Jobs & internship postings via Twitter

Check out @Katie_Kross on Twitter for recent job openings and internships.  


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5 Traits Essential for Sustainability Leadership

This post first appeared on TriplePundit. By Katie Kross and Koji Kitazume, Duke University Sustainability is a career field that is beginning to mature.  Ten years ago, there were few dedicated jobs with sustainability in the title. Professionals who were passionate about this management issue often found themselves creating their own job descriptions. Those early [...]


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Dr. Stephanie Gripne joins efforts with Katie Kross

Stephanie Gripne, PhD — career coach, speaker, and sustainable business expert — has teamed up with Katie Kross to provide career coaching services to MBA students and professionals.  Stephanie’s particular coaching expertise is in helping clients: Identify their short and long-term passions and associated career goals; Develop an action plan to achieve those goals; Provide [...]


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What to look for in an MBA internship in sustainability

This is the time of year when first-year MBA students are making internship decisions, and I’m often asked what factors are most important in choosing a sustainability internship.  For students who are career changers with little or no previous sustainability work experience on their resume, the summer internship is a crucial opportunity to build one’s [...]


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Career advice at Net Impact Conference in Portland

If you’re attending the Net Impact Conference in Portland on Oct. 27-29, don’t miss the many great sessions in the “Career and Professional Development” conference track.  You can join me at two of them: “Work for Good in Environmental Sustainability: Creating a Career with Impact” – Friday, Oct. 28 at 4:15pm and “The Insider’s Guide [...]


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Attending Net Impact 2011? Join me for “Making the Most of the Net Impact Conference for Your Career”

On Oct., I’ll join Violetta Muselli (Net Impact) and Jonathan Harris (MBA Student and Net Impact Member) for a Net Impact “Issues in Depth” call to talk about “Making the Most of the Net Impact Conference for Your Career”. Join us for the call if you can!  Weds., Oct. 5, 12:00-1:00pm EST Link to details [...]


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Recent openings in sustainability, CSR, clean energy

Adidas – Director of Reebok Social Purpose (Canton, MA) Alcoa – Director, Product & Market Strategy – Sustainability (Req # 8483) (Pittsburgh, PA) Apex Wind Energy – Financial Analyst (Charlottesville, VA) Arup – Senior Sustainability Consultant (Boston) BASF – Clean Energy Market Development Analyst-1101238 (Florham Park, NJ) Black & Veatch – multiple openings for Solar [...]


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Recent job openings in sustainability, CSR, green building

Annie’s Organics – Marketing Communications Director (Berkeley, CA) and Associate Brand Manager (Berkeley, CA) APCO Worldwide – Manager/Sr. Associate – Corporate Responsibility Practice (Washington, DC) Blu Skye – Senior Consultant and Associate Consultant positions (San Francisco) Coinstar, Inc. – Sustainability Manager (Bellevue, WA) Conservation International – Sr. Vice President, Ctr for Environ Leadership in Business (Arlington, [...]


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Be my guest at Net Impact 2011

Interested in attending the Net Impact 2011 Conference Oct. 27-29 in Portland, OR?  Because I’ll be speaking at the conference, I’m invited to bring one guest at 50% off the professional registration rate.  Want to join me?  Send me an email and tell me why it should be you in 200 words or less.  Hope [...]


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Recent MBA level job openings in sustainability

Business Earth – Director of Sustainability (Austin, Texas) Carters – Social Responsibility Senior Manager/Director (Atlanta, GA) Conservation International - Manager Operations and Finance (Brussels, Belgium) E+Co - Business Development Associate and Assistant to the CEO (Bloomfield, NJ) eBay – Manager, eBay Green and Sustainability (San Jose, CA) eBay – Director, Operational Sustainability (San Jose, CA)


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