Like many of you reading this article, I stumbled into HR as a career.
As a journalism student who had never heard of employee benefits or HR or consulting, I was drawn to benefits because of the complexity and challenge of making sense of such meaty topics. But I soon discovered a much deeper sense of purpose in this work — and that purpose has kept me both in benefits and incredibly passionate about this industry.
Here’s why: Employee benefits touch the health and financial security of nearly all Americans and millions of people around the world.
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