Utah Business

Kari Crane | Photographed by MANICPROJECT

Kari Crane | HR Achievement Awards 2024

Kari Crane | Photographed by MANICPROJECT
Kari Crane | Photographed by MANICPROJECT

Sr. Director, Human Resources | Young Living Essential Oils


What advice do you have for those just starting their careers in HR?

Be familiar with the basic fundamentals of HR’s different areas, then find your niche and knock it out of the park. Understand the impact HR has on employees and organizations. Be prepared for anything!

What is one piece of advice you could offer employers about talent acquisition and retention?

Invest in your people professionally and culturally from the first contact as a potential candidate through an established career. Be authentic and transparent. Their talents contribute to and enhance personal and company success.

Savannah Beth Withers Taylor is the assistant editor of Utah Business and a graduate of the editing and publishing program at Brigham Young University. Beth has written content about travel, academics, and mental health for Stowaway magazine, BYU College of Humanities and United Way. She enjoys traveling, reading, eating, and mercilessly defeating loved ones in anything competitive.