By MIRIAM ACZEL The Leaders in Energy (LE) 6th Annual Green Jobs Forum: Jobs for a Low-Carbon, Circular Economy, was held on August 22, 2019 at the...
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Impressive Speaker Line-Up for Green Careers DC Event! Terrific networking + education if you are interested in green jobs and the green economy!
By Janine Finnell 6th Annual Green Jobs Forum (Aka Jobs, Careers & Entrepreneurship for a Low-Carbon, Circular Economy) Thursday, August 22, 2019; 4:30 – 9:00...
Capacity Building for a Greener World
By Beth Offenbacker If you’re focused on capacity-building for Climate Change and a Green Economy, you’ll want to listen to Beth Offenbacker’s report from the recent Green...
Green Career Workshop 1.0: What’s Your Green Career Plan?
By Khadija Khan On March 22, 2019, Leaders in Energy and National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB) jointly hosted two Green Career Workshops at NAHB in...
The Green Graduate’s Guide to Getting a Job
The nation’s capital and surrounding areas are hotbeds for positions that ultimately serve to combat climate change or protect natural resources. Of course, anyone working in environmental policy would appreciate proximity to federal legislators, but D.C. also boasts a robust network of cleantech companies and sustainable development organizations. What better place for a young green professional to jumpstart their career?
The Green Economy: Jobs and Career Trends You Need to Know About
On May 10th, the topic was “The Green Economy: Job and Career Trends You Need to Know About.” The speaker was Norman Christopher, Executive Director, Office of Sustainability Practices, Grand Valley State University and the author of the book Sustainability Demystified! was the speaker. The skill was “Identifying Energy Sustainability Jobs in the new Economy.” The Green Economy focus area was clean energy, energy efficiency, and the electric grid.
Highlights from Sold-Out January Green Career Workshop
This past January I led a sold-out Green Career Workshop for Leaders in Energy, and I left feeling quite inspired by all the energy that was in the room!
In her welcoming remarks, Executive Director Janine Finnell highlighted how Leaders in Energy is building a community of leaders to advance solutions for a sustainable energy system, economy, and world.
During the workshop that followed, participants discovered insights about their career strengths and preferences and how these can be tailored for application to the new green economy, e.g. clean energy, sustainability, circular economy, resiliency, etc.
Are You Looking for a #Green Job or to Create a #Green Business?
Are you looking for a green job? Are you looking to create a green job or a green business? Are you looking to hire for a green job?