carol McClellandCarol McClelland, PhD, author of Green Careers For Dummies, is one of the nation’s leading green career experts.  Throughout her career, Carol has helped thousands of people find work that matches their values and interests.

Green Careers For Dummies is designed to be a resource for finding your fit in an environmentally responsible job for both those looking to make a career change and recent college graduates.

In addition to writing Green Careers For Dummies, Carol is the Founder and Executive Director of Green Career Central. This online resource center dedicated to providing career guidance, coaching, and resources to clarify the ever-evolving world of green career possibilities for professionals, students, and career counselors.

Carol is driven by three passions:  guiding people to discover fulfilling careers aligned with their values,green-careers-for-dummies learning about innovations that enable people to live, work, and play more sustainably, and marveling at the inspiring wisdom of nature.  Follow Carol on Twitter at: or become a fan on her Facebook page.

Carol has a number of useful free resources for green job seekers. See two of them below:

GET STARTED WITH YOUR GREEN CAREER – If you aren’t sure where to start, what steps to take, or how to figure out where your skills fit within the green economy, Green Careers for Dummies author, Carol McClelland, PhD has a FREE six-day Get Started email series is a great place to start. Each message provides guidance, insights, and direction so you can figure out your next step. Jump start your green career now!  It’s Free >>.

Green Economy Map – Take a look at this visual map to discover over fifty industries that make up the emerging green/clean/sustainable economy. Which segments of the map are you drawn to?