Peter Cowan hosts a special edition of On Point this week, looking at how oil has affected almost every aspect of the province.
He and his six guests got together at Rocket Bakery in St. John's.
Moya Cahill is an engineer with more than 20 years experience in the oil and gas business. She's worked all over the world and is now based in St. John's, running a company that specializes in underwater imaging for the oil industry.
Mary Clarke is with Esteem, a non-profit-organization to get women involved in high-tech trades.
John Riche is a real estate agent who has seen first-hand the rapid rise of real estate prices over the last decade.
Al Antle is with Credit Counselling Services.
Gene King has lived the fly-in, fly-out lifestyle. These days he works in St. John's as a manager with an engineering consulting firm.
And finally Emad Rizkalla is a high-tech entrepreneur. He started Bluedrop Learning, selling training software to companies and groups around the world.