Anna Kay Rice

Anna Kay Rice

Workforce 2020 Human Resources Lead


AT&T

Milestones

My road in life took a while to figure out.
First I was honest with myself about what I wanted to do professionally.
Then I asked for informational interviews with people I thought could provide guidance.
Then I took professional development classes to gain information.
Then I applied for a bunch of jobs and someone took a chance on me. I love what I do!
Keep following my journey

Education

High School
Bachelor
Accounting and Finance
Ohio University-Main Campus
Graduate
Business Administration and Management, General
Fordham University

Career

Workforce 2020 Human Resources Lead

Program manage the WF2020 initiative, helping business units determine their skills pivot needs.

Career Roadmap

Roadmap
My work combines:
My work combines:
Technology
Education
Accomplishing Goals

Day to Day

Most days I balance independent work and meetings with clients to ensure a BU's needs are met. Relationship building and finding best practices is key to the initiative's success.

Skills & Qualities Beyond School

Business acumen, AT&T priorities and how to achieve them benchmarked against the various competitive industries.

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for college students

Take classes in Human Resources, Finance and Global Business to help you gain operational and global perspective.

Recommended Education

My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took:

undergrad
Bachelor
Accounting and Finance
graduate
Graduate
Business Administration and Management, General

Hurdles

The Noise I Shed

From Society in General:

"Go for it! You can do it, but it will take time."