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Wall Street and the Blockchain: Creating, Protecting and Insuring Cryptocurrency

Posted on October 14th, by Karen Epp in Finance, Finance & Accounting Case Studies, Karen Epp, Recruitment. No Comments

In 2008, a person, persons or entity going by the name of Satoshi Nakamoto published a white paper that introduced the world to the concept of Bitcoin. [1] It would be several years before most people became familiar with, or even aware of, the decentralized digital currency. Just over a decade later Bitcoin, cryptocurrency and … Read More »


Will 2020 See a Recession? A Look at the Factors Causing Economic Uncertainty

Posted on August 26th, by Henry Goldbeck in Finance, Henry Goldbeck, In The Media, Recruitment. Comments Off on Will 2020 See a Recession? A Look at the Factors Causing Economic Uncertainty

At the risk of delving into cliché, all good things must come to an end. And so it will eventually be with the lengthy period of economic growth that has been experienced over the past decade plus. One thing is for certain, at some point recession WILL hit. Many things are less knowable, among them … Read More »


The Shifting Role of the Finance Professional: Trends and Developments

Posted on June 24th, by Karen Epp in Career Development, Finance, Karen Epp, Recruitment. Comments Off on The Shifting Role of the Finance Professional: Trends and Developments

As business, technological and political environments continue to shift, the role of the CFO evolves along with them. The Chief Financial Officer of today must be equipped to handle expanded duties with a more all encompassing approach. In light of this progression, let’s examine three ways in which the CFO’s role has transformed, and will … Read More »


Money Women (and Man): A Profile of 3 CFOs

Posted on June 18th, by Karen Epp in Finance, Karen Epp, Leadership. Comments Off on Money Women (and Man): A Profile of 3 CFOs

The CFO, or Chief Financial Officer, is usually the person who was ridiculed in grade school for having a strong comprehension of math and an intensely analytical personality. Fast forward a few decades and they find themselves responsible for managing a company’s finances, often shaping the evolution and strategic vision of an organization with their … Read More »

A Dress Code Guide for Finance Professionals

Posted on April 17th, by Karen Epp in Career Development, Finance, In The Media, Karen Epp. Comments Off on A Dress Code Guide for Finance Professionals

Gone are the days of the standard suit and tie dress codes. Finance teams once routinely ironed button-up shirts and wore stiff fabrics every day. But now, that’s changed. What we used to know as casual Friday attire has been taken to a new level in many workplaces.

Finance office dress codes can be confusing. Sometimes … Read More »