11 Apr '12, 11am

4 green job trends sustainability professionals need to know about: As corporate sustainability becomes an ever

4 green job trends sustainability professionals need to know about: As corporate sustainability becomes an ever

As a sustainability recruiter, I have a unique vantage point to observe the evolution of sustainability across industries -- as a practice as well as a profession. While Talent Show articles focus on the intersection of sustainability and human resources, today I want to take a different tack by highlighting some job trends. Simply by reading job descriptions, one can obtain information about a company's plans for expanding their sustainability programs. When a chief sustainability officer gets approval to increase his or her budget, one of the first things to follow is a job posting. Here are the current job trends I've gleaned from talking to countless hiring managers, even a greater number of candidates, and reading job descriptions every day, year after year: 1. The age of consumer-demanded sustainability is past its prime. Sure, consumers who bought a Prius believing ...

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