Degrees: Real talk about planet-saving careers

By Yesh Pavlik Slenk

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Want to use your job to tackle climate change? Today there are more opportunities across industries to find a job and have impact. Join Climate Corps network manager Yesh Pavlik Slenk for candid conversations with everyday changemakers about careers, motivation, how they're fighting climate change — and how you can too.

Episode Date
Katharine Hayhoe on how to start climate conversations
Nov 15, 2023
How to land one of the millions of new clean energy jobs
Nov 08, 2023
How to green your faith communities with Rev Dr. Ambrose F. Carroll
Nov 01, 2023
The climate fight at the heart of the PR industry
Oct 25, 2023
Hotline Episode! Sustainability careers expert Shannon Houde answers your career questions
Oct 18, 2023
Hollywood screenwriter and producer Scott Z. Burns on making climate change central to storytelling
Oct 11, 2023
From mud cakes to high stakes with Youth Climate Collaborative’s Pooja Tilvawala
Oct 04, 2023
Eco-anxiety is fueling a new green career: climate psychology
Sep 27, 2023
Creating zero waste in an unexpected place: the hair care industry
Sep 20, 2023
How a punk-rocking paralegal harnessed employee power to green Microsoft
Sep 13, 2023
Introducing Season 6: How to Green Your Job
Sep 07, 2023
How to green any job with Project Drawdown's Jamie Beck Alexander
May 31, 2023
The great electrician shortage: a bonus episode from The Carbon Copy with Stephen Lacey
May 24, 2023
Learn how to build your climate experience with founder Anshuman Bapna
May 17, 2023
Transfer Your Skills to a Green Job with Work on Climate’s Eugene Kirpichov
May 10, 2023
How to network for a green job with purpose-driven LinkedIn expert Nick@Noon
May 03, 2023
Browngirl Green’s Kristy Drutman: Taking the mystery out of finding a green job
Apr 26, 2023
Introducing ‘The Year of the Climate Job,” a special Degrees mini-series
Apr 19, 2023
How Heather McTeer Toney is redefining climate action for the next generation of leaders
Nov 09, 2022
The future of climate-smart ag and the hot politics of your dinner plate
Nov 02, 2022
How to solve the EV problem and a jobs problem at the same time
Oct 26, 2022
Tracking jaguars with a toddler: Introducing Going Wild with Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant
Oct 19, 2022
How to get a job investing millions in planet-saving tech
Oct 12, 2022
How do we learn to live with wildfire?
Oct 05, 2022
Building a Black community for green jobseekers
Sep 28, 2022
The woman greening the golden arches
Sep 21, 2022
How a psychology major is on the frontlines of decarbonizing a global industry
Sep 14, 2022
The fastest electric vehicle fleet makeover in the west
Sep 07, 2022
10 Ways to Save the Planet
Sep 07, 2022
Introducing Season 4: Jobs of the Future
Aug 24, 2022
Jason Swann’s life turned upside down. Now, he’s saving wild places
Dec 01, 2021
Sustainable investment leader Taeun Kwon on women, money and saving the planet
Nov 24, 2021
How an energy entrepreneur is helping to light up the world
Nov 17, 2021
How a farmworker’s son-turned politician is fighting “the serious crisis with Mother Earth”
Nov 10, 2021
How this 30 Under 30 sustainability star navigates tough dilemmas at REI
Nov 03, 2021
Yes, you can turn your climate anxiety into meaningful action
Oct 27, 2021
What drove a former USA swim team member to tackle the diesel problem
Oct 20, 2021
Lake Street Dive on music, activism, and bravery
Oct 13, 2021
Introducing Degrees Season 3
Oct 06, 2021
Awkward! Networking mistakes to avoid
Aug 21, 2021
Resumes suck. But here’s how to rock the search
Aug 20, 2021
Certifications: Do I need them?
Aug 19, 2021
Real talk about salaries, gender and race in green jobs
Aug 18, 2021
Green jobs are surging. Where to find them.
Aug 17, 2021
Five key questions to turbocharge your job hunt
Aug 16, 2021
Introducing Land a Green Job 101
Aug 16, 2021
Degrees: The Trailer
Aug 01, 2021
How Steph Speirs is pioneering a new business model in solar
Mar 01, 2021
How a National Geographic photographer captures the emotional impacts of climate change
Feb 22, 2021
How to land a sustainability J-O-B
Feb 15, 2021
How employees can drive corporate climate leadership
Feb 08, 2021
ESG: Using finance to drive real change
Feb 01, 2021
The unlikely leader of IKEA's EV revolution
Jan 25, 2021
The godmother of the environmental justice movement speaks out
Jan 18, 2021
Why environmental justice matters for your climate career
Jan 11, 2021
Great reads and listens: Inspiration from the Degrees team
Dec 24, 2020
Why what's in your makeup is an environmental justice issue
Dec 14, 2020
Career reinvention: From world-touring musician to environmental champion
Dec 07, 2020
How one startup CEO enlisted millions of people around world to clean up trash
Nov 30, 2020
This climate champion will upend the way you think about city government jobs
Nov 23, 2020