Bauer Business Focus

Bauer Business Focus: Gordon Smith & Imaad Mahfooz On The Labor Crunch In Oilfield Services

As many as a quarter of all jobs in the U.S. oilfield services industry are going unfilled due to a lack of qualified candidates. Gordon Smith of the University of Houston's Bauer College of Business and Imaad Mahfooz of Chronos Consulting are working to solve the problem. They join Andrew Schneider on this week's installment of the Bauer Business Focus.

This story first aired August 9, 2013.




Andrew Schneider

Andrew Schneider

Business Reporter

Andrew Schneider joined News 88.7 in January 2011. Since arriving in Houston, he has reported on the many changes wrought on the region’s economy by the revolution in domestic oil and gas production. His non-energy reporting runs the gamut from white-collar crime to cattle ranching. His work has aired on...

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