I have a high school intern who I am introducing to the exciting universe of technical marketing. ;) I'd also like to give her an introduction to the wide world of IT careers as I think she has a lot of skills (self-directed learning, creative problem solving) that would play well in that field. Can you recommend a virtual event or video that would be a good starting point?
I started watching and it's quite inspirational. There are more videos like this in the Diversity & Inclusion section. Some of the Microsoft edX courses might be worth sampling, which can be done at no cost, something like these
The Microsoft Service Adoption Specialist course I have recently started is really good and talks a lot about IT roles and responsibilities. It also goes into the skills required like marketing and communications, business acumen as well as areas like technical competence.