August 18, 2014

{Green Careers} September 2014 meeting – Elevator Pitch

 MORE SEATS NOW AVAILABLE!   Question 1: Can you present who you are, what you do and why you’d be a perfect candidate for a potential job opportunity? Question 2: Can you do all that in just 30 seconds?!   Brush up on your verbal communication skills and join us this September when we’ll be developing. Read more…

Posted by Katie Schwamb in Blog, Green Careers Transitions

August 14, 2014

{Green Careers} July 2014 Recap – Writing Skills

Article by Louisa Chan Photos by Keith Wong   Job seekers of all types from students and recent graduates to seasoned professional looking to make a career change gathered for GreenHomeNYC’s latest Green Careers meeting to hear green industry veterans share their insight on the hiring process and written communication. Over 20 participants attended the event which. Read more…

July 20, 2014

{Green Careers} August 2014 Meeting: LinkedIn Strategies

Hard work, determination and patience have always been virtues that contribute to successful careers. However, today’s job market allows for increased visibility and opportunities for personal branding that go beyond the traditional resume. How can you create a positive and effective online perception for employers and open the door to more opportunities?   LinkedIn provides. Read more…

July 3, 2014

{Green Careers} June 2014 Recap – Sustainable Career Tracks: Government Edition

For the June meeting, the GreenHomeNYC Green Careers group invited professionals with sustainability-focused experience in the government sector to present information regarding their backgrounds, their involvement in government, projects on which they’ve worked and advice they have for job seekers. The event was hosted by Skanska at their offices in the Empire State Building.  . Read more…

June 24, 2014

{Green Careers} May 2014 Recap – Speed Up-Dating Your Resume

On Tuesday, May 13th, 2014, the GreenHomeNYC Green Careers group organized a resume workshop dubbed: Speed Up-Dating Your Resume. This event, hosted by Enterprise Community Partners, brought 7 resume reviewers together to spend time with different attendees and critique their resumes.   Photo by Matt Gerson   The resume workshop received its name from the. Read more…

Posted by Matthew Gerson in Blog, Green Careers Transitions

May 1, 2014

{Green Careers} April 2014 Recap – Sustainable Career Tracks: ACRE Edition

Article by Zella Pirello   GreenHomeNYC held its monthly Green Careers meeting on Tuesday, April 9 at the NYC ACRE’s Urban Future Lab. For April, the GHNYC Green Careers group organized another “Sustainable Career Tracks” discussion, where professionals from various facets of the sustainability field were invited to tell their individual stories about how they. Read more…

Posted by Katie Schwamb in Blog, Green Careers Transitions

March 17, 2014

{Green Careers} March 2014 Recap – The BuildingEnergy Conference

By Gregory Thomas   On Tuesday, March 4th, GreenHomeNYC’s Green Careers group held its third meeting of the year. This time in Boston, Massachusetts during the BuildingEnergy 2014 (BE14) conference.   BuildingEnergy, run by the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (or NESEA, an affiliate of GreenHomeNYC), is a conference and trade show where professionals across the. Read more…

Posted by Katie Schwamb in Blog, Green Careers Transitions, NESEA

March 16, 2014

{Green Careers} April 2014 meeting – Sustainable Career Tracks: ACRE Edition

If you’re interested in gaining insight from professionals who have launched their own sustainably focused businesses or work to empower entrepreneurs and companies rooted in the energy efficiency field, then be sure attend the April Green Careers meeting where NYC ACRE will be hosting.  RSVP HERE!  

Posted by Katie Schwamb in Blog, Green Careers Transitions

February 13, 2014

{Green Careers} February 2014 – Sustainable Career Tracks

By Srikant Subramaniam     On Tuesday, February 4th, the GreenHomeNYC Green Careers group held its second meeting of the year. Intended as a seminar on Sustainable Career Tracks, the event was held at the offices of one of New York’s leading firms in the industry, Steven Winter Associates, Inc. The meeting, presided over by. Read more…

January 26, 2014

{Green Careers} February 2014 meeting – Sustainable Career Tracks

Interested in knowing more about different careers in sustainability? Then be sure to attend the February GHNYC Green Careers meeting!    This month we’re inviting professionals to come discuss what they do, how they got to where they are, and what advice they have for people interested in jumpstarting their careers. Come with questions and gain some great. Read more…

Posted by Katie Schwamb in Blog, Green Careers Transitions