iPhone Safety Feature

05-Apr-2018

By: David Gravois

Wherever you are in the world, there is likely access to some sort of emergency service for police, medical, or fire help. Different locations have different call numbers for emergency services. Instead of having to know the local emergency service number, or waiting to be redirected from the number you've just called (like 911), you can be directly connected to the emergency number wherever you are using a shortcut on your iPhone. Read More...

Lucas Comeaux's Work Ethic Started at 13-Years Old

08-Mar-2018

By: David Gravois

On February 20, Lucas Comeaux, general manager of control systems celebrated 23 years with the automation group. The strong work ethic that got him where he is today started on a farm when he was just 13-years old. Lucas and his brother spent long days pushing a small aluminum boat through flooded rice fields checking crawfish traps for $2.50 an hour, which was nice spending cash for a boy with no bills. Read More...

Scholarships

02-Mar-2018

By: The Pipeline

Scholarships aren't just for whiz kids. They're not just for athletic prodigies. And they're also not just for the lucky few. The truth is: there are scholarships out there for everyone. Here are a few available specifically in the South Louisiana Bayou Region. Read More...

Tech Tips for Google Search

16-Feb-2018

By: David Gravois

Google Search’s learning curve is an odd one. You use it every day, but still all you know is how to search. But the search engine has plenty of tricks up its sleeve. Here’s an overview of some of the most useful Google search tricks, from basic tips to new features just recently released. Read More...

A Simple Way to Remove the Background of an Image

01-Feb-2018

By: David Gravois

Removing the background of an image within a presentation or document can make a big difference when it comes to aesthetics. This week’s tech tip will teach you how to remove the background of an image in a few clicks within Microsoft PowerPoint and Word. You will also learn how to use the different layout options within Microsoft Word, so you can choose how your image interacts with the text surrounding it. Read More...

The Pipeline Continues to Grow

03-Jan-2018

By: David Gravois

A little over two years ago, this e-newsletter was created as a way to inform and engage our employees. Today, it has grown into a dynamic tool that has been viewed by readers in 54 countries, engages new and existing customers through social media shares, and continues to be an important tool in increasing Danos' reach and brand awareness. Read More...

Microsoft Outlook Out of Office

02-Nov-2017

By: David Gravois

Here's a scenario. A co-worker sends an "out of the office" calendar invite that you accept. You find out later that that invitation you accepted shows that you are out of the office as well. Frustrating right? There is a simple way to invite attendees to an out of the office event without blocking out time on their calendars Read More...

Customize Your Facebook Newsfeed

12-Oct-2017

By: David Gravois

Do you continuously scroll past status updates from people that you barely know? Wouldn’t it be great to cut through the clutter and see updates from your real friends and family members? Well Facebook has this option, but you may not be aware of it. Read More...

Acronym Challenge

03-Oct-2017

By: David Gravois

Think you can tell the difference between a social media acronym and an oil and gas acronym? With so many in both industries, it may be harder than you think. This reoccurring section aims to test your knowledge, but also may teach you a few acronyms along the way. Read More...

Oil and Gas 101: The Basics

02-Aug-2017

By: David Gravois

As complex as the oil industry has become, the origins of the substance remains the same. Take a journey through the process of finding and extracting oil in this week's edition of oil and gas 101. Read More...