“Coding is the English of Tomorrow,” Kayrros President Antoine Rostand’s Advice to YPs
Rostand on the challenges of starting a new company, what role alternative and big data will play in oil and gas, and how young professionals can adapt to the volatile industry.
An Interview With Entrepreneur Jamie Glas: A Young Petroleum Engineer Who Designs Women's Safetywear
Twenty-something Jaime Glas is not your typical young professional. An accomplished petroleum engineer in her own right, she has boldly ventured into the market of women’s fire-retardant clothing, launching her first line of coveralls earlier this year.
From Engineer to Entrepreneur: Some Do’s and Don’ts
The author shares the lessons he learned during his transitioning from being an engineer to becoming an entrepreneur.
Entrepreneurs’ Economics: Key Lessons From YP Entrepreneurs
The oil and gas industry is a veritable breeding ground for those who want to make the dream of entrepreneurship a reality. However, this dream cannot be achieved without a significant amount of personal risk and hard work
The Young Professional’s Guide to Continental Savvy: Energy Entrepreneurship Worldwide
This article takes you to three continents -- North America, Asia, and Africa -- each with a story that shows how rooted in geography and how varied energy entrepreneurship can be.
Whither Enterprising Young Exploration and Production Professionals?
Insight into India's oil and gas history, entrepreneurship, and his own success from Raj Kanwar, founder of SK Oilfield Company.
Young Professionals Speak: What It Takes to Succeed as an Entrepreneur
TWA staff provide an overview of how two young professional entrepreneurs became successful.
Amjad Bseisu, Chief Executive Officer, Enquest, and Chairman of the Board, Enviromena Power Systems
Amjad Bseisu, CEO at Enquest discusses the energy business and his entrepreneurial career in oil and gas.
Advice to a Young Entrepreneur: The Way Ahead Interviews Established Entrepreneurs
Established entrepreneurs Ricardo B. Levy and Howard Rosen of Stanford University share advice on becoming a young entrepreneur.
Discover a Career as a Young Entrepreneur in Oilfield Services
CEO Brandon Hayes talks about what he's learned as a young leader helping revitalize Drillchem Drilling Solutions, an oilfield services company.
Entrepreneurship in YPs: What Does It Take?
Two YPs discuss how they became entrepreneurs, their success, and the biggest challenges they faced in starting their own business.
Living on the Edge: The Cutting Edge
Tim Duggan discusses his serial entrepreneurship and how it brought him to his current venture developing software for oil and gas. He also discusses the success factors for an entrepreneur
Hitting Home Runs
Allison Lami Sawyer discusses how transferring technology from medicine to oil and gas led her to start her own company, and the challenges and rewards along the way.
Entrepreneurship and Oil and Gas
Despite long time horizons and huge capital requirements, there are entrepreneurship opportunities in oil and gas. Even if going it alone isn't for you, you don’t necessarily have to be an entrepreneur to be entrepreneurial and contribute new ideas and directions to your company.
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