- Strengthen your profile. Information in your profile determines which people we recommend, so more info equals better matches. You can see some helpful recommendations for strengthening your profile on your dashboard and profile. Learn more about building your profile.
2. Join communities. Communities are groups within Wisr for people who share similar interests, experiences, or backgrounds (e.g. varsity tennis or first-generation students). Members of a community can start discussions, schedule events, and share files. Joining communities helps you find people who have something meaningful in common with you. Learn how to join communities.
3. Explore industries. Do you already have a pretty good idea what you're interested in? You can browse members by industry to learn about succeeding in a specific field. Plus, connecting with a professional in an industry could open the door for finding a job later on. Learn how to explore different industries.
4. Schedule a call. Once you find a person who you think can be helpful, go ahead and request a phone call. Every alum in the network has already volunteered to help students or recent alumni (like you), and most of them are excited when a someone reaches out. We'll even suggest some agendas to give you an idea what to ask for! Learn more about scheduling calls.