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

Imaad Mahfooz is managing principal of Chronos Consulting. Gordon Smith is clinical assistant professor of supply chain management at the University of Houston's Bauer College of Business.
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.

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Andrew Schneider

Business Reporter

Andrew Schneider joined KUHF in January 2011, after more than a decade as a print reporter for The Kiplinger Letter...