Instructions on setting up an appointment:
We offer three free one-on-one career coaching appointments per year to all alumni.
- If you had a student account in Handshake, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to change your status to alumni
- Connect to Handshake and select the "Sign up here" link (in the upper right corner of the main Handshake page).
- Watch for an approval email (2-3 business days)
- After approval, log into your account>Career Center tab>Appointments
- Select the type of appointment
- Select a convenient time and watch for the confirmation email
- Career Coaching
- Self-Assessments & Interpretation
- Resume / Cover Letter Review
- Interview Preparation
- Career Exploration
- Career Change Strategy
- Graduate School Assistance
- Job Search Strategies
- Employer & Professional Connections
- LinkedIn / Networking Assistance
If you are seeking additional support after utilizing your three coaching appointments per year, we recommend the following resources.
Free Local Job Transition Resources and Groups:
Free UNW Online Resources:
Discounted Leadership & Career Coaching
Lynne Raatz, a Northwestern alumna, and certified leadership and career coach, offers Northwestern alumni a 20% discount off of her coaching services.
Please reach out to our office directly at email@example.com if you wish to utilize this discount.