You have access to this full article to experience the outstanding content available to SPE members and JPT subscribers. To ensure continued access to JPT's content, please Sign In, JOIN SPE, or Subscribe to JPT For the average oil and gas technical professional who spends hours each day scrutinizing the details, it is easy to forget the big picture. Solving the latest engineering problem comes first. Then comes solving the next one. And the problems are unique to each person and their job function.