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So much talent and potential, lack of execution

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

ProsGreat compensation
Great benefits
Great perks that you truly need and want as an adult (nope, I can do my own laundry thank you very much)
Smart, very professional coworkers

ConsThe review model
Lack of direction and vision from the very top
Outlook more unclear than ever

Advice to Senior ManagementPlease institute a review model that truly recognizes and encourages collaboration and team success over individual achievements

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Drafter (Former Employee)
    Redmond, WA

    I worked at Microsoft as a contractor for less than a year


    Pros: Top notch people, doing top notch projects. Cons: To far from my house. Advice to Senior Management: Not for contractors. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Positive company, although with drawbacks

    Software Development Engineer II (Current Employee)
    Bellevue, WA

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


    Pros: Reasonably good pay and benefits, wide range of available fields to work on covered,… Cons: Some teams/projects are mismanaged, and there's significant waste of resources… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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