The Leadership of Millennials at Microsoft (A): A Generation Among Other Generations
This case opened with the departure of Roc o, one of the people Microsoft was counting on to develop the company's immediate future. Ana, the Director of the Major Accounts and Partners Unit at Microsoft Ib rica, and Luisa, the Human Resources Director, couldn't believe what was happening. Roc o was 26 years old, a telecommunications engineer and a member of the MACH program, the Microsoft Academy for College Hires, which included 17 other promising young millennials. She had just returned from a two-week training course in the Redmond headquarters, which was regarded as a real honor at Microsoft.