Microsoft’s Satya Nadella: What I Look for in New Hires

Satya Nadella, who succeeded Steven Ballmer as CEO of Microsoft, gives clues as to his management style in rapid-fire fashion.

Among the highlights:

  • He’s a morning person
  • He runs meetings by listening more, talking less and being decisive
  • When it comes to new hires, he asks: do they create clarity…do they create energy?
  • The best professional advice he’s received was to believe in yourself more than you think you do

As to who’s had the greatest influence on him…it’s on the video.