Handshake Student Stories: A Change Agent Launches Her Career at Amazon

We live in an age where an employer’s whole history can be laid out through a simple search. You can see their goals, campaigns, and even directly DM the company at which you want to start your career. Thanks to our easy access to technology and social media, there are multiple paths to explore for students across the country who are driven to find their next.

And through our own platform that celebrates students and their successful career paths, Handshake has connected another amazing agent of change to the job of her dreams.

In the summer of 2020, after completing her senior year at James Madison University remotely due to COVID-19 precautions, Avery Archibald received her diploma. Now, she’s ready to walk straight into a full-time job at Amazon. Read more here!

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager