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Ben Eden received his bachelors’ degree in HR at Weber State University and Master of Human Resources (MHR) through Utah State University. He received his SHRM-SCP shortly thereafter. He ran the HR department for an international family entertainment company for 7 years. They had nearly 2,000 employees in 33 states and 6 countries. He is now an Executive Coach and Speaker that brings emotional wellness to HR professionals.

What words of advice and encouragement would you give to someone just starting out in HR?

Learn all you can about the business. The more you learn about the business and build relationships with those outside just your department, the most successful you will be.

Ben Eden

Ben Eden received his bachelors’ degree in HR at Weber State University and Master of Human Resources (MHR) through Utah State University. He received his SHRM-SCP shortly thereafter. He ran the HR department for an international family entertainment company for 7 years. They had nearly 2,000 employees in 33 states and 6 countries. He is now an Executive Coach and Speaker that brings emotional wellness to HR professionals.

What words of advice and encouragement would you give to someone just starting out in HR?

Learn all you can about the business. The more you learn about the business and build relationships with those outside just your department, the most successful you will be.

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