Jason Westenskow, VP of Human Resources at Zachary Corporation, describes the one skill set that makes a successful HR leader.
Career Insights - If I Knew Then What I Know Now
I would have explored a role outside of HR. I'm still open to doing this but feel early in a career is optimal to leverage learning about managing first hand...and directly supervising a large team. I feel this deepens the skill set to be an even more effective HR leader.