Michelle, Melanie, and Dominic sitting around a table collaborating on a laptop.

Feb 14, 2018

The power of patents: Getting intellectual property management right at Microsoft

At Microsoft, getting patents right is critical. Not only do they underpin the products and services that the company sells, they also stimulate ideas that keep it growing and competitive. “We’re a technology company focused on innovation—intellectual property is our product,” says Michelle Crosslin, a paralegal lead in Microsoft Corporate, External, and Legal Affairs (CELA)....

Karuana Gatimu with Pouneh Kaufman at able table. They are collaborating while working on their PCs.

Jan 3, 2018

Getting Microsoft Teams adoption right inside Microsoft

Need to make a call, drop an IM, or have an online meeting? Check. Need to collaborate on a doc? Coauthoring comes automatically. Want to share notes as you brainstorm with your team? A shared OneNote is built in. These features are built into Microsoft Teams, the hub for teamwork in Office 365 which became...