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Industry Insights

Renewable Energy Boom Unleashes a War Over Talent for Green Jobs

Clean energy giants are finding a shortage of workers with the skills needed to support their ambitious growth plans.

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By Laura Millan Lombrana, Will Mathis, and Joao Lima
Laura Millan Lombrana, Will Mathis, and Joao Lima
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US electric vehicle push set to disrupt solar economics

Rapid electric vehicle growth boosts renewables’ potential but smart charging and vehicle-to-grid schemes will affect the revenues of solar and storage, experts told Reuters Events.

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By Neil Ford
Neil Ford
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E-commerce UX Design Tips for Design Success in 2021

In part motivated by the 2020 pandemic—in part as a response to increased industry-agnostic digitization, today’s direct-to-consumer brands are reconsidering the way they approach driving sales. A recent McKinsey report showed that 75% of today’s buyers and sellers prefer to …

By Simona Galant - Springboard
Springboard
Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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Looking Ahead | The Social-Impact Sector in 2050

What does the future hold for nonprofits? Though specifics are hard to predict, social-impact organizations will likely play important roles in the coming decades; Rockefeller Center president Judith Rodin believes nonprofits will be seen as “an essential component of a …

By Amy Bergen - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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How to Identify the Ideal Management Consulting Firm

When asked what criteria one must use to identify the right employer upon graduation, the typical groupthink tends to be cultural fit, compensation, or brand. While these factors are undoubtedly pertinent to the decision-making process, exclusively relying on them to …

By Vibhu Sinha - Vault
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A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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25 Best Investment Banks to Work For in 2021

Today, we’re thrilled to release our 2021 Banking 25, a ranking of the best investment banking firms to work for in North America. The ranking is based on a survey of more than 3,000 banking professionals. Conducted this past fall, …

By Derek Loosvelt - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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DNV GL: Industry plans increase in renewable, LNG investments

A record 66% of senior oil and gas professionals report that their organization is actively adapting to a less carbon-intensive energy mix in 2021, up from just 44% in 2018, according to DNV GL’s outlook for the oil and gas …

By Stefanie Engels
Stefanie Engels Associate Director, Corporate & Employer Relations Stefanie Engels
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Adapting a Nonprofit to Challenging New Conditions | An Interview with Megha Desai

An estimated nine in 10 nonprofits worldwide were negatively affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. It has therefore become increasingly important that social-impact organizations be able to adapt their priorities or service models in response to crises like this one.

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By Lakshmi Hutchinson - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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Gauging Hospital Financial Health

Gauging Hospital Financial Health

By Jim R. Kendrick Jr., FACHE

The COVID-19 pandemic triggered an abrupt suspension of elective surgeries in 2020, and ultimately contributed to a significant decline in patient volumes and hospital revenue. These …

By Jim R. Kendrick Jr., FACHE
Jim R. Kendrick Jr., FACHE president/CEO of Community Hospital Corporation
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Healthcare Consulting: What It Is & How to Succeed in It

Healthcare Consulting: What It Is & How to Succeed in It

It’s no secret that the healthcare industry is complex. With hundreds of laws, policies, and regulations, the wide range of potential professions and jobs, …

By Kristen Baker
Kristen Baker Marketing Manager
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