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An Introduction to Our Green Career Resources


Explore the Green Economy

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Discover where the green economy is growing

Boost your credibility, visibility, and employ-ability by familiarizing yourself with over fifty industries that are making a concerted effort to move toward greener, cleaner, and more sustainable business practices.

  • Before you can identify your green career: Explore the Green Economy Map to understand the industries that make up each sector of the emerging green economy and to see possible career options that align with your skills and interests.

  • After you've identifiedyour target green career: Use the Green Economy Map to understand how your target green industry is structured so that you see where your skills are valued and in demand.

Green Economy Map

Recent Green Career Tip of
the Week Issues
I was THIS Close to Throwing in the Towel
I was frustrated. I was feeling a bit untethered and lost. I didn't know where to put my focus...what to talk to present myself or my business...and then... . . . more

[Clear the Way] Misconception 3 - I Need to Go Back to School First
Misconception #3: I Need to Go Back to School First. Discover what you need to do BEFORE you go back to school! . . . more

[Clear the Way] Misconception 2 - Assuming You Know
Second Misconception in a series of 4 - It's so easy to base decisions about your career on what you think you know about your local economy, the state of your green industries of choice, the trends, and the opportunities. . . . more

The green economy continues to unfold. The transition from business-as-usual to a new sustainable economy is opening up a wide range of opportunities that are likely to continue for years to come as new clean technologies, policies, and standards are adopted. Making sense of this new economy can be tricky, but if you're committed to finding a career that will have a positive impact on the planet, this friendly guide gives you everything you need to land the job of your dreams.

Green Careers For Dummies

   Green Career Tip of the Week Archives

Access a collection of articles from our weekly newsletter. You'll find updates about issues that shape the green economy, strategies you can use to move forward in your quest for a green career, and ways to counteract blocks you may encounter during your journey.


Tip of the Week Article Archives




Career Consulting Tracks   Green Career Central Store   Green Economy Bookstore

Green Career Central offers career consulting and online programs in two tracks.

  • Transitioning to a Greener, More Sustainable Career

  • Finding a New Position

How you proceed depends on your current situation and your immediate goal.

What Is Your Best Path Forward?



Browse our collection of books, ebooks and audio programs we offer to help you reach your green career goal.


Expand your knowledge of the green economy with books we recommend on sustainable business practices, and individual industries.

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