No. Alumni Alliances is a professional network for the alumni and students only. It does not cater to the faculty of the university.
No. Regardless of whether a person has completed their course from the university or not, Alumni Alliances welcomes them in their family. So, in case if you are completing your graduation, you can still join Alumni Alliances.
If you have any queries, do get in touch with our team. To do so, carry out the following steps.
You can also get in touch through the following email.
You can choose to skip adding interests to your profile if you prefer during sign up.
There are two Default Interests added to everybody's profile, i.e. 'Network & Connect' & 'Events'.
To view the posts that you have saved, please follow these steps.
Click on your Profile Picture appearing in Top Right of your screen.
Just like saved posts, there is a tab for drafts which keeps all your drafts in one tab.
Click on your Profile Picture appearing on the Top Right of your screen.
Just like saved posts, there is a tab for ‘Interested Posts’ which keeps all such posts in one tab.
The suggestions/recommendations section shows different alumni that you might know and/or may wish to connect with. The section also shows widgets as per your interests.
For example, you may have added ‘Connect with Mentors’ and ‘Promote your Business’ as your interests. The widgets on the right hand side of the website displays opportunities relating to these interests in suggestions/recommendations section.
Can I edit a post that I had published earlier and repost it?
If you can't sign in to your Alumni Alliance’s account through your email address, it could be due to the following reasons.
You can track your activities by carrying out the below steps below to view your timeline.
Alumni Alliances will never ask you for any passwords. In the event that you get a suspicious email, contact the Admin immediately via the below email address.
Like any other platform, the original email address serves as the identification of the user. Hence, you cannot change the email address that you had used during sign up.
For now, you can only add one email address to which you can receive notifications and any important emails from Alumni Alliances. This procedure is in place to safeguard all your information and ensuring that is absolute to only your primary email address.
Presently, all communication for your account is in English.
Your account is always secured with Alumni Alliances. We ensure that procedures are in place to secure your account. In case, if you need to recheck, do send an email to admin to highlight your grievance and our team will get back to you.
The email address for admin is: firstname.lastname@example.org
At the moment, we do not have that feature but are surely looking to incorporate in future.
Once you send a connection request to a member, the request will stay in that person’s account unless the member rejects/accepts the request.
To withdraw a connection request, you can carry out the following steps.
You can invite more people to join Alumni Alliances and with that you earn some cool points! Simply, carry out the below steps:
If you have a grievance, you can send an email to: email@example.com.
Or you can go to the Contact Us section and fill out the form, highlighting the issues, and our team will help in the best way they can to rectify the matter.
We are in the process of launching the Alumni Alliances mobile app for IOS and Android phones. You will get to benefit from Alumni Alliances via the app soon.
All members of Alumni Alliances are screened to ensure that they were the students, graduates and alumni of their alma mater. But if you do feel that an account is fake, then report the matter immediately to admin and the due action would be taken.
The email address for admin is: firstname.lastname@example.org
The birth date field is not a mandatory field hence a member may choose to omit this field while signing up.
There are two ways to sign up on Alumni Alliances.
Alumni Alliances does not restrict people from seeing your profile picture.
This feature is not available to users at the moment.
Your newsfeed will show all the posts that other members have added and you can scroll and like, comment, share or save.
The news feed will display all the posts as per the time that they have been added by default but you can always shape it as per your preferred choice by using ‘Set Preferences’.
You can apply on posts by recruiters by clicking on the ‘Apply’ icon.
The following message box will appear.
You can add a message, upload a resume from your computer or share the ones already uploaded and hit send. The respective member would receive the message in their inbox together with your attached resume.
By clicking the See Details icon on a certain post, you will be able to view the detailed outline of the post.
To have a personal conversation with a connection on Alumni Alliances, you will first need to click the message icon on the navigation bar on your dashboard. The following page will appear.
To report a post that you find abusive or offensive, click on the three vertical dots that would be visible on the upper right hand corner of the post.
You can then click on the Report Abuse button.
There are many complications in regards to business ideas, especially if they are unpatented. It is advisable to take precautionary measures and get business ideas patented before publishing a post on Alumni Alliances to raise capital.
Adding the phone contact together with the email address increases the probability of a member getting in touch with you. There might be situations when you might miss out on seeing an email from a potential investor. By adding your phone contact, an investor can reach you more easily.
For uniformity and to avoid confusion between the two parties in regards to monetary values, the currency slot for a campaign is in USD only. In the event that two parties are willing to discuss valuations in any other currency apart from USD, they can do so through interacting with the investor via personal messages.
You can delete your post by clicking on the three vertical dots visible on the upper right hand corner of your post. You will be prompted with the option to ‘Edit’ or ‘Delete’. Click on the ‘Delete’ option.
Or you can go to your timeline on your profile page and delete the post from there.
Once you add your post to invest on Alumni Alliances, the post can be viewed by all the members.
The best way of attracting recruitment agencies to your profile is to add a post. Fill out a simple post that will get recruiters to connect with you.
Once you have posted your requirement, suggestions will start to pop up on the right-hand side of your dashboard about any similar vacancies.
There is a second option as well to access job openings. Click on the search icon beside the home icon.
Yes. Once you post a requirement on Alumni Alliances, it becomes visible to all the members via the Newsfeed. This is so that your post reaches out to the maximum users.
Yes. When you are adding a post to ‘Find a Job’ on Alumni Alliances, you will be prompted to add your updated resume at the end of the form before publishing the post.
Alumni Alliances is a professional networking platform that helps you to connect with the alumni, graduates, and students of your alma mater. It helps you to connect with other members to raise capital, invest, recruit talent, find jobs, provide business solutions, promote business and real estate, seek mentorship or mentor others, connect with influencers, participate in Alumni Alliances’ marketplace, etc.
For now, Alumni Alliances has kept the currency detail only in USD to enable uniformity in the value option. In this way, the recruiter or job seeker, hailing from any part of the world, can connect and discuss the job details without getting confused about the currency value. In case, if a party prefers to discuss job options in any other currency, then they can take the conversation further over personal messages.
While filling out the form, if you click on the dropdown for ‘Experience’ and select ‘Fresher’ then the fields ‘Current Company’ and ‘Current Position/Designation’ become optional. If you add your experience other than ‘fresher’ then the fields ‘Current Company’ and ‘Current Position/Designation’ become mandatory fields.
The file for your resume needs to be in the following formats and be of a maximum size of 10 MB.
Yes. Incase if you would like to apply for a job without sending a connection request, you click on the ‘Apply Button’ on the particular job posting and send resume to the post sender.
Alumni Alliances sends notifications regarding any activity on the platform in order to keep you informed. Hence, you will get alerts regarding new job postings as well as other notifications.
Yes you can save jobs and apply to them later.
It’s mandatory to add your salary expectations so that it helps the recruiter to make informed decisions.
Please go to your Feature Icon Banner and click on the ‘Post a Job’ button. A form will appear. The following fields need to be filled.
Presently, you can add one type of position per post. But the good news is that you can post as many as times as you prefer. Hence, publish as many posts with different details which will only increase your reachability.
Presently, this feature is not available. However, Alumni Alliances deems it crucial for the payment amount to be visible to bring more traction to your post. Hence, keeping the amount of payment visible is a good idea!
While adding a post on providing business solutions, it is a mandatory requirement to add the website details. In this way, a fellow member of Alumni Alliances can research on the company by going through their website.
Since the platform houses alumni and students of one alma mater, you can be assured that you are interacting with mentors who are not complete strangers. However, the user must not hold Alumni Alliances liable in the event of a fraudulent incident. Therefore, it is also advisable to do some more background checks on mentors before committing to receive mentorship from them.
The process of adding the location narrows the search for mentors and is a helpful feature. But you can add as many locations as you want to widen your search. Then you can get in touch with the preferred mentor virtually if you wish.
Yes. There is no limit on the number of posts that a user can add on Alumni Alliances, hence a member can add as many posts as they require to catch various mentors’ attention.
The process of adding the location narrows the search for mentees and is a helpful feature. But you can add as many locations as you want to widen your search. Then you can get in touch with the preferred mentee virtually if you wish.
Alumni Alliances encourages mentorship that can be given by any member and does not limit anyone from becoming a mentor. However, like receiving mentorship from any mentor on a different platform, one must heed caution and do background checks on a mentor before engaging and receiving mentorship.
Once you add a post to ‘Connect with Mentees’, everyone will be able to view it in their newsfeed. The users who have added this particular interest will be notified in the Suggestions/ Recommendations section.
Yes. Any member can tag particular alumni while creating a post to network after an event. To do so, carry out the following steps.
Everyone on Alumni Alliances would be able to view the ‘Network and Connect’ post in their newsfeed. Also, this interest is added automatically while signing up hence would show in everyone’s Suggestions/Recommendations section.
You would be notified of events through the Suggestions/Recommendations section on the right hand side of your dashboard. Since the feature is automatically added while signing up, you would not miss out on any new events happening around you.
Yes. In order to hold a virtual event, you need to click the prompt ‘Is this a Virtual Event’ as yes as shown below.
There will be a further prompt to add the ‘Virtual Event Instructions’. Please note that the location slot becomes optional. In the case that the event is not virtual, the location slot will be a mandatory field.
Influencers are members within the community who have achieved significantly in their arena. They are our motivators and we learn from their success stories. You can also follow your favourite Influencer on Alumni Alliances and learn more about their journey. They can be sports professionals, celebrities or anyone who has made a significant difference in the work arena.
You can follow the influencer. You cannot send message to an Influencer unless the Influencer messages you. This procedure is in place to eliminate spamming of messages in the Influencer’s account.
It would be great to have you on board as an Influencer. You can get in touch with the admin and we would help you in creating an Influencer account for yourself.
The email address for admin is: email@example.com
If you would like to advertise in the Marketplace, then send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get in touch with you regarding the next step.
If you would like to participate in the Marketplace, then carry out the following steps.