25 08, 2014

The Unseen Economic Benefits of the American Shale Oil Boom

At dusk, living things start to wake up across the landscape – workers, locals, as well as the flora and fauna. As they rise from their slumber, the numerous gas flares that pepper the terrain illuminate whatever the morning sun has yet to reach. Shaking off a fresh layer of dew and finding itself spurred […]

21 08, 2014

5 Must-eat Dining Spots in Victoria, TX

Victoria is a gem of a town when it comes to southern Texas history and culture. Situated just a couple hours from all of Texas’ major urban hubs – Corpus Christi, Houston, San Antonio, and Austin – Victoria is known as the crossroads town of the state, and that status surely shows through in the […]

19 08, 2014

The Economics of the Bakken Oil Boom

Since the Bakken oil boom began way back in 2006, the landscape throughout North Dakota has changed considerably. Despite the severe recession that began in 2009, which has caused financial turmoil throughout the nation and continues to still, the economy of the Bakken region has grown and thrived with an astonishing intensity. In fact, North Dakota has […]

12 08, 2014

8 Ways to Make Business Travel More Bearable for Parents and Kids Alike

Striking a balance between work and family can be one of the most trying aspects of daily life. Caring for your family and spending time with them is always an extremely high priority, but maintaining a career is another important responsibility that demands a lot of attention, especially in this day and age. As […]