Labor Day Weekend is here, which means the season will soon be changing, kids are getting ready to go back to school and many professionals in Houston are looking forward to having Monday off. If you haven’t solidified your plans yet and are looking for something to do, you may want to check out these fun events.
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A new infographic created and published by Information is Beautiful gives people the opportunity to truly visualize the rise in data breaches over the past nine years.
Summer may be winding down, but there are still a number of exciting events taking place in Houston each weekend that are fun for the whole family. In this post, we’ll take a look at what’s going on this weekend.
It’s no secret that the Eagle Ford Shale region in Texas makes up a significant part of the Lone Star State’s economy, creating a plethora of jobs and bringing in a large sum of money each year. But, according to an article published by San Antonio Express-News on Monday, August 20, this economic prosperity doesn’t have to be limited to areas where oil and gas are produced.
Interviewing for a job is undoubtedly a stressful process, but there are steps you can take to guarantee that you’re prepared when the time comes.
On Wednesday, August 14, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) sent an email to its employees alerting them that hackers may have gained access to some of their personal information.
Houston is known for its booming oil and gas industry and the opportunities it creates for individuals in the local workforce. To better prepare the next generation of employees in this field, the Lone Star State has created The Energy Institute High School — a new partnership between the Houston Independent School District and the energy industry.
Are you looking for something to do in Houston this weekend? If so, you’ll be happy to hear that the following exciting events will be going on this Saturday and Sunday.
It’s been an exciting few weeks at the Houston Zoo. According to the facility’s official blog, a tiny pygmy marmoset was born in the Natural Encounters building on July 27 — weighing in at only 36 grams.
In this post, we’ll take a look at some tips job candidates can keep in mind during a Skype interview.
A recent survey released by Semper Secure, a Virginia-based organization whose mission is to educate, engage and promote all aspects of cyber security, reveals valuable insights into the mind of professionals in this growing, lucrative field.
With the oil and gas industry in Texas’ Eagle Ford Shale region continuing to grow at a steady pace, there becomes the need for businesses in other fields to support these large infrastructures and their demands.
Whether you reside in the Houston area or are just visiting, you’ll be happy to hear that there are several great events going on this weekend in this Lone Star State city.
Though it may not be the job of your dreams, taking on an entry-level position is the best way to kick off your career, make connections and gain valuable experience in your newly chosen field. With this in mind, here’s a look at a few ways that you can succeed in this kind of situation.
A recent article from Quartz points out that we as a society are beginning to rely more and more on the internet to control different parts of our personal lives — thus opening ourselves up to the threat of cyber crime on a much smaller, yet just as insidious, level.
In a press release published on Monday, August 5, Paradigm Oil and Gas, Inc., an emerging company in the oil and gas industry, announced that it had purchased a majority interest of CAM Trucking and Well Service, a business that provides oil drilling rigs, salt water removal, bulldozing and pumping solutions.
Getting laid off from a job can be a life-altering event, but it doesn’t have to be the end of the world. Here are some tips to follow when you’re in between jobs.
In addition to its healthy economy and the large number of energy and information technology jobs in Houston, this Lone Star State city has a rich culture that appeals to people of all ages. Whether you’re a young adult fresh out of college or in the midst of raising a family, there are always plenty of great activities going on here.
According to oil and gas news website Rigzone, the “energy industry in Texas is growing at a modest but stable pace,” based on Texas Petro Index (TPI) statistics.