Employer Implementation Guide 

Welcome to the Handshake Employer Implementation Guide!

This page is designed to guide Administrators like yourself through the onboarding and operation phases of Handshake Premium. Additionally, you will be designated a Handshake resource to support you throughout the duration of this partnership.

Handshake is the official network to reach college talent across the nation. Discover and hire the right candidates for your team today.

The Pricing Plan

Reinforce the reason why people use your product. Lead into the value of each plan before they proceed with their choice.

PROFESSIONAL

8

$

/month

Billed Annually

5 active project
10GB space
collaborators

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No Credit Card Required

FREE

0

$

Cost Free Forever

1 active project
100mb space
collaborators

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No Credit Card Required

TEAM

22

$

/month

Billed Annually

25 active project
25GB space
collaborators

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No Credit Card Required

PLUS

89

$

/month

Billed Annually

25 active project
25GB space
collaborators

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No Credit Card Required

All plans include the following features as a standard of our product.

ABOUT US

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LOCATION

225 Bush St. 12th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104

employers@joinhandshake.com

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One of the best investments you can make to set you up for success is to have a clear plan. Just as you wouldn’t build a house without a blueprint, you don’t want to start using Handshake without a plan.

As you plan and prepare to get Handshake up and running, complete the following steps:


Brainstorm Your Goals (Example Goal Sheet)


Designate a Handshake Point of Contact


Schedule a Kick Off Call with your account team 


Make sure you are connected to all schools - How to get approved by schools 


Go over Pre-Training Materials







Ensure that your team attends all training sessions


Schedule 30 minutes with your account team for a training follow up Q&A


Configure your account:


Set up your ATS tracking or ATS Integration - share the source code with your accounts team 


Create your school lists in Handshake - How to Use School Lists


Identify your benchmarking peers (we recommend choosing around 3-5) 

Enabling insightful examination of the competitive landscape





Dedicated Handshake Account Team 

  • Customer Success Manager: Dedicated Product Expert 
  • Account Manager:  Manages Business Relationship 
  • Premium Support: How-to, troubleshooting questions and or issues 

Regular Check-In Calls 


Seasonal Business Reviews with Executive Stakeholders


Automatic monthly analytics digests 




Send your first job/event campaign -  How to Create a Campaign


Complete your first check in call and analytics review 


Schedule Seasonal Business Reviews with your account team (at least 2/yr)


Collect any product feedback from your team and send to your Handshake Account Team 



Additional Resources 

Fall 2020 Feature Release Coming Soon:


Going Digital with Handshake  

Your go-to resource center for everything you need to take your early talent recruiting strategy fully online.




Implementation

 Configuration

Full Rollout

Ongoing Advisory