What is wind energy? Is it viable in the United States? How can it work alongside our Oil and Gas Industry to help us continue to power our nation? These are questions posed by skeptics, critics, and proponents of wind energy. Although it is a fairly well-established industry in Europe, wind energy, and especially offshore […]
Over the past month, we have all witnessed Russia commit heinous crimes against an independent country and have seen the beginning of a string of economic and political sanctions placed upon Russian individuals, and the country. As a result of this conflict, Oil and Gas prices have soared with Brent and WTI rising to unprecedented […]
A couple of words from our leader here at Onward, Nina Spencer, on International Women’s Day. Women deserve to be celebrated, in and out of the workplace, but when I think about being a woman in oil and gas, running a company, I have a whole lot of men to thank. Nina Spencer Every boss […]
Imagine if your last day of work every week was a Thursday? Or, if you could stay in on a Monday and start working on Tuesday? Pretty great right? Businesses, governments, local councils, think tanks, and academics have, for quite some time now, been trying to find new ways to increase productivity in the workplace. […]
Too many options… Which Online Training do you choose? Now a days we don’t even meet our co-workers and employees face to face. Everything is done via a computer screen so why would be expect training to go in a different direction. In general, we love rolling out a CBT to a fill requirement on […]
A lot of work and regulations has been done in the past 5 years around the world to help transition the energy industry into a more sustainable and renewable one. This work at times has felt rushed and unsustainable and although there is no doubt some change is needed, the pace and timing of that […]
These days, the word marketing might be one of the largest umbrella terms in the business environment. From Print, Door to Door, Telephone, Billboard, B2B, B2C, Digital, SEO, Press Advertising, TV advertising, social media advertising, there is a role for everyone and everything in large marketing teams. Marketing a business and an idea can take […]
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Comments Off on The Great Resignation?
We were once concerned in oil and gas about the BIG CREW CHANGE…a situation we felt imminent with retirement of so many highly qualified individuals and those responsibilities falling upon the shoulders of less seasoned personnel. That concern has given way to THE GREAT RESIGNATION. A circumstance that sees the work force reducing itself for […]
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Comments Off on What is happening with these Oil & Gas prices?
The beginning of Fall Over the past few years, the oil and gas markets have seen tumultuous changes due to new regulation, output, and most recently, the Coronavirus pandemic. Despite the lows of 2019 and 2020, oil prices are now seemingly reaching higher points than they have in the past 3-4 years. In the beginning […]
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Comments Off on Employee Spotlight: Ryan Courtney
Continuing on with our series of employee spotlights, this week we are writing about our very own Ryan Courtney. Ryan is our Business Development manager and has been working with us for 8 years. Read ahead for his insight into Onward and the Oil and Gas industry