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Amazing place to work

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Former Employee - Sales
Former Employee - Sales

I worked at Microsoft full-time

Pros

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

Cons

90,000 employee company so like any large company its a large company and can be complex

Advice to ManagementAdvice

People are your greatest asset

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Great people to work with, opportunities for career growth if you are open and embrace the change

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    Current Employee - Business Manager in Fangshan, Beijing (China)
    Current Employee - Business Manager in Fangshan, Beijing (China)

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Lots of opportunities to learn, have flexibility on how you get your work done, encourage to take initiative, many great people to work with, lots interesting product and project to work on.

    Cons

    change is the norm, it is a challenge to get everyone on the same page, requiring strong influence and impact skill , great communication and relationship building skill.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Ok, does not live up to the hype

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Microsoft full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Microsofties are truly passionate about Microsoft and its products
    Rarely meet anyone truly evil

    Cons

    Need to understand and use competitors products more
    need more people who are proactive/effective and not coasting/avoiding controversy

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Build more street smarts and cred.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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