Mike Royal is a judge and speaker for the 2019 Experience Energy GRIT Awards and Best Energy Workplaces

This is Life: Living Beyond Blindness

Who is Mike Royal? He holds six (totally blind) world records, among others, in water skiing. He won a bronze medal in the downhill at

Haben Girma keynote speaker for 2019 Experience Energy GRIT Awards and Best Energy Workplaces

Haben Girma: Helen Keller In the Digital Age

Advocate and Activist Haben Girma Muse, incentive, influence, motivation. These are all synonyms for “inspiration” and disability advocate and activist Haben Girma asks that we

GRIT award winner Cherie Fuller

The GRIT Gets Going

We’ve all found ourselves in Cherie Fuller’s shoes. Passionate about our job and company, and envisioning a better way to achieve greater business impact. Do we

Entrepreneurship Shifts Energy

We need to be thinking about the people. We are in a new era that requires more than just talk of technology and policy. We

Challenging the Status Quo

This week in our series Profiles in GRIT, we’re introducing you to Jerri Babin, the vice president of reliability and sales operational strategy for National Oilwell Varco (NOV).

Believing in Yourself and the Power of Collaboration

Next in our series, Profiles in GRIT, we would like you to meet Amy Bowe, a director at Wood Mackenzie, Ltd., a research and consultancy business for the energy, chemicals and extractive industries. 

What GRIT Means to Me

What it means to have GRIT We’re on a mission to find the difference makers…the people, affinity groups and workplaces who are creating the new

Role Models, Mistakes and Words to Live by

Meet Tameka Ramsey, manager of global compliance and ethics at ConocoPhillips. Early in her career, she learned the importance of asking for what you want so