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Amazing place to work

Sales (Former Employee)

I worked at Microsoft full-time

Proslargest software company in the world
massive R&D investment
most brilliant people

Cons90,000 employee company so like any large company its a large company and can be complex

Advice to Senior ManagementPeople are your greatest asset

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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A company that still has a ton of potential.

Senior Marketing Manager (Former Employee)
Redmond, WA (US)

I worked at Microsoft full-time for more than 8 years

Pros: Great opportunity to move to different groups and work on a variety of businesses, organizations and products. Excellent benefits, until this year, and chance… Cons: 1. Engineering over indexed to Marketing 2. Siloed groups that compete with one another, and 3. Siloed individuals that compete with one another. 1. One of the teams… Advice to Senior Management: Two fold approach: start with people. end with people. I think you might… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Disappointed with the work culture

Software Development Engineer (Former Employee)
Redmond, WA (US)

I worked at Microsoft full-time for more than a year

Pros: * Good salary, sign-on stock bonus * Good health benefits, not… Cons: * Extremely aggressive culture * Groupism, tendency to not let new… Advice to Senior Management: Change the performance review system to encourage co-operation and knowledge sharing among employees. Manager needs to ensure that the team attitude towards… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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