Oil Spill Cleanup Will Mean New Jobs for Many

The recent BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico continues to dominate the headlines. The cleanup effort will be ongoing and the damage the accident has caused will need to be assessed for a long time to come. As we move through the process of recovering from the catastrophe, one thing is sure: Many people with various skills will be needed to manage the outcomes of the spill. Which means new jobs in the near future and for several years to come.

I spoke with Stephen Hinton, Managing Director of Hinton Human Capital to learn more about how the recent spill may influence the job market.