I remember when Kermit the Frog first sang “It’s not easy being green.” It was such a sad song. Much later, it was actually sung at Jim Henson’s funeral. It is amazing how things have changed – green is now where it is happening.
At our search firm, we have started a whole new sub practice for this category. What surprises me is how many people already have some chops in green and do not merchandise it on their resume. For example:
- I talked to two people in Detroit who work in hybrids and neither pointed that out in their experience.
- I spoke last year to some candidates in Ohio who were involved in batteries/power trains for future cars. They saw their work as …