Green Jobs – Current and Future Trends AND Workshop – What’s Your Green Career Plan? — August 17, 2017 — Washington, DC
Join us for our fourth Annual Green Jobs event on Thursday, August 17th, 6-8:30 pm. We’re bringing together green job seekers and providers of green jobs. We’ll focus on current market and future market trends. There will also be a pre-event workshop titled: “What’s Your Green Career Plan?”
The event venue will be the DC Sustainable Energy Utility located at 80 M Street, SE, Washington, DC. 20003.
Our Green Jobs – Current & Future Trends will feature:
- Metro DC energy companies
- Green job recruiters
- Panel discussion: Current trends and the next big push in Green Jobs
Leaders in Energy is partnering with the United Nations Association of the National Capital Area (UNA- NCA) on this event. The United Nations SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOAL 8 is to promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment, and decent work for all.
Workshop – What’s Your Green Career Plan? — This 90-minute career management workshop is designed for people at all career levels who want to make the world a better place – whether you’re looking to enter the Green Jobs field, move up, or over.
“Clean energy and sustainability now collectively represent 4-4.5 million jobs in the U.S., up from 3.4 million in 2011.” – “Now Hiring: The Growth of America’s Clean Energy & Sustainability Jobs”, EDF Climate Corps, 2017
Participants will begin to develop a personalized career plan, which includes:
- Assessing yourself: Your career strengths, preferences, and what you have to offer
- Exploring career options, right now and for the future
- Creating a career plan and setting goals
- Expand your skills and network
- Finding your next job
This action-based workshop uses experiential exercises and provides practical tools and resources for your career management plan.