A revised and updated second edition of Profession and Purpose: A Resource Guide for MBA Careers in Sustainability by EDGE managing director Katie Kross was released in July 2014 by Greenleaf Publishing. Katie is a frequent speaker and contributor on the topic of sustainability career trends.
The book highlights insights gained from interviews with MBA alumni and employers working careers in fields including corporate sustainability, clean energy, social entrepreneurship, impact investing, sustainable real estate, sustainability consulting, and other disciplines. In the book’s foreword, Liz Maw, CEO of the global Net Impact organization says, “Katie’s updated book has come to help a growing mass of job seekers who care about careers with impact.”
Katie works with MBA students at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business, where she manages academic and extracurricular programming related to the intersection of energy, environment, and business.
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