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Falling into pieces

Evangelist (Current Employee) Miami, FL

ProsStill has a few smart and honest people
Good offices and benefits
Access to technology
Work and life balance

ConsLeadership does not accept criticism
Catastrophic product lineup: windows phone, windows 8, office 2013
Technocracy culture upper management
Corrupt ranking/reward system

Advice to Senior ManagementI really wonder how nobody noticed how LUCKY the officers of Microsoft sell out their stock when it hits a temporary high. That is incredible! And Mr Kevin Turner loves the company so much that he is one of the biggest sellers!!!

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    MS has lost way too many excellent employees due to inept manageme

    Services (Former Employee) Seattle, WA

    I worked at Microsoft full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: Lots of great, smart people and excellent benefits. Cons: Too many managers/favoritism (friends and family being hired). Unless you kiss up to management and are in your mid 20's in sales org/services without… Advice to Senior Management: Listen to your employees. I worked at msft for 20 years and left due to horrible management. Went to hr multiple x for… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Great Place when you join, just be ready for Up or Out. Field is more independent than the Mothership and more tenuous.

    Architect (Former Employee) Houston, TX

    I worked at Microsoft full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Smart People, great total package. Health care was a great benefit, but that is ending this year. If you can last more than… Cons: Lots of Politics, if you don't stick in your Manager's Manger's mind by the second year, then be ready to move on. Don't expect… Advice to Senior Management: Ditch the Stack Rank - Be prepared to have people on your team that are already performing at top… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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