Laura Thiele started as chief people officer of digital commerce and experience platform provider Optimizely at an interesting time last October. Not only was it seven months into a global pandemic, but it was also the same month that parent company Episerver acquired Optimizely and took on its name. If that weren’t enough, the HR department soon started implementing a new HCM solution to manage the company’s 1,200 global employees.
In this Q&A, we asked Thiele about what keeps her up at night, her HR tech wishlist and how to build corporate culture when workers are remote.
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