Microsoft’s VP of Human Resources, Lisa Brummel, sent out a note about this past week that truly humbled and inspired me. The note highlighted some of the contributions that teams and individual employees have made to Katrina victims doing what we do best – using technology to solve problems and help improve people’s lives. These efforts by Microsoft employees are what make Microsoft a special place to work. Here are a few examples;
I’m sure that there are SEVERAL other examples but even these few are tremendous. I won’t talk about what I’ve done because it isn’t as impactful as these—but I’ve certainly tried to make some contribution. But looking at these examples has inspired me to renew my thinking to do something creative and impactful. I’m very proud to work alongside such great people.