EDF Climate Corps released a new report Now Hiring: The Growth of America’s Clean Energy & Sustainability Jobs. According to this report, ”Sustainability now collectively represents an estimated 4-4.5 million jobs in the U.S., spanning energy efficiency and renewable energy, to waste reduction and environmental education.” Key takeaways from their report include the following statements: … Read moreGreen Job Growth
One of the most sure fire ways to identify potential growth in green jobs is to identify where investments are being made today. This productive strategy can lead to the development of new companies and subsidiaries which will need staffing. Tips for Finding Green Jobs Specific ways to do this are as follows: Private sector … Read morePart 3 Follow the Future
Tips for Networking Your Way Into Green Jobs According to EDF, the majority of new green jobs comes from companies with 10 employees or less. For this reason, many people who end up getting jobs don’t come from traditional channels such as online job boards, but rather are found because they know the company. In … Read morePart 2 Networking
Tips for Finding Green Jobs One method to identify green jobs is to review a popular source of job postings – online job boards. In reviewing job boards, it may be helpful to think about them in two categories: 1.) General job boards General boards are well known and well advertised forums which cover most … Read morePart 1 Job Boards
Welcome to Green Collar Chicago. This blog is intended to provide resources, tips, and news pertaining to jobs and careers in the green economy. Brought to you by the following Corporate Partners and Individual Donors: Window Concepts – Profession window replacement contractors serving Milwaukee, Racine, Kenosha, and Waukesha with energy efficient and green window installations. … Read moreWelcome to Green Collar Chicago
Great content coming January 2019. Stay tuned!