August 7, 2018 – Volume 1 Issue 1
IN THIS ISSUE
Welcome to the first issue of HR2IT Insider. Each week you can anticipate developments in the community, news about our member organizations, timely research and, soon, insightful profiles of our members. We’re calling that feature “HR2IT Trailblazers” and when you meet those members, you’ll agree that the name applies.
Members in the News: CarMax Transforms
A recent article on CIO.com highlighted CarMax. In the piece, HR2IT Founding Partner Martha Heller talks to CarMax CIO Shamim Mohammad about his bold initiative to turn his IT team into a product organization. He offers a number of tips on how to transform an organization and its approach to talent.
Martha Heller: How did you transform IT into a product organization?
Research Center: Agile Leadership
Agile organizations require agile leaders. These leaders are boundaryless—they see beyond self and silo; create inclusive and innovative environments; ensure alignment with head and heart; and build purposeful networks across the enterprise ecosystem. High-performance organizations strive to have leaders who are effective at the following traits—all are highly correlated to market performance and agility effectiveness.
Events: Emerging Role of the HR Business Partner to IT
There is still time to register for the August 23 webinar, part of the HR2IT Next Practices Webinar Series.
Coming Soon: Labor Market Insights
We are providing detailed labor market reports, specific to your company, as an added benefit for our Founding Members and the next 10 new members. Please contact Jessica Taylor (see below) to schedule your one-on-one meeting to review these labor market insights.
HR2IT is the exclusive community dedicated to the HR executive who supports the CIO and IT leadership team in $1+ billion companies. Please refer prospective members to Jessica Taylor, Executive Director, at JTaylor@HR2IT.com.
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