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MENA invests big in wind energy

29 Nov 2022

MENA region is beginning to invest big in wind power projects. In this article, we look at the how this industry is shaping in the region and what countries are leading the way

Saudi Arabia set to be the world’s fastest growing economy and what this means for the talent landscape

15 Sep 2022

According to IMF forecasts, Saudi Arabia is poised to join the trillion-dollar club this year, largely spurred by the global spike in energy prices, especially crude oil. The Kingdom’s economy registered in the first quarter of 2022 a nearly 10 percent increase in GDP, compared to the same period last year. Read on to find out what this means for KSA's thriving talent landscape.

8 ways to have a productive workday

27 Jul 2022

How you approach a typical workday can have a big impact on your productivity. Learn how to make the most of your day.

International Women in Engineering Day 2022: Improving female representation in engineering

23 Jun 2022

For many women all throughout the world, June 23rd is a significant day. This day, which was created for two purposes, is now known as International Women in Engineering Day. First, to recognize the women who have already chosen to study and work in fields connected to engineering. The second goal is to encourage more girls to pursue engineering-related courses and careers, which is in many respects even more crucial.

How AI is transforming the Oil & Gas Industry

13 Jun 2022

Companies in the oil & gas sector face a harder path to decarbonisation that other organisations in the Middle East. Artificial intelligence could be key to solving this – improving efficiency and reducing emissions, while opening opportunities to scale new clean energy offerings. Find out more.

Consultant Spotlight: Veronika Palanska | Renewable Energy market in KSA

13 May 2022

Last week, we sat down with Veronika Palanska, Account Manager – Power and Renewables at Progressive Dubai. Veronika joined us in September 2019. She covers the Renewables, Utilities & Power market. We spoke to her about her take on the renewables market in the Middle East, current and future trends and developments, the road to Saudi Vision 2030 and how Progressive helps support a net zero future. Here’s what she had to say:

5 interview tips to help you ace your renewable energy job interview

14 Apr 2022

Interviewing for a renewable energy job? With the current job market, you'll need to show that you're the best candidate, simply by being prepared. Here are five tips to help you ace the interview.

CV tips to help you land a job in the Renewable Energy sector

05 Apr 2022

Renewables is one of the fastest growing industries in the MENA region. With increased investments in the clean energy sector, its no doubt more and more talent is making a switch to renewables. Here are 6 tips to help you craft your CV.

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How to onboard new employees successfully remotely

13 Jun 2021

During these challenging times, companies are faced with a challenge. How can you create a successful digital onboarding process? We pulled together a few tips to help you out.

Consultant Spotlight: Veronika Palanska | Renewable Energy market in KSA

13 May 2022

Last week, we sat down with Veronika Palanska, Account Manager – Power and Renewables at Progressive Dubai. Veronika joined us in September 2019. She covers the Renewables, Utilities & Power market. We spoke to her about her take on the renewables market in the Middle East, current and future trends and developments, the road to Saudi Vision 2030 and how Progressive helps support a net zero future. Here’s what she had to say:

Why choose contract recruitment?

29 Apr 2020

Contract based employment is very common nowadays, however, many people are unaware of countless details about this type of engagement and what the benefits are. Read more to find out

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5 Tips for Staffing Large-Scale Renewable Energy Projects

01 Feb 2022

Renewable energy projects are often large-scale, but can also be highly complex, with a vast range of tasks. Having the right people in place is crucial to the success of these projects. This article looks at how to plan for large-scale renewable energy projects and how to find the right people.