Net Impact

 

At the 24th Net Impact Conference 2016 we saw 2,400 committed change leaders brought together to discuss how to drive positive impact around the world. And just as I felt a few days before at the BSR conference in Manhattan, I left the conference inspired to continue facilitating the career growth of these impact- driven professionals and Masters students.

In the wake of the presidential election, I’ve been thinking a lot about each of us needs to protect and foster our personal commitment to positive change, a commitment that was so prevalent at Net Impact earlier this month. Every one of the speeches and sessions explored tangible ways that our work can have a positive impact on the world and on our communities, including my own joint sessions on Impact Investing and the Sustainability Job Market.

Read More →

 

Making a career switch and searching for “the right job” can be a challenging and nebulous process. Recently, Shannon participated in Net Impact’s webinar on Making the Career Switch: How to Land an Impact Job You Love with Moving World’s CEO Mark Horoszowski. Listen below to dispel some myths about how to find a career that you truly love.

Read More →

 

Networking events can be great opportunities for developing new relationships and broadening business networks, plus they can be fun.

If you’re looking to make a career move into sustainability, corporate responsibility or the impact economy, in-person networking remains the best way to convert potential opportunities into real jobs. There is just no way around that.

Below are a few tips on how you may be able to improve your skills to “work the room.”

Read More →

2015 Net Impact Conference  

In just a few weeks I will be heading across the pond for the 2015 Net Impact Conference in Seattle, Washington from November 5-7. I am so excited for this year’s fantastic line up of events and speakers!

Read More →

net-impact-2014-conference  

Walk of Life’s Shannon Houde will speak at two sessions at the 2014 Net Impact Conference in Minneapolis Minnesota November 6-8, the leading forum for those who want to use their careers to tackle the world’s toughest social and environmental problems. This year’s focus is on breaking boundaries—leaving limits behind, forging unexpected alliances, and exploring creative solutions—to transform the world. Almost 3,000 impact thinkers and doers will converge to learn, share and network—don’t miss out!

Read More →

 

 

I can’t wait to jet across the Atlantic to sunny San Francisco – my hometown – this October.  Aside from replenishing my vitamin D levels in preparation for another grey British winter, I’ll be hosting FOUR sustainability careers workshops between October 25th and 30th.

If you’re plotting your next move up the career ladder and want to know more about the various paths into the corporate responsibility and sustainability world, then join me by following the links below.

Read More →

 

 

Walk of Life’s Shannon Houde will speak at two sessions at the 2013 Net Impact Conference in Silicon Valley on October 24-26, the leading forum for those who want to use their careers to tackle the world’s toughest social and environmental problems. Almost 3,000 impact thinkers and doers will converge to learn, share and network – don’t miss out!

Read More →

Password Reset
Please enter your e-mail address. You will receive a new password via e-mail.