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The NEM 3.0 Shockwave

The recent introduction of Net Energy Metering 3.0 (NEM 3.0) has sent shockwaves through the solar industry in CA. The consequences are significant, with an anticipated loss of 17,000 jobs and an 80% drop in installation rates. So what are some takeaways from the headlines? Read on to find out. 

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Job Seeker Blog
How to Navigate a Career Change in Renewable Energy 

How to make a successful career change in the industry.  Evaluating Your Long-term Goals and Aspirations in the Industry. First, you need to understand why…

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Jobseeker Blog
A Beginner’s Guide To Interview Colors 

Whether it’s an online or an in-person interview, need to make sure that the first impression you make is a strong one. Because the colors you wear send subliminal messages to the brain, learning the meaning behind them can help convey the right emotions to the interviewer. If you are doing a Zoom interview, consider your background when choosing colors. 

While no color is strictly off-limits, some colors should only be worn as accents. Additionally, jewel tones and pastels are better than bright or neon colors. According to CareerBuilder, 23% of hiring managers recommended blue, and 15% recommended black. Orange was the color most likely to be associated with someone who is unprofessional by 25%.

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Employer Blog
How To Get Specific and Write Effective Job Descriptions 

Setting clear expectations to accurately convey a role’s responsibilities to help both recruiters and job seekers. How Clear Job Descriptions Avoid Misunderstandings Writing a job…

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Job Seeker Blog
Unlocking Career Growth 

Strategies for professional development, and acquiring new skills to aid in career growth. Recognizing The Evolving Nature of Industries In today’s job market, it is…

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Employer Blog
5 Benefits of Working with a Renewable Energy Executive Search Firm

The advantages of working with Peak Demand and our specialized expertise in renewable energy. Targeted Recruitment Strategies A renewable energy executive search firm like Peak…

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Jobseeker Blog
Expert Tips on How to Negotiate Salary Like a Pro

Managing Partner Jon Semingson walks job seekers through practicing negotiation pitches and responses to potential salary questions. Best Tips for Negotiating Salary From a Recruiter…

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Employer Blog
Renewables Market Watch 2023

How is the renewable energy market changing and evolving this year? We interviewed our Managing Partner Jon Semingson and Director of Recruiting Sarah Petersen who…

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Employer Blog
Residential Energy Storage – The Basics

While utility-scale energy storage is getting talked about quite a bit, we don’t hear as much about Residential Energy Storage. What is it, and how…

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