Utilizing MSP Programs to Manage Contingent Workforce in the Oil & Gas Industry

The oil and gas industry faces unique challenges in the changing global landscape, especially when looking to successfully plan for talent planning, talent acquisition, talent management, and compliance. While...

United States: Oil Prices Become a Problem for Steelmakers

A decrease in the demand for U.S. steel is negatively affecting domestic producers and importers. Steelmakers in the United States are quick to blame a spike in the import...

United Kingdom: Continued Cuts to Workforce; Workers Seeking Jobs in Clean Energy Sector

Despite reducing its oil and gas workforce by more than 65,000 jobs in less than two years, U.K. oil and gas industry expects to continue cutting jobs and other...

N. America: Price Drop Causing Continued Oil and Gas Layoffs and Talent Migration

In just over a year, the price of oil per barrel has dropped roughly 60% from June 2014. Last month the price of U.S.-produced West Texas Intermediate hovered in...

Canada: Unemployment on the Rise Due to Retail Job Cuts

The hiring market outlook is more positive in North America, than in South or Central America, for the first time since the economic downturn nearly a decade ago. Impacting...

Malaysia: Oil and Gas Industry Facing More Layoffs

Malaysia’s oil production and reserves have experienced marginal growth in recent years, despite being the second largest producer of oil in South East Asia, and having the fourth largest...

UAE: Look to Global Talent as Oil and Gas Sector Grows

The population of Abu Dhabi is on the rise, with an average annual growth rate of 7.7 percent. This population growth was primarily due to migration as the rate...

Mexico: Congress Approved Energy Reform Opens Oil and Gas Sector to Private Companies and...

The oil and gas industry in Mexico has entered an exciting time. After 76 years of nationalized oil, the Mexican Congress approved an energy reform that opens Mexico’s oil...

Colombia: Continued Engineering Opportunities in Oil and Gas

Colombia remains one of the world’s most unique oil and gas producers. Its government remains highly supportive of the industry and Colombia’s education system continues to train highly skilled...

Netherlands: Oil and Gas Industry to Remain Healthy Despite Diminishing Reserves

The Dutch oil and gas supply industry is one of the top five of the world, behind the USA, the UK, Norway and France. The energy industry contributes to...