A renewable energy MBA can help put you in a position where you can find solutions to energy problems such as rising gas prices and reliance on foreign oil. The push to find green energy sources has resulted in an increased number of renewable energy jobs. In fact, Obama’s New Energy Plan for America promises to create five million new energy jobs.
Maryke Luijendijk-Steenkamp is the Director of Marketing & Admissions at Rotterdam School of Management - Erasmus University in the Netherlands. She has several years of experience working with MBA applicants. In this interview, Luijendijk-Steenkamp discusses MBA trends she has observed recently such as an increased interest in sustainability amongst MBA applicants as well as a rise in the number of female MBA applicants.
Do you have a great idea that could help the environment? A sustainable MBA can help you turn this idea into reality by giving you the skills needed to run a green business or social enterprise. You may be wondering, however, what is meant by the term sustainable.