Are real-life experiences more important than education?

I came across this article: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/article/20141029104624-160058529-top-5-lessons-they-don-t-teach-in-school?trk=tod-home-art-list-large_0 and realized that most of the qualities I have learned come from first-hand experiences. Now don’t get me wrong, I believe higher education is necessary to succeed in the business world, but think about how many useless classes you took that made you learn just “stuff.” Realistically, higher education […]

It’s already August?

What a busy summer it has been! I received a new position in my company, I completed a six-week course, and my sister got married! I can’t believe summer has flown by (I feel like I say this every year). First, I received a new position at Raytheon in early June. I am now a […]

Are companies doing the best they can do for a consumer?

For the past couple of weeks in our Leading Responsibly class, the topic of corporate social responsibility has played a huge role. Our class discussed ways in which each of our companies has placed an importance on social responsibility. Personally, I believe that companies should have some sort of quota of corporate responsibility that they […]

In a Nutshell

My name is Amanda Chauncy. I completed my Undergraduate degree at Salve Regina University in 2010. I majored in Marketing and minored in Info Systems Management and Business Administration. I started out in the Software Industry and realized that wasn’t for me. I transitioned to Raytheon in January 2011. I have been working there for the […]