Green Economy Now

Not Just Green, But Great Jobs

Monday, 02/13/2012 19:52  |  by Anne Claire Broughton

SJF's Anne Claire Broughton will moderate a panel next Friday, February 24 at the Good Jobs, Green Jobs Southeast Regional Conference in Atlanta titled Not Just Green, But Great Jobs that will highlight entrepreneurial innovators who are creating real, quality green jobs to inspire and share best practices in green workforce engagement with other entrepreneurs, policy makers, community leaders, investors, and other stakeholders.

2011 Green Jobs Award Winners Announced

Tuesday, 11/08/2011 22:48  |  by Erin Payne


Last Chance to Register For Nov. 10 Green Jobs Award Event

Thursday, 11/03/2011 12:57  |  by Erin Payne

Join us as we announce the 2011 Green Jobs Award Winners on November 10 in New York at the award reception from 6-8 pm.

Green Jobs Award 2010 Winning Companies Show That Innovation Leads to Growth

Friday, 08/26/2011 12:48  |  by Erin Payne


Inc. Magazine recently released their list of top entrepreneurial leaders from across the country. This group represents the nation’s top 500 fastest-growing private companies.

New SJF Report Links Employee Engagement to Better Business Performance

Thursday, 07/21/2011 12:04  |  by Anne Claire Broughton

New SJF Report Links Employee Engagement to Better Business Performance

Ten Great People Practices That Help Companies Thrive

Brookings Releases Green Jobs Assessment

Thursday, 07/14/2011 12:16  |  by Anne Claire Broughton

The definition of a "green job," until recently, has been a moving target, defined in different ways in various regions across the U.S., but always promising to play a role in economic revitalization.

Impact Economy Convening Held at White House

Monday, 07/11/2011 12:18  |  by Anne Claire Broughton

SJF Executive Director Bonny Moellenbrock was pleased to attend the first-ever White House convening on the impact economy last month. SJF Institute board chair Cathy Clark was also present, speaking on a panel about breaking down policy barriers  during this all day conversation between investors, philanthropists, entrepreneurs, and executives and policymakers about the emerging impact economy.

President Obama Announces Green Jobs Initiative

Wednesday, 06/15/2011 13:01  |  by Erin Payne


Momentum for green jobs continues to build; today is deadline for Green Jobs Award

President Obama announced the Better Buildings Initiative Monday during a visit to NC’s Cree, a leading manufacturer of energy efficient LED lighting systems that employs 1,900 people in Durham. The new initiative will put construction wor