Excluding companies for social and environmental reasons doesn’t necessarily produce real impact, especially for racial inequality.

As a white, 30-something woman who only recently started to save for retirement, I felt late to investing when I opened my first Etrade.com account in August 2020. I deposited some money and started exploring my options. But apart from a few sectors that I’d decided to rule out —…

I’m a full-time content marketing writer for sustainable businesses and I find the work I do fascinating. I want to tell you why.

When I started doing SEO keyword research in Ahrefs two years ago, I had writing assignments that ranged from explainers on conscious consumerism to listicles on ways…

The phrase #buildbackbetter is everywhere right now. Joe Biden is using it to describe his proposed stimulus package. A variation on it, #rebuildbetter, has been used by the US solar industry in a joint letter to congress asking for an extension of the Solar Tax Credit. And, of course, it’s…

Language shapes how we think about issues in our world. Choosing the right words to center our discussions matters. This is why The Guardian chose to update its style guide for climate change last year:

Instead of “climate change” the preferred terms are “climate emergency, crisis or breakdown” and “global…

Here is my step-by-step process for using Upwork to your advantage.

Upwork is a platform which connects freelancers to job posters. The job posters are businesses or individuals who request work in a variety of fields from computer programming to translation. …

A new report by the University of California Berkeley Goldman School of Public Policy outlines a feasible plan for 90% decarbonization of the energy grid by 2035 in the US.

90% Decarbonization is not unrealistic

So, what this means is the entire bulk energy grid would derive from the following sources: renewable energy (primarily wind…

Why your green job search should start on Climatebase.

Where are green jobs and climate change jobs?

If you’ve ever searched for a “sustainability” job or a “climate change” job on Indeed or ZipRecruiter, you may have been disappointed. Some of the jobs linked to these keywords are available at companies whose core function serves the fossil fuel economy.

For example, I typed in the search terms…

Last week, climate twitter had a heyday sharing this remark: “climate change needs to hire coronavirus’s publicist.” That’s because governments around the world are responding to the coronavirus with sweeping aid packages, bail-outs and awareness-spreading messaging. …

Remember when the milkman would deliver milk to everyone’s doorsteps in the neighborhood? Okay, let’s face it, you’re probably too young to remember that. But maybe your parents or grandparents told you about it.

Now that our waste crisis is mounting, many companies are considering ways to go back to…

Just as we’ve evolved over time to embrace single use design, now we face the challenge to transform business as usual to lead to more eco-friendly consumption models. That’s where the circular economy comes in.

In this blog post, you’ll learn about five brilliant circular economy examples that will broaden…

Erica Eller

#Sustainability storyteller and content marketer | Portfolio: https://ericaeller.com | Newsletter: https://sustainability-traffic.ghost.io/ | Message me!

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