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Energy Job Watch Wednesday: Energy Efficiency Projects Intern

May 18, 2011

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

May 10, 2011

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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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Why Energy Efficiency? I Blame My Dad

April 20, 2011

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When people ask me why I chose to get into energy, I have a quick answer and a not-so-quick answer: Quick answer: It’s my passion. Because I would eat, sleep, and breathe the energy industry for free if I were independently wealthy. Not-so-quick answer: I blame my dad. I grew up in a household where […]

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Vulcan Mind Meld at the offices of Team Awesome

April 14, 2011

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I love learning.Scratch that… I don’t just love learning. I am ADDICTED to learning. Some one would call me just a plain ole nerd but really, learning might as well be a drug to me. I get high in its presence, cranky in its absence, and I often feel compelled to drop everything I’m doing […]

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5 Key Resources to Find an Energy Job

April 2, 2011

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I’ve talked about where the energy efficiency jobs are, what hiring managers do not want to hear, and what recruiters are begging to see. Now I want to share 5 key resources to actually find a cool energy efficiency gig. Energy Central Jobs Energy Central is a gold mine for energy nerds. It’s got industry […]

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My Energy Job: Paperwork, Story-telling, and Hard Hats

March 23, 2011

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YESTERDAY, I shuffled papers around my desk and fielded questions from my contractors on the phone all day. That’s literally all I did… all day. Don’t get me wrong, I enjoy doing it and it is much more engaging than it sounds. TODAY, I trained an on-boarding employee and got to tell great stories about […]

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My Energy Job: The Importance of Relationship Building

March 15, 2011

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There are a lot of aspects of my job that really rewarding. Saving the planet one kWh at a time, helping businesses survive the brutal economic climate, my awesome co-workers, exposure to all sorts of neat business operations and new technologies… and the list goes on. But one of my favorite parts of the job […]

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