January 11, 2019 – Volume 2 Issue 1


About HR2IT: New Years Message
Members in the News: CARMAX, Among the Top 100 Best Companies to Work for
Research Center: Shifting Skill Requirements in Five Sectors
Events: CIO/CHRO Partnership in Conversation, Jan 29th 2019
Coming Soon: HR2IT 2019 Trailblazers


HR2IT is an exclusive community of HR executives sharing resources and best practices for supporting the unique needs of IT.

As Executive Director of this Community, I look forward to our future together and to consistently provide member value and thought leadership that matters to you. Let us all welcome this New Year with renewed inspiration, clarity of vision and the drive to execute toward successful outcomes.

To kick off 2019 and Volume 2 of the HR2IT Insider, here is quote worthy of reflection by American Author and futurist, Alvin Toffler, known for his works discussing the digital revolution, communication revolution and technological singularity. (Wikipedia, 2014)

“The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn. ” ― Alvin Toffler.

Members in the News: CARMAX

For the past 3 consecutive years, CARMAX has ranked among Fortune’s list of the Top 100 Best Companies to work for. In addition to this recognition, CARMAX wins dozens of awards across the country for being a top used car retailer and a great place to work. Talk about a Talent Brand! More than 25 years ago CarMax disrupted the industry by offering a stress free, high integrity car-buying customer experience and they continue to revolutionize the experience through customer-focused technology innovations. Read their Great Place to Work review.

Research Center: Shifting skill requirements in five sectors

Automation and AI is changing and shifting the skills needed in the workforce. This  research calls out the shifting skill requirements in five sectors and what employers need to do to adapt. Read about it in this McKinsey Global Institute Discussion Paper.

Events: CIO/CHRO Partnership in Conversation, 1.29.19

Diane Randolph, CIO, and Jeff Childs, CHRO of Ulta Beauty along with Danielle Brown, CIO, and Brenna Preisser, CHRO of Brunswick Corporation (member organizations of HR2IT) will engage in an interactive discussion about these two converging roles and the partnership that is critical for talent, culture and business transformation. Learn more

Coming Soon:  Trailblazers of 2019

Watch your inbox for the next featured HR2IT Founding Member to be recognized as a Trailblazer. Read the stories of our 2018 HR2IT Trailblazers.


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