healthcare is actually poised to become one of the most innovative fields because of its considerable capacity for growth and change, and young job seekers looking to make an impact in a transforming field need look no further.

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Forget the environment. Is the renewable energy industry delivering on its promise to create jobs? Yes, according to a report by the World Resources Institute (WRI), in Washington, D.C. The WRI examined the solar photovoltaic and wind industries in countries that are leaders in renewables.

The message is clear, says one of the report’s coauthors, Priya Barua: Comprehensive, targeted policies ...

As a corporate sustainability consultant at GreenOrder, the most common question I received was, “What type of graduate degree do I need to be a competitive candidate in this field?”

The first thing I'd say? “Slow down.” Setting yourself up for a successful career in sustainability is about more than the graduate degree you get. In fact, I think that ...

Nearly 1.2 billion people — almost one-fifth of humanity — lack access to reliable electricity. While these two statistics may seem unrelated, they were both trends that Jessica O. Matthews noticed while traveling throughout Nigeria, visiting family and observing the local culture.

She decided to do something. What started as a class project while Matthews was attending Harvard University as ...

According to the latest issue of the U.S. Energy Information Administration's (EIA) "Electric Power Monthly," with preliminary data through to December 31, 2012, non-hydro renewable sources (i.e., biomass, geothermal, solar, wind) increased by 12.8 percent last year compared to 2011 and provided 5.4 percent of net U.S. electrical generation.

Solar increased by 138.9 percent while wind grew 16.6 percent, geothermal ...

You don't have to have a degree in environmental science or the technical skills to operate a wind turbine to work in the green energy sector. No matter what industry you're interested in or the type of skill set you've developed, you can still pursue a career in the green energy sector.

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics defines a ...

Wind power is one of the fastest growing electricity sources in the United States. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, wind turbines accounted for 30 percent of all new generating capacity over the past five years.

Most of the activity has been on land, and the advent of a new generation of larger, more efficient batteries that can store ...

Jobs Rated

No profession is without stress, but these jobs face the greatest amount of stress factors.
Work will never be without stress. In comparison to other professions, and using the Jobs Rated report 11 criteria points, these are the least stressful jobs of 2019.
Skills gaps and exponential demand growth have led to hiring shortages in some fields -- particularly healthcare.

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CareerCast.com presented its readers with a survey, in conjunction with the annual Jobs Rated report, asking what quality made a ...
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As 2018 draws to a close, the employment landscape that in 2012 began its climb back from recession depths reached ...