How to Get a Job in Renewable Energy

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These tips and resources are recommended by college students for students asking the question: “So, how do I get a job in renewable energy?”

How to Make that Perfect Cover Letter

Talk About the Company! Lots of people have lots of opinions about cover letters – length, organization, content, etc.  But, there’s at least one consensus point: show you know something about the company to which

Starting A Career In Renewable Energy: Degrees, Job Titles, Geography & Gender

We’ve Seen This Race Before. For 10 years Dayaway Careers has been helping college students get into renewable energy and cleantech.  Think about that; you likely were in middle school ten years ago!  Unsurprisingly, this

Holiday Inspiration

OK, it’s your Holiday and/or Break time.  Time to enjoy family, friends and free time – and not worry about getting a job or internship. Fair enough. But if you feel a little bored or

Top MBA Programs with MBAs Working in Renewable Energy

Want to know which MBA programs have the largest number of recently graduated MBAs working in renewable energy?  Then, check out the infogram below. Dayaway helps MBA candidates get clean energy jobs and internships through

Smart Grid & Energy Efficiency Investors

VC, PE and IB Firms Do you want to start or grow your own start-up or maybe become a sick rich cleantech investor.  If so, you need to identify the venture capital, private equity and

Top Schools with BS/BA Graduates Working in Sustainable Energy

We analyzed 1800+ BS/BA graduates working in sustainable energy to identify their Alma Maters.  The infographic below shows the top schools. The data represents 2010-2017 graduates working in sustainable energy at companies that (a) produce

Energy Storage Investors

Whether you want to start or grow your own start-up or maybe become a sick rich cleantech investor, you need to identify the venture capital, private equity and investment banking firms investing in renewable energy. 

How to become a LinkedIn Pro

After spending way too much time on LinkedIn to help you guys get employed in renewable energy, here are things I urge you to do (and not to do). When creating your profile: Profile photo: 

The Numbers Game: Quantity with Quality

Increasing Your Odds of Success Looking for a job in general and trying to secure a Clean Tech job in particular requires you to play what I refer to as the numbers game. This means