Category Archives: Employer Blog

The New Workplace – How To Adapt

The workplace has changed due to the pandemic among other reasons, and some work trends are here to stay like remote work, zoom meetings, and mental health support. Because offices and their policies might look different in the post-COVID years, here are simple tips and information to help you adapt to the new workplace.  Remote…

What’s Up With Wind Energy

We talk a lot about Solar energy on this blog, but something we haven’t really covered is Wind, so we’re here to walk you through the basics like how it works and what it means for the future of renewable energy.  The Basics   Wind power is the third-largest source of electricity generation capacity in the…

The Solar Tariff Situation

Likely by now, you have heard about the decision from the Department of Commerce to investigate the solar panels that are imported from Southeast Asia. While this is a major blow to the Solar industry, here’s what happens now, and what we can hope for in the future. Right Now – Things Aren’t Looking GoodJust…

What Exactly are EVs?

EVs or electric vehicles are lower in fuel cost and better for the environment. With possible incentives coming to expand the EV and battery market, let’s go over the basics and our thoughts on where the industry is heading.     The Basics   EV is a catch-all term for any car that is powered by electricity, not…

Greenwashing – When Sustainability is on Trend

Green is the new black when it comes to business. From planting trees to recycling bottles, sustainability is the newest trend for organizations. So what is it, and how can companies make good on going green?  What is Greenwashing? Greenwashing is when an organization claims to be sustainable or claims to hold eco-friendly practices but…

What is Wokewashing – And Why Is It Toxic?

Organizations planning to hire Millennial and Gen-Z employees may use tactics like faking “wokeness” to gain trust and prestige, so why do these organizations keep doing this, and what is it in the first place? What is Wokewashing?  Wokewashing is when an organization pretends to have progressive views on things like diversity and inclusion, or…

What Does “Build Back Better” Mean For Solar?

The “Build Back Better” Infrastructure bill has yet to pass the Senate, but would mean more funds and incentives for the renewable energy industry, and specifically Solar. So what is the bill, why is it so important to Renewables that it get passed, and what would it mean for the Solar Industry?  Why Is This…

Your Interview Process

We need to talk about your interview process. Things are changing fast in the hiring market, and organizations have to adapt. You can’t tell a candidate no or ghost them and expect them to be standing there when you change your mind in 3 weeks. So how should organizations streamline and improve their interview process? …

2021 in Review and Predictions for Hiring in 2022

2021 has been a year where things have begun to get back to normal, but the lasting effects of 2020 have changed the hiring market for the foreseeable future. As we come to the end of this year and look to the next, here are our predictions for the new year and look back on…

How The Supply Chain Stole Christmas

The distributions in the supply chain have affected every industry including Solar. So what’s happening and will it be changing anytime soon?   What’s Happening   It’s not just consumer products that are feeling the pinch in our global supply chain. The Solar industry is one of the many industries being affected by supply chain disruptions due…