Entelligent is a website for the smart investor interested in energy trading, the U.S. energy industry, and ESG (environmental, social, and governance) investing. As a member of our exclusive paid contributor network, you will be at the forefront of Entelligent’s mission, unearthing cutting-edge research and creating commentary on the intersection of energy, business, and the environment.
Specifically, we are seeking three types of contributors: Journalists/Bloggers, Business Analysts, and Scientists.
As an Entelligent Journalist, you will unearth the latest, most intriguing market focused news at the intersection of the US energy industry and financial investment. Your news coverage will provide Entelligent users with investment ideas and key insights on trends within the energy industry and their impact on the global economy and marketplace.
We're looking for two types of submissions
As an Entelligent Financial Analyst, you will unearth the latest, most intriguing energy sector news from the perspective of business and investment. Your analysis will help provide Entelligent users with the necessary market, business, and financial insights they need to identify new investment opportunities, develop new strategies, and strengthen their portfolios.
We're looking for two types of submissions
As an Entelligent Scientist, you will help provide insight into cutting-edge environmental and technology research. Your article will help provide Entelligent users with the insight they need to understand our changing world and how they can adjust their investment portfolio to reflect their values and improve their performance.
We're looking for two types of submissions
If you think you have a story that will enlighten, challenge, and surprise our readers, send a completed draft or a well-developed pitch to email@example.com.
A detailed and well-developed pitch is one that includes an overall message or thesis and explains how it relates to current corporate news and/or analysis.
A completed draft for review will accommodate the guidelines in this document and will connect corporate news and analysis to investment threats and opportunities. This draft will define the topic’s importance and include outside insight (if applicable) that is up to date and lends further insight to thesis. All submitted drafts should include a list or mention of companies relevant to subject or industry. All data will be up to date, will be sourced accordingly, and will include hyperlinks. Submitted drafts should present a logical explanation or take-home message for the material/text provided.
Revision No. 2, Dated August 18, 2015
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