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12 years at Microsoft

Executive Assistant (Former Employee) San Francisco, CA

ProsBenefits were great at Microsoft.
Work and life balance was stressed from the top level down.
Many opportunities to make yourself heard.

ConsAdministrative opportunities are very limited if you do not work at the Redmond campus. It was very hard to move up career wise in the administrative community there.

Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to consider more effective ways in retaining long time employees instead of just treating them as replaceable with the next person.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Microsoft: Still a great place to work!

    Lead Software Development Engineer In Test (Current Employee) Redmond, WA

    I have been working at Microsoft


    Pros: What I really enjoy in working at Microsoft is the quality of the people (many of them truly world-class!), the high-performing company culture that… Cons: Like in any big organization, there is some red tape and politics that get in the way of agility. While this is necessary sometimes, overall… Advice to Senior Management: I'd love to see Microsoft reclaim its previous ability to lead the industry and to be the innovative company we all signed up to work… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    It's up to you

    Senior Marketing Manager (Current Employee) Redmond, WA

    I have been working at Microsoft


    Pros: The breadth of opportunities in the US and globally, the ability to have an impact (in some groups/with some products), smart people, the… Cons: You're a little fish in a big pond, sometimes politics plays way too big a part… Advice to Senior Management: when you did the layoffs earlier in the year you should have cut WAY deeper, and been more thoughtful about the criteria (perhaps even entertaining… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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