MNGreenCareers.org Features Resources for Green Job Seekers in Minnesota (and other States)

Earlier this year MNGreenCareers.org was launched by ISEEK.org (Minnesota's career, education and job information resource) to serve Minnesota's green job seekers.  ISEEK.org worked with the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development to define a green job as one that has a direct or essential impact on a product, service, or process that results in environmental benefits. They also … Read more

Idealist.org Minneapolis Nonprofit Career Fair to Take Place on April 13, 2010

Idealist.org will be holding a Minneapolis Nonprofit Career Fair on April 13. This event is co-hosted by these University of Minnesota departments: the Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs Career Services, the Community Service-Learning Center, the Health Careers Center, as well as the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits. In addition, the Minneapolis Idealist.org Nonprofit Career Fair is … Read more

Minnesota Governor Pawlenty Announces “Green Jobs Investment Initiative”

At a press conference held earlier this week (podcast available) Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty announced a "Green Jobs Investment Initiative" for the 2009 legislative session. This initiative includes: New tax-free incentives through a “Green JOBZ” program that will provide the same tax exemptions found in the state’s JOBZ program to qualifying green job projects A new Job … Read more