May 25, 2011


Energy Job Watch Wednesday: Energy Engineer

It’s that time of the week again – Energy Job Watch Wednesday! This week, I bring to you an excellent job posting from a growing company in the energy efficiency industry, Franklin Energy.You can find out more about the company and this position here. Energy Engineer Summary Provide energy advice and coordination services for multifamily […]

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May 24, 2011


Energy Job Hunters: Not Sure How to Break into the Industry?

I know it can be tough to break into a growing niche field when you don’t know much about the industry and you don’t anyone who’s already been-there, done-that. Rest easy, energy grasshopper. You *do* know someone who’s done it. And I’m always happy to share what I’ve learned from my experiences. Yesterday, I was […]

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May 22, 2011


10 Twitter Handles Energy Enthusiasts Should Be Following

@TeenVogue, @Ricky_Martin, and @100LayerCake are not the types of handles I suspected Twitter would suggest for me to follow. If any of you fellow energy nerds would like some energy additions to your feed and found that the “Who To Follow” feature on Twitter was a major let down (I mean, come on… Ricky Martin?), […]

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May 21, 2011


Can Clean Tech Survive Without Incentive?

There’s a buzz amongst the web that the clean tech (clean energy technology) industry is looking pretty dismal at the moment. Despite reporting major venture capitalist dollars in clean tech for the first quarter, there’s more to this than meets the eye. The recently reported surge in clean tech funding has come from later-round investments […]

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May 19, 2011


5 Tips for Talking To Anyone About Anything

I talk. A LOT. I write a lot about talking to people and developing solid relationships in our day to day lives at work. For me, this is important because I have to talk to new customers and the contractors that serve those customers. I personally love this and thrive on it completely. I could […]

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May 18, 2011


Energy Job Watch Wednesday: Energy Efficiency Projects Intern

In the spirit of all that is good and right with this world, I feel compelled to start sharing some of the most awesome job and internship opportunities in the energy industry with you, my beloved readers. Without further ado, Welcome to Job Watch Wednesday! T’is the season that many students across the map start […]

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May 15, 2011


Energy Visionaries Can Overcome Objections to Innovation

Energy issues are present in plenty, these days. What’s not so common are the visionaries the energy industry needs to build and maintain momentum, support, and action. There are so many naysayers quick to jump on the anti-renewable bandwagon out there. I know from experience. Being once a student of renewable energy technology, I heard […]

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May 12, 2011


US DOE Takes Efficiency Clean-Tech Global

The US Department of Energy (DOE) just keeps getting smarter. Today, the DOE announced yet another awesome program to spark the global energy efficiency momentum and clean tech innovation. The program includes a $1 million grant for a US organization to train energy managers and engineers in China and India to perform energy assessments on […]

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May 11, 2011


Video Share: Hilarious Street Interviews on Energy

Recently, I had a day long seminar on selling energy efficiency to customers. It was a great training for many reasons – but this video that was presented to us was icing on the cake. Being an energy professional, I’m probably a little biased. A non-descript man with a microphone wanders the streets asking people […]

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May 10, 2011


Energy Job Hunters: [FREE] Webinar Series at YouTern – Get Noticed in an Ocean of Applicants

There is some magic happening over at YouTern, the ultimate internship destination, in the coming weeks and if you’re looking for a job (or internship) – I suggest you be there. Three amazing career/life coaches have joined forces to offer an awesome (FREE) webinar series for job/internship hunters. Perhaps you’ve just graduated and you’re out […]

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