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great place to feel yourself

Program Manager II (Former Employee)
Redmond, WA

Prosexcellent working conditions - notably the tempature

Consthe constant rain is a nuisance

Advice to Senior Managementstay in shape like the other tech company bosses

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    A bumpy ride

    Principal Software Design Engineer (Current Employee)
    Redmond, WA

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Good money, some places have very interesting work, but one has to look hard for them. You get to… Cons: Politics. Suddenly the whole team goes down the drain, and you have to jump off really fast if you don't want to get stuck in… Advice to Senior Management: Just go away, and let innovative people take over. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Stack ranking doesn't reward innovation

    Senior Program Manager (Current Employee)
    Redmond, WA

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than 8 years


    Pros: Microsoft has some of the smartest people I have ever worked with. They have… Cons: The work culture is competitive to a fault. The forced stack-ranking causes behaviors that undermine a collaborative innovative environment. Every manager that tried… Advice to Senior Management: Eliminate stack ranking. Reward pure innovation. Invest in… 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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