Regardless of the barriers she has faced, Marlee Matlin has refused to let the naysayers get in the way of her success. As she has stated, “The only thing I can’t do is hear. The rest is there for the taking.”

Earlier this month we invited academy award winning actress, author, producer and mother, Marlee Matlin to come share her story on how she achieved her dreams. At Microsoft, we believe our mission can only succeed if our culture is grounded in a growth mindset, where we are continuously learning. Each month we invite thinkers, doers, and shakers–people who have made a difference. This event is called, ‘Outside In’.

Read more at http://blogs.microsoft.com/jobs/qa-actress-author-producer-marlee-matlin/#1aRDAS3RoqJB2G75.99