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How to Identify an Informal Mentor
Thursday, April 27, 2017 Mentor-mentee relationships aren't always part of an organized program. There are ways to glean the benefits of a mentor by identifying an informal mentor.

LNG Has Become a White House Favorite for Promoting Energy Jobs
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 Trump's administration is waking up to the potential jobs bonanza offered by the two dozen applications to build LNG export terminals under review.

Tullow Says Promoting CEO To Chairman Best For Company
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 Tullow proposes to appoint its outgoing CEO as chairman.

BLOG: Previous Unite Strike Reps Can Inspire Workers in Current Dispute
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 Unite spokesperson says recent North Sea strike can inspire other offshore workers.

Genel Energy Appoints New Chairman
Monday, April 24, 2017 Genel Energy appoints new non-executive director and chairman with immediate effect.

Ask the Careers Editor: Future Career Paths and Applicant Tracking Systems
Monday, April 24, 2017 In this first installment of the "Ask the Careers Editor" series, we answer questions about planning your future career path and how to make sure your resume passes the applicant tracking system.

Sri Lanka's Oil Firm Workers Call Off Strike Over India Deal
Monday, April 24, 2017 Workers at Sri Lanka's state-run oil firm Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) calls off a strike.

How to Network Like a Pro during OTC
Friday, April 21, 2017 Rigzone's got you covered on how to network during the premier global offshore energy conference.

Texas Adds Thousands of Oil, Gas Jobs in March
Friday, April 21, 2017 Thanks in part to increasing crude oil prices and exploration and production activity in onshore basins, Texas adds more than 3,000 jobs in March.

Total to Invest in UK College Students
Friday, April 21, 2017 Total will help college students at Heriot-Watt University by investing a minimum of $3.2 million (GBP 2.5 million) in the organization over the next 5 years.

KBR, PT Singgar to Provide Staff for Engineering Work After Contract Win
Thursday, April 20, 2017 KBR and PT Singgar Mulia Engineering Consultants will provide local and global personnel to conduct engineering, project and construction management services for Chevron's Indonesian fields.

Bilfinger Secures Over 200 Jobs with BP Contract
Thursday, April 20, 2017 Bilfinger has agreed a new 5-year contract with BP plc to provide maintenance services at 2 of its largest midstream oil and gas terminals in Scotland, securing 210 jobs.

Rookie Mistakes to Avoid on Your First OTC Trip
Thursday, April 20, 2017 Rigzone highlights what not to do on your first trip to the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, Texas.

Threat of UKCS Strike Action Increases
Thursday, April 20, 2017 Strike action within the UKCS is looming. Should they choose to strike, UKCS workers don't have the support of Rigzone readers.

BLOG: Don't Blow It During Your Job Interview
Thursday, April 20, 2017 The oil and gas industry is beginning to ramp up its workforce, and these tips can save you from common interview mistakes when you score face-time with hiring managers.

ExxonMobil, SABIC Pick Corpus Christi Area for Ethane Cracker
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 Corpus Christi-area project would create more than 4,000 direct and indirect jobs during operations, according to ExxonMobil.

BEIS Committee Chair to Step Down
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 The Chair of the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Select Committee, Iain Wright, announces that he will be standing down.

CNOOC CEO Resigns After Less Than A Year In Latest Board Reshuffle
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 CNOOC says chief executive officer Yang Hua has resigned, less than a year after being appointed to the top spot.

So You Want To Start Your Own Oil Company
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Not everyone is cut out for the high risk, volatile reward stakes of an oil and gas start-up, but for those willing to take the bet, now is a good time to try.

Energy XXI Gulf Coast Names New CEO
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Oil and gas producer Energy XXI Gulf Coast taps former Yates Petroleum CEO Douglas E. Brooks as the new head of its company.

Freeport-McMoRan Lays Off More Workers in Houston
Monday, April 17, 2017 Phoenix-based Freeport-McMoRan will be laying off additional staff in Houston as a result of its recent divestitures.

Reformer At Ukraine's State-Run Naftogaz Resigns From Board
Friday, April 14, 2017 A key reformer at Ukraine's Naftogaz announces her resignation on from the state-run firm's supervisory board.

BLOG: Decommissioning Employment Opportunities to Increase in N. Sea
Thursday, April 13, 2017 A look at the job prospects in the North Sea decommissioning sector.

Tillerson Made $27.4 Million Last Year At ExxonMobil
Thursday, April 13, 2017 US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson received compensation worth $27.4 million last year when he was chief executive of Exxon Mobil Corp.

Forgotten Gen Xers: What Motivates the 'Sandwich Generation'
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 Leadership pros answer three questions about the "Sandwich Generation."

What Would the New Guy or Girl Ask?
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 Please share simple, easily answered technical questions that an entry-level oil and gas industry employee would ask.

Shell Employs 92,000 Workers During 2016, Hires 800 Graduates
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 Royal Dutch Shell employed an average of 92,000 workers in more than 70 countries during 2016, the company revealed in its 2016 sustainability report.

Sirius Petroleum Appoints New Chief Operating Officer
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 Sirius Petroleum appoints Peter Gregory as its new chief operating officer.

Chief Executive: Republic of Congo Good Place for Oil Professionals to Work
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 The Republic of Congo has been branded as a good place for oil and gas professionals to work, according to Anglo African Oil & Gas plc (AAOG) Chief Executive, Alex MacDonald.

Bilfinger Salamis Secures Multimillion Dollar Contract, Creates 30 Jobs
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 Oilfield services company Bilfinger Salamis UK secures a multimillion dollar contract with Nederlandse Aardolie Maatschappij B.V (NAM) and Shell UK, which will create over 30 jobs.

EM&I Secures Seadrill MSA, Boosts Employment Opportunities Internationally
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 Oilfield services firm EM&I wins a Master Services Agreement (MSA) with Seadrill, which will help secure jobs in the UK and increase job opportunities in EM&I's African operations.

BP Employs 74,500 People in 2016, Produces 3.3MM Boepd
Monday, April 10, 2017 BP plc employed 74,500 people in 72 different countries in 2016, all of whom helped the company produce 3.3 million barrels of oil equivalent per day, according to a BP statement.

US Jobs Report: Oil, Gas Employment Increases in March
Friday, April 07, 2017 Employment in oil and gas extraction and oilfield services increase in March, according to the latest US jobs report.

The RZ Interview: DrillingInfo CEO Proves Knowledge Is Power
Friday, April 07, 2017 DrillinInfo CEO Allen Gilmer shares challenges, success of producing analytics in oil and gas.

How to Burnish 'Brand You' for the Job Hunt
Friday, April 07, 2017 A personal brand gives you leverage and marketability during your job search, personal brand development and management pro tells Rigzone.

New Initiative Calls for Experienced Oil Pros to Gather in Aberdeen
Thursday, April 06, 2017 A new initiative from Scottish Enterprise and Elevator is calling for experienced oil and gas professionals who have faced redundancy to gather in Aberdeen.

BLOG: North Dakota Best State for Millennials, WalletHub Says
Thursday, April 06, 2017 New analysis by WalletHub finds that North Dakota is the optimal place for millennials to live.

RGU Launches New Online Courses to Help Professional Development
Thursday, April 06, 2017 Robert Gordon University (RGU) launches a new set of online short courses to "help professional development and address skills needs within the oil and gas industry".

Shell Reports 'Good Progress' on Pennsylvania Cracker Site Prep
Thursday, April 06, 2017 Shell expects the project to create up to 6,000 jobs during construction and approximately 600 permanent employee positions during operations.

Unite Repeats Calls for Job Transparency in Wood Group, Amec Deal
Thursday, April 06, 2017 UK union Unite repeats calls for transparency on jobs following the takeover of oil and gas operator Amec Foster Wheeler plc by Wood Group plc.

Jobs for New Hires Open In The Oilfield
Wednesday, April 05, 2017 Labor issues emerging as a key challenge to accelerating oil and gas drilling in North American shale plays.

A Day in the Life of ... Chris Bradshaw, CEO of Era Group
Wednesday, April 05, 2017 CEO Chris Bradshaw shares what it's like to be the head of one of the largest helicopter operators in the world.

Combined Wood Group, Amec Business will Implement Workforce Efficiencies
Wednesday, April 05, 2017 The combined group formed by John Wood Group plc's acquisition of Amec Foster Wheeler plc will implement a number of workforce efficiencies, Wood Group reveals.

BP Increasing Formal Employment Within Mexican Retail Fuels Sector
Tuesday, April 04, 2017 BP is increasing the level of formal employment within the Mexican retail fuels sector, Chris Sladen, BP Mexico country head, said at an oil and gas conference in London.

BLOG: Where Do Oil, Gas Professionals Want to Work?
Tuesday, April 04, 2017 Which locations are at the top of oil, gas workers' lists?

Sky News: BP to Cut About 5 mln Pounds from CEO's Maximum Annual Pay
Monday, April 03, 2017 BP will cut about 5 million pounds ($6.24 million) from Chief Executive Bob Dudley's maximum pay for the next three years in a bid to avoid a shareholder revolt.

Nigeria Oil Tanker Drivers Call Off Strike After Government Pay Deal
Monday, April 03, 2017 Nigerian oil tanker drivers ended a strike over pay and the poor condition of the roads just hours after it began, following a government intervention, ending the threat of fuel shortages developing.

Shell Confirms More Than 200 Workers to be Cut from Norwegian Operations
Monday, April 03, 2017 Royal Dutch Shell plc confirms that more than 200 workers will be cut from its Norwegian operations.

Unite Encourages Ex Oil Pros to Register for TRS, Find Work in Other Areas
Monday, April 03, 2017 UK union Unite encourages former oil and gas workers to register for a free government service that aims to help energy professionals find work in other advanced manufacturing and engineering sectors.

Finding Balance: Industry Looks to Mesh Employer Needs and Worker Desires
Friday, March 31, 2017 HR executives and millennial workers convene to discuss challenges and best paths forward for the oil and gas industry.

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