Oil-Market Pain Helps Some Industries Recruit Skilled Workers – For Now

Layoffs in the energy sector are helping Alberta’s manufacturers address their own labor pains. But how long can it last, and what can they do when the cycle turns again? More →

A “Reverse Auction” Might Sound Like A Good Idea Right Now. Here’s Why It Isn’t.

Producers are finding major cost savings, but in the end they may be the ones who end up paying for them More →

The Art of (Proxy) War: How Energy Companies Can Prepare for the 2016 Proxy Season

As Sun Tzu once said, ‘Every battle is won before it’s ever fought.’ Here’s how compensation committees in the energy sector can prepare for their next one More →

Gold Companies Are Losing Say-on-Pay Votes. Is the Energy Sector Next?

Two of Canada’s biggest gold companies lost say-on-pay votes in 2015. Will the energy sector start to feel the heat from its own shareholders soon? More →

Who Are the Oil Patch’s Most Underpaid Senior Executives? Here Are Four

Executives from Gear Energy, Epsilon Energy, Kelt Exploration and Spartan Energy make the list More →

The Complete Executive Compensation List: Who Made What in the Energy Sector in 2014

The complete ranking of CEO salaries in the Canadian energy sector More →

How many jobs does a single drilling rig create and where are they?

Drilling rigs are being laid down by the hundreds. How far do the ripples reach? More →