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Experience: Our Way of Evaluating Landmen is Hurting our Industry

A demon that has always been lurking in the corner in our business is how we decide how much someone is worth.  Think about the last time you recommended someone to your supervisor.  The first question they asked was probably “How many years of experience does he/she have?”.  Occasionally you’ll get the “send me their […]

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Landman Certifications – RL, RPL, CPL

Let’s first get on the same page. I’m not talking about attending a certificate program, I’m also not talking about getting certified by some organization other than the AAPL. I’m talking about certifications that are available from the AAPL by completing all the requirements.  There are three certifications available: arrow-right RL – Registered Landman arrow-right […]

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AAPL – Joint Operating Agreements Class

I recently attended a seminar called Joint Operating Agreements, Exploration and Participation Agreements, hosted by the AAPL, taught by Dorsey Roach, CPL.  Not having much direct experience with these type of agreements, other than reading them, I assumed that I stood to learn quite a bit.  I was pleasantly surprised by the 2-day course, and found […]

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