering Spotlight: Stephanie Liu

My Early Years & Getting Started in Software I grew up in the dry heat of Tucson, Arizona, and didn’t leave the desert ...

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Handshake Engineering Spotlight: Daniel Burke

The interview below is courtesy of /dev/color, a non-profit organization whose mission is to empower Black software ...

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Team Handshake: New Partners + More Impact

Five years ago, we started Handshake with the mission to help every student find a great job and build the foundations ...

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Building Relevance at Handshake

This is the first in a series of posts about how Handshake uses data science and machine learning to help over a ...

Eng & Data

 

Creating an Inclusive Culture: Women at Handshake

 This is a truly exceptional moment in time to celebrate Women’s History Month. In the wake of the current #MeToo ...

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Pair Programming at Handshake

What is Pair Programming? For those who may not be in the know, pair programming (AKA “pairing”) is simply two ...

Eng & Data

 

From Zero to A/B Testing

 Six months after I joined Handshake we launched our first iteration of our very own A/B testing framework. We had a ...

Eng & Data

 

Get Your Designs Roasted In The Open 🔥

Design Feedback: How getting “Lit Up” leads to enlightenment.

Design

 

Building a Team is Building a Community

Last year, I was asked to lead Handshake’s University Support team. Transitioning into a support leadership role from a ...

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