2015 prediction: sustainability will be written into every job description


www.theguardian.com | Posted Wednesday 7 January 2015

By Ellen Weinreb

The year 2014 marked the tipping point in recovery from the global financial crisis, with housing and stock prices rising as unemployment falls. In sustainability, the jobs market is also on the upswing.

As a sustainability recruiter, my last few years have held numerous conversations with discouraged candidates and inundated employers. In 2014, that all changed.

The calls from the frustrated, long-unemployed candidates slowed, replaced by urgent calls from employers struggling to find suitable candidates. Formerly anxious applicants seeking work were increasingly replaced by aggressive bargainers leveraging multiple job offers… read more>


Upcoming Events & Seminars

More Events »

Whipp Tips & News

4 drivers of growth in responsible investment

Canada’s responsible investment (RI) market is growing rapidly…

Details »

Cashing In on Climate Change

What’s a climate-aware investor to do?

Details »

EU requires pension funds to assess climate change risks

Under the new law, the potential negative effects of climate change or political factors on retirement funds will get the same level of attention as liquidity, operational or asset risks.

Details »

More News »


:www.leedejonesgable.com

The information in this website was obtained from sources believed to be reliable, however, we cannot guarantee that the information is accurate or complete. The information provided is a general source of information and should not be considered personal investment advice or solicitation to buy or sell securities.

Leede Jones Gable Inc. is a
Member of IIROC and the Canadian Investor Protection Fund
Stephen Whipp is a member of the Responsible Investment Association