How Millennials can use the Power of Storytelling to Build Trust in Canada’s Energy Industry

Written by Darcy Cosgrove

2016 has not been kind to the energy industry in Canada.  Tumbling prices, stranded product, foreign competition, and hot-button politics have inspired an industry-wide nervousness that even the most experienced professionals cannot shake. In [...]

October 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How Millennials can use the Power of Storytelling to Build Trust in Canada’s Energy Industry

Promote your accomplishments and own your career progression

Written by Rebekah Mohr

There’s a time and place to be humble about your accomplishments – your career progression isn’t one of them.  We trust in our direct supervisors that we will be recognized and rewarded for our [...]

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The Roundup – September 16

Welcome to YWE’s Roundup, our newest addition to the YWE blog. The Roundup will be posted every two weeks and will link to articles that we think will be of interest to our members.  Think of it as your [...]

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Millennial Managers: Waking up the workforce

 

Millennials make up the largest segment of the workforce.  Born between 1980 to 2000, millennials are becoming the next generation of leaders; In the last five years, 87% of millennial works took on managerial roles versus 38% of [...]

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The Roundup – September 2

Welcome to YWE’s Roundup, our newest addition to the YWE blog. The Roundup will be posted every two weeks and will link to articles that we think will be of interest to our members.  Think of it as your [...]

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Skills: Acquire, Develop and Diversify

Written by Andrea Torraville

In a rapidly changing corporate landscape, some job positions are vanishing while new ones are surfacing.  If you asked someone what a SEO Specialist was 5 years ago, they would probably have given you [...]

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The Roundup – August 19

Welcome to YWE’s Roundup, our newest addition to the YWE blog. The Roundup will be posted every two weeks and will link to articles that we think will be of interest to our members.  Think of it as your [...]

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Pipelines 101: How do pipelines work?

Written by Nicole Roche

Historical references about the use of oil and gas can be found as far back as 6,000 B.C. Whether it was used to fuel vehicles, to set stones into jewelry, or to provide heat [...]

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The Roundup – August 5

Welcome to YWE’s Roundup, our newest addition to the YWE blog. The Roundup will be posted every two weeks and will link to articles that we think will be of interest to our members.  Think of it as your [...]

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The end of the old boys club

Written by Miriam Clark

Old boys clubs are a historical part of the Energy industry. Institutions like the Petroleum Club were founded on the idea that social environments are an integral part of the development of professional contacts [...]

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