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Old Nov 5, 14, 5:14 pm
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Originally Posted by mandolino View Post
Me too. I've been through a lot of booms and busts in the last 35 years and right now with Brent Crude tumbling toward $80 and below companies are shedding expensive consultants as fast as they can.
The company I consult with right now is expanding so it's not as bad. In fact, they just this week signed me for another year.

But I understand your pain. In the late 90s when oil plunged I was working in Kazakhstan and Urals Blend dropped to $7/bbl. Management sent everyone on my team home, except me, and I was tasked with jerry-rigging some processes together that would hold them through the down turn.

I love $100 oil.
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