Now Hiring: Green Jobs


Today’s big news is that the U.S. Department of Labor has released the Green Economy Guide for Women, a guide that is geared toward getting women involved in the green jobs movement. Green companies are cropping up everywhere and looking for women to design, build and lead. The guide also points out that many green jobs and high pay and good benefits. Our friends at Living Green Magazine have listed seven reasons green jobs are good… especially for women:

1. Better pay

2. Any skill levels can apply

3. Diversity matters

4. Improved job satisfaction

5. All ages welcome

6. Employers are hiring

7. Tons of ways to get started

So what do you think about this initiative of the Department of Labor to target women specifically?