How many of you have known a driller who cycles through helpers like mud through a borehole? How many of you cut your teeth in this business working for a driller who punctuates sentences with f-bombs (directed at you)? Outside of drilling, that’s usually called a toxic work environment. In drilling, it’s too often the unofficial on-boarding process.

Well, in episode 61 of Ask Brock, we have advice for the helpers out there trying to grow as employees while taking abuse from their drillers. In this episode, Brock talks about the high-stakes drilling process, proper leadership from the platform, and the importance of everyone setting expectations for the jobsite with safety and productivity in mind.

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