GREEN BUSINESS HUB



Brand new feature of Earth Day! Resources to help people direct their professional energy toward jobs that make a difference for the planet. Whether you are looking for a summer internship, making your next career move or have the entrepreneurial spirit we've got resources for you.



Green Business Hub Schedule

12:00 - 7:00 (All Day) - Virtual Green Job & Internship Fair
Online, in the Green Business Hub and at exhibitors' booths.
12:00 - 7:00 (All Day) - Job & Internship Seeking and Posting Resources
Handout available online and at Earth Day listing with diverse resources for seek jobs and internships and/or to post employment opportunities.
12:30 - 2:00 - Green BizAid Business Orientation
Tools for Starting a Green Business in Austin. Hosted by the City of Austin Small Business Center and Office of Sustainability - Green Business Leaders.
2:15 - 3:30 - Resume coaching
Fine tune your resume to help you get your next job, internship or investor.
4:00 - 6:00 - Mentor sessions
Schedule sessions with green business and nonprofit leaders.

Virtual Green Job & Internship Fair

 

Hosted by Austin EcoNetwork- find out what currently-posted jobs and internships (as of Earth Day) are available with local green businesses and organization. Three ways to participate:

1. Search http://austineconetwork.com/jobs/

2. Stop by the Hub to see a list of available jobs and internships

3. Look for the signs on Earth Day exhibitor booths indicating that they are hiring


Job & Internship Seeking & Posting Resources


Handout available online and at Earth Day listing with diverse resources for seek jobs and internships and/or to post employment opportunities.


Green BizAid Business Orientation:

Tools for Starting a Green Business in Austin

 

The City of Austin's Small Business Program is teaming up with the city's Office of Sustainability to offer a special workshop at Earth Day It's a combination of the BizAid Business Orientation and a run down of the business practices and policies that are evaluated when vetting potential members for the Green Business Leaders program. Attendees will get a general overview of opening a small business or re-evaluating an existing business during its growth. In this session, you will be informed of key questions to consider when developing your business and resources to take you to the next level, as well as how to make it green in the process.


Resume Coaching


Get your resume reviewed and fine tuned by job search professionals Bring your resume printed and/or on a flash drive to work with on with volunteers from Indeed.


Mentor Sessions


Register to attend 1-3 sessions with various green business and nonprofit leaders. Register in advance for the 7-8 minute sessions. Hosted by Austin EcoNetwork.