While hard work and ambition can make the dream of running a business a reality, they may not always be enough to remain sustainable or cost-effective when trying to grow and expand that business. Administrative responsibilities such as payroll, benefits, human resources, risk management, and compliance can create time and...
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Here are the Top Dozen Oil & Gas stories for June 26, 2017, taken directly from the @GDBlackmon Twitter Feed: Great idea.: South Texas congressman launches oil and gas caucus with Eagle Ford allies  via @SABizJournal He's been doing that for 2 years now.: Trump to Call for U.S. ‘Dominance’ in...
Marty Durbin - In The Oil Patch
Marty Durbin is the president of the US Chamber of Commerce's Global Energy Institute, specifically the global energy Institute. Today he joins us on In The Oil Patch Radio Show! Kym Bolado : Marty, you live in D C here, we witnessed lines like back in the 70s of people hurrying to...
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Waking the sleeping giant, the Biden administration and card-carrying democrats have decided to redirect attention from the coal sector and channel it fully on the oil and gas industry, all in the name of climate change. Having once been the major source of power generation for decades, coal faltered...
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Here are the Top Dozen Oil & Gas stories for April 4, 2017, taken directly from the @GDBlackmon Twitter Feed (that’s me):   The rigs keep coming, and jobs come with them.:  The Oil And Gas Situation: The Rigs Just Keep On Coming via @forbes  #oil #gas #energy #fracking #trump Cool.: #Oil...
10 Things You Should Know About Oil and Gas Today The Big Story The June contract for West Texas Intermediate (WTI) was crashing towards single digits on Monday, just a week after we saw prices on the May contract fall into negative territory. As of this writing, WTI was selling for...
OPEC & COVID-19 - In the Oil Patch
OPEC and COVID-19 (coronavirus) are the talk today with David Blackmon on this weeks special 2 part In The Oil Patch Radio Show! Speaker 1: (00:00) And welcome to In the Oil Patch radio show. I'm your host, Kym Bolado. Today, we have a great show lined up for you. We...
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Las Colinas-based Pioneer Natural Resources announced the layoffs of 230 employees on Tuesday, including 160 at the company's headquarters, and 70 field employees located in the company's Permian Basin operations. The layoffs represent the first such move in the company's recent history, though they come just a few months...
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We've talked a lot in recent issues of Shale Magazine about the fact that the Permian Basin in West Texas and Southeast New Mexico is currently undergoing a tremendous boom in oil and gas activity.  We've also pointed out that other oil shale basins, like the Eagle Ford in...
Paul Takahashi reports in the Houston Chronicle that 18 upstream oil and gas companies filed for bankruptcy protection during the second quarter of this year.
It is widely stated that if one does not like the weather in the South, just wait an hour because it will change. Mirroring the sentiment, the Biden administration deviated from its climate-first mantra and backed PennEast and its $1 billion natural gas pipeline. Shocking spectators from both sides of...