Tried and true or try something new

Tried and true or try something new

  The oil industry has been taking a beating in Alberta for months now and there is no end in site. The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) said back in September as many as 35,000 oil patch jobs had been lost and there have been more cuts since...
Sustainability in a wasteful culture

Sustainability in a wasteful culture

When it comes to environmental performance only two countries (USA & Australia) ranked worse than Canada in a 2013 study by the Conference Board of Canada*. The study looked at 17 developed countries and while we performed better in the some areas (water quality,...
Expose yourself – it’s good for business

Expose yourself – it’s good for business

Transparency is one of those key words the business community likes to throw around and has been doing so with great frequency the last few years. If you can master it, your reputation will be solid with your customers, which should help ensure your success. Now, if...
Social responsibility and why its important

Social responsibility and why its important

  We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill. Corporate social responsibility. If you are in the oil and gas industry you have likely heard these three words before. They pop up at most conferences. You see them in...