Handshake is an online job/internship platform and career management system that hosts job and internship postings, career information, events and much more. Through the platform, thousands of approved employers post opportunities for you to explore and apply for across industries.
As a student, you can attend virtual events, gain access to professional development seminars, hear from industry professionals, and network with peers from all over the world. To explore more, visit Handshake today to make an account!
The Roger Connection
The Roger Connection is an online community established to connect RWU alumni with current students. The platform houses hundreds of alumni from all over the world willing to connect with you on a variety of topics, including resume development, major exploration, career pathways, mentoring, and much more.
NEW this semester, you can search your fellow Hawks and see who is active on the platform using the Directory Tab. Visit The Roger Connection today to make an account and start exploring a community built for you.
Big Interview is a online platform you can use to practice your interviewing skills and gain access to learning modules of varying difficulty and multiple industries, skill levels, and more. Develop your skills at your own convenience, record your practice sessions, and play them back and view your progress.
E-mail ccpd@.rwu.edu for the access code, and build your interviewing skills and confidence by signing up with Big Interview today.
Personal Branding Assistance
Are you looking for assistance with your personal branding documents such as a Resume, Cover Letter, or LinkedIn Profile? Email firstname.lastname@example.org and receive a virtual critique of your professional documents.
Allow for a response time of two business days.
LinkedIn Learning is an on-demand video learning platform that provides thousands of video courses taught by industry experts in software, creative, and business skills. It is a subsidiary of ‘LinkedIn’. All the courses on LinkedIn fall into 3 categories: Business, Creative, and Technology e-learning.
Roger Williams University staff and students have access to LinkedIn Learning – an online training library that covers many software titles, scripting languages, design and web development platforms. (Formerly Lynda.com)
Features to LinkedIn Learning
- High-quality content
- Offer relevant, up-to-date content taught by credible industry experts.
- Access over 16,000 courses in 7 languages
- Courses taught by real-world practitioners, located across the globe, who inspire and engage learners
- 50+ new courses released every week
- Includes relevant and current learning opportunities across business, creative or technology topics
- Offers macro- and micro-learning content
For More information on LinkedIn Learning click HERE
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