USGBC® Talent Force Exchange™
USGBC is committed to supporting your journey toward the green building career you've always imagined. We believe that any job in any field can be a green job, and USGBC® Talent Force Exchange™ (TalentFX) is designed to help you define and realize your dream job or bring your career to the next level.
This new initiative launches at Greenbuild 2013 where you’ll be able to take advantage of programming designed specifically for students, emerging professionals and career switchers in a dynamic and fun space.
Additional growth opportunities, such as green building education, credentialing support, LEED project experience as well as networking, leadership, and service, will be available beyond Greenbuild.
Wherever your path leads you, USGBC TalentFX is here to help you multiply your impact.
For more information and to stay updated on this free opportunity, please communicate your interest here.
Location: Room 201A
Wednesday, Nov. 20
10 am – 6 pm: Lounge Hours
11 am – 2 pm: Building Your Brand Programming
11 am: Knowing and Communicating Your Strengths (Barbara Schwenger-Hoffman, USGBC and George Brandy, Vice President of Sustainability at Interface)
12 pm: Telling Stories that Spread Workshop (Jason Dunlop, USGBC Wyoming)
1 pm: Cameron Sinclair
1:30 pm: How Millennials Can Advance Sustainability (Jennifer Easton, USGBC Marketing & Communications)
Thursday, Nov. 21
10am – 6pm: Lounge Hours
11am – 2pm: Seeking a Career Programming
11am: Career Calling (Holly Henderson, author, Becoming a Green Building Professional)
11:30am: Developing a Green Job Panel (facilitated by David Gottfried, USGBC Founder & Author): Nishant Makhijani (USGBC Student), Aaron Roche (USGBC Emerging Professional), Hannah Debelius (USGBC Center for Green Schools), Steve Ritz (Green Apple Ambassador)
12pm: "Explosion Green" (David Gottfried, USGBC Founder & author)
12:30: Resume and Cover Letter Writing Workshop (Ashley Fowler, USGBC Talent Management)
1pm: Q&A with Master Speaker Avery Bang. Find out what she has to say to green building professionals everywhere. Add her 9:30am Friday Master Series session to your schedule.
1:30: How I Landed My Green Dream Job (Rachel Gutter, USGBC Center for Green Schools)
Stay tuned for the "This is my Greenbuild" series highlighting the must-see events, sessions, and exhibits at Greenbuild through the eyes of diverse Green Building leaders. You will be able to access these suggestions online and in the USGBC TalentFX room.