Built to Thrive: Leveraging Your Workplace Community

Written by Erin Madro

When the going gets tough, we often have no choice but to put our heads down and get through it. But what do we do when it's been two-and-a-half years since the oil crisis first started [...]

April 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Built to Thrive: Leveraging Your Workplace Community

Featured Content: Have Women been Sold a Bill of Goods?

 

On Friday, March 3, 2017, Young Women in Energy (YWE) partnered with Accenture for the fourth year in a row for their annual International Women's Day Celebration event. The morning consisted of a keynote by Canadian rower, Silken Laumann; a [...]

March 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Featured Content: Have Women been Sold a Bill of Goods?

Pipelines Continued: What impact do proposed pipeline projects have on Canadians?

Written by Jillian Johnson

In today’s socially conscious world, the development of new pipeline projects has become extremely controversial. The first two articles in this series focused on how pipelines work and what products they move; the third [...]

March 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Pipelines Continued: What impact do proposed pipeline projects have on Canadians?

How to Unstick Your Job Search

Written by Cheryl Hooper

Searching for a new job can be tough, especially if the search drags on for months on end. If you find yourself staring at job posting sites, discouraged and unmotivated, it’s likely you’re at your wits [...]

February 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Mental Health During the Downturn in Industry

Written by Tara Sherstabetoff

Over the past two years the Albertan energy sector has been faced with a crippling downturn, one of the worst many people in the industry have ever seen. With over 60,000 energy professionals unemployed and Alberta now having the highest unemployment rate in Canada at 9%, [...]

January 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|2 Comments

The Roundup – December 10

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The new year is nearly here – are you ready?

It’s the end of another year (and one that many are happy to see the backside of).  Year-end provides opportunity to reflect on the successes and challenges of the last [...]

December 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Roundup – December 10

YWE Lightning Talks Summary: Energy’s Future – Blueprints for 2030

Written by Caroline Byczynski

On November 24th, YWE hosted a discussion on the future of the energy industry at the beautiful St. Louis Hotel. The 'Lightning Talks' format consisted of 5-10 minute pitches about topics relevant to transitioning to a new [...]

December 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on YWE Lightning Talks Summary: Energy’s Future – Blueprints for 2030

Resilience: A Core Competence of Today’s Great Leaders

Written by Kate Evans

As the festive decorations and holiday lights go up at this time of year, and the thoughts of closing out the year draw ever closer, it is important to reflect on the year and take stock [...]

December 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Resilience: A Core Competence of Today’s Great Leaders

The Roundup – October 26

Having it all: Is it the dream, or a nightmare?

A new survey says that most working mothers would prefer to stay home and take care of their family to working outside of the home. Bummer, since so [...]

November 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Roundup – October 26

Pipelines Continued: What products do oil and gas pipelines move?

Written by Nicole Roche

Energy is imperative to our daily lives. It fuels transportation needs, heats our homes and work places, helps power our hospitals and schools. Opposition to pipeline development has garnered a lot of [...]

November 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Pipelines Continued: What products do oil and gas pipelines move?
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