Welcome to the second edition of the Retail Ops Weekly. August is here, which means it’s time to start thinking about back to school sales and summer's end... or summer's beginning as we call it in San Francisco. I've pulled together another set of relevant thought pieces, news stories, and tips & tricks from the past week. Enjoy!



  • Hiring managers have a number of ways to filter candidates and narrow searches, but Michael Wolfe explains why it's more about culture fit than specific past experience. Don’t “Hire By Keyword” [Startup Answers]

  • In the Digital Transformation Era, we're being told that every company must become a software company, but is that always the right approach? Gareth Rushgrove brings up some considerations. Everyone is Not a Software Company [DZone]




Ivan Dwyer

Ivan is the Director of Business Development at Avenue Code, collaborating with technology and industry partners to deliver meaningful IT and development solutions.