"The key to a successful transition is recognizing that you are only one part of the overall business and the culture of the company that you are joining. It is important to respect the organization you are joining, the individuals who are now your co-workers and to learn about them and determine how you will fit in with them. To be a successful CIO, you have to be a change agent. You can only attempt to drive change if you have a strong understanding of the company, the culture, the dynamics, and how and when to push for change."
Amtrak Chief Information Officer (CIO), Jason Molfetas was recently interviewed by Peter High with Forbes magazine. Read more about how Jason has changed the IT culture at Amtrak.