Career Resources

DC EcoWomen is committed to helping its members in professional development activities such as job searching, financial planning, and networking in DC.  Building these and other skills such as those fostered in our ongoing workshops helps women gain confidence in their personal and professional lives as integrated members of the environmental community.

Please explore our resource pages and feel free to contact us with other questions you may have.

Finding a Job

The job search can be trying at times, but explore our page for some easy hints and resource links to other organizations and listservs for the DC area and beyond.

Salary Negotiation

While this is never an easy topic, follow our step-by-step guide for suggestions on how to make sure and get what you’re worth when being hired.

Networking in DC

We’ve all heard it before: It’s not what you know, but who you know!  Get involved in your field and head to the nearest lecture or happy hour.

Women in Politics

Whether you’re new to the idea or have always wanted to run for an elected office at the local, state, or federal level, learn more about how to be a politician or get more women into decision-making positions.

Green Investing

Being smart about money is important to DC EcoWomen, but this doesn’t just mean squirreling away your earnings until retirement.  What you do with your money can make a statement about the things you value.  Browse our resources and links to learn more about eco-friendly investment options that can help your bank account AND the environment.