Before Amy Zimmerman entered the human resources field, she was a social worker. Although she was passionate about helping people, Amy also understood that supporting herself long term would be a challenge. Not long after, a friend who worked in the industry offered her the right opportunity at the right time.
“I knew that I wanted to help people but at some point I’m going to need to be able to support myself,” Amy recalls. “It felt good at the end of the day being a social worker, but unfortunately, I was unable to pay my bills. Her friend