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{Green Careers} Recap: Diversity in Green—A Panel Discussion with Green Professionals and Diversity Exper...

Griffith believes that if you want to change the culture, you have to step forward and take responsibility. “I’ve taken on that role myself.” She is actively engaged with community groups that advocate for women and minorities, such as Women in Construction, and Green Jobs, which promotes energy efficiency in underserved communities. “The bottom line is I made it happen when it wasn’t really available or easy.” Jung added that this kind of commitment is particularly salient when it comes to pay equity for women. “Women don’t ask for raises and promotions and don’t negotiate for a competitive salary going in. If you want to move the ball for everybody, you have to be the one to ask for the raise.” Bushby underscored the importance of such a proactive stance: “Women represent half the population and 70 per cent of the poor. The U.S. is lagging behind other countries in pay e...

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