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The Countdown Begins

Since the haiku challenge I regularly do on Sundays isn’t up this week, I figured now was a good time to take stock of How Things Look. 153 more words

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Keep your eyes on the (odd)ball.

Oddball with eyeballs. Something’s definitely fishy here!  Looks like a pretty serious conversation.  No one’s keeping a stiff upper lip, but there are certainly some stiff lower ones.

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Over Coffee (17)

If we were having coffee, it’d be a quiet hour over coffee and idly watching the weather. I’ve sort of run out of things to talk about, since I have a pile of secret things to not discuss until they’re more solid. 125 more words

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Even if oil prices rise, Canadian oilfield services must drill deeper for margins

Yager: Even if oil prices rise, Canadian oilfield services must drill deeper for margins

By David Yager

Sept. 23, 2016, 1:46 p.m.

http://www.jwnenergy.com/article/2016/9/yager-even-if-oil-prices-rise-canadian-oilfield-services-must-drill-deeper-margins/

When it comes to oilfield services (OFS), it’s not unreasonable to say Dave Lesar, the chief executive officer of the world’s second-largest operator, speaks for everyone. 737 more words

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Vignette (2)

The shop is tiny, the very definition of a hole-in-the wall – at least, assuming there is a wall. People huddle together, each staring at a smartphone or with headphones on. 202 more words

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Mining forum aims to boost number of women in industry

  • 22 Sep 2016
  • The StarPhoenix
  • ALEX MACPHERSON

Mining forum aims to boost number of women in industry

About a quarter of the people who work in Saskatchewan’s mining sector are women — more than double the national average, but not good enough, according to the organizers of a conference aimed at attracting more women to the industry. 348 more words

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