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Capturing margin opportunities in oil and gas refining

– Downstream oil and gas industry players are used to market shifts. The key is taking advantage when they occur.

The conundrum of new complex refining investments

– Refiners continue to invest in complex refining capacity despite highly volatile margins and generally low light-heavy differentials.... Why?

Adopting a through-cycle approach to talent management

– Instead of dealing with talent shortage, many oil and gas companies are now juggling a surplus of labor. Rapid performance management... systems can help address near-term workforce needs as well as build stronger organizations.
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Peering into energy’s crystal ball

– McKinsey’s predictions were broadly on target in 2007. Here’s how things could turn out during the next eight years.

Lower oil prices but more renewables: What’s going on?

– Why the renewables sector is more resilient than ever.

Capturing value from M&A in oil and gas: Implications for integration

– M&A may help address challenges facing oil and gas companies in today’s low oil price climate. We identify seven best... practices in planning and execution that are essential to capturing full value from M&A.

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