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Chantell Haines

Controller
Sustainable Brands

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Making the Impossible Possible: Learning Authenticity for Conscious Leadership
Making the Impossible Possible: Learning Authenticity for Conscious Leadership

Leadership / Today’s companies are being tasked with the impossible: How can we make money for our shareholders, pay our employees well, and positively impact the environment and society as a whole? The purpose of a business used to be specifically to increase value for the shareholders. While this still clearly holds importance today, there is a growing pressure to expand this value to all stakeholders, and the perception of value is changing. - 6 years ago

Accountants Want Purpose, Too!
Accountants Want Purpose, Too!

Finance & Investment / The Accounting major is popular in college because it is one of the easiest ways to ensure you get a job after school, and the most prestigious – and lucrative – route to take is to get a job with one of the Big 4 Public Accounting firms. My Accounting professor told me that working for one of the Big 4 Public Accounting firms was like going to grad school and getting paid for it. So naturally, that is what I strived for and started my career as an Audit Associate. For those of you that don’t know, an accounting role tends to be long hours in a non-collaborative environment, doing work that is repetitive and lacks creativity. On the bright side, however, accountants tend to get paid very well. - 7 years ago