Archives: August 2013

What’s going on in Houston this Labor Day Weekend?

Labor Day Weekend is here, and there are plenty of fun events going on in Houston.

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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.

Eagle Ford Shale’s success could benefit surrounding Texas communities

Hill Country, an area of Central and South Texas, could benefit from the Eagle Ford Shale region.

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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.

Houston opens Energy Institute High School

Houston recently opened a brand new high school that will prepare students for careers in the energy industry.

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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.

3 ways to succeed in an entry-level position

An entry-level position may not be the job of your dreams, but it's a great way to kick off your career.

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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.

3 exciting events going on in Houston this weekend

The Houston Wedding Showcase is a great place for brides-to-be to find the perfect dress.

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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.