HBR editor in chief Adi Ignatius interviewed the Microsoft CEO to discuss what team collaboration will look like going forward, the next generation of workplace technology, the new imperatives of leadership — and whether and when our future workplaces will in fact start to look like the “metaverse” fantasies of science fiction.
Satya has really changed the foundation of Microsoft and seems to really understand the old saying that people are a company’s strongest assets. Virtual meetings are a game changer and have given people who previously would not interact in a meeting a voice. The other highlight has to be the “Search Well” which gives anyone in the company access to information about the company which is fundamental for employees wanting to better understand their environment. Finally, Satya is the embodiment of “Model – Coach – CARE”.