Welcome to Episode 75 of Suncast!

Did you check out the last Suncast episode? It's with Scott Sullivan

While networking is a natural part of the career advancement process, there is another key element that is often overlooked - recruitment. 

Today, we're going to have a closer look at the process of building your ideal team or career with the help of one of the best recruiters I know in the solar industry. Chris Turzo has represented some of the world’s top leaders across the cleantech industry and has helped build some of the most effective teams in the business.

Tune-in as we discuss these topics:

  • The steps to consider both on the hiring and candidate side of the equation.
  • How to find the right recruiter.
  • The 3 fundamentals of a successful venture.
  • Chris's developmental approach to recruiting. 
  • The personality assessments Chris recommends for companies and candidates to find the right fit.
  Chris Turzo (right) is a leading cleantech recruiter & coach.

  Chris Turzo (right) is a leading cleantech recruiter & coach.

Chris has represented some of the world’s top leaders across the cleantech industry and has built the teams leading some of today's top cleantech firms. He is an active seed investor in Silicon Valley start-ups, a member of several boards and a passionate team builder. He founded the firm out of a deep commitment to sustainability and integrity. 

Links & Resources:

Find more about Chris here: christurzo.com

Find Chris on LinkedIn

Email Chris: chris@christurzo.com

DISC Assessment - https://discprofile.com/what-is-disc/overview/ 

Enneagram - https://www.enneagraminstitute.com/type-descriptions/ 

Leaders are Readers Recommended Book: 

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People - Stephen Covey

High Performance Habits - Brendan Burchard

Go-to reads for current trends: NYTimes, Economist, GTM

Brendan Burchard's Goal Structuring System:

About the Host of SunCast:

Nico Johnson is the creator and host of SunCast, a regular conversation with Solar Industry professionals who are leading in emerging solar markets. The content of the show is geared towards listeners looking for insights on where the markets are headed, how to position themselves or their companies, and what today's market leaders do to stay ahead of the pack.

Nico is a 10-year veteran of the solar industry, having led development in the US and Latin America for global companies like Trina Solar and Conergy.  He served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Guatemala and is considered one of the market's leading experts on solar PV expansion in the region.

Nico can be reached on Linked In https://www.linkedin.com/in/nickalus

or by email nico@mysuncast.com