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Posted by FuelFix.com on 2014-10-26 13:02:57
Oil prices have fallen this year, and that’s causing people in the oil capital to remember a much deeper slump 30 years ago.
Posted by David Holt on 2014-10-20 16:40:11
America is in the midst of an energy boom. We all know this. We also know the positive impact it has had on our nation’s balance sheet. The U.S. is now set to surpass Russia and Saudi Arabia in crude production, and it has already passed the former as the world’s largest producer of natural […]
Posted by Ryan Holeywell on 2014-08-26 14:57:58
A $3.75 million National Science Foundation grant will help researchers at Rice, Texas A&M and the University of Texas investigate commercial applications for their work.
Posted by David Holt on 2014-01-29 17:48:38
When exploring solutions to income inequality policy makers pay close attention to the costs. The cost of healthcare. The cost of food. The cost of child care. The cost of housing. What about the cost of energy? According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2012 the average U.S. family spent over $4,600 or about […]
Posted by David Vaucher on 2014-01-15 11:47:25
This week, help for someone looking for some advice on mentorship!
Posted by David Vaucher on 2013-11-13 08:08:04
Going above and beyond your usual duties to volunteer your time to the broader oil & gas industry is a sure way to be noticed professionally. What if doing so could actually be just as fun and personally rewarding as it is beneficial to your career? It certainly has been for me, so this week I offer my thoughts to a reader asking how to become more involved involved with the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE).
Posted by David Vaucher on 2013-11-06 09:15:07
The subject of networking comes up a lot in this column, and there’s a reason for that: I truly believe that it is THE most important way for both Young Professionals and more experienced ones to grow their career and give themselves options.
Posted by David Vaucher on 2013-10-30 08:45:35
A reader from Thailand wants some advice on whether to carry on their current path, or indeed make a leap not only to higher education, but also an entirely different country.
Posted by Laura Goldberg on 2013-10-03 23:59:20
Oilpro.com, a social network targeting those involved in the oil and gas industry, launched this week.
Posted by David Vaucher on 2013-09-18 12:00:37
It has always frustrated me that the industry keeps relatively quiet following high profile incidents. Rather than take control of the narrative and seize the chance to provide as much clarity as possible, it tends to fall back on itself. This allows other groups to shape events to their advantage, and the damage to the industry’s reputation grows larger and lasts longer.