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Really boring place. No spirit.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Redmond, WA

ProsI have excellent Benefits. I haven't had a single health care expense since starting, no premiums, deductibles, and co-pays. The legal benefit is excellent

ConsNot much work life balance. It's not a fun place. Everyone is competing against each other. I don't think my accomplishments are always noted.

Advice to Senior ManagementYou haven't done a very good job valuing my accomplishments. I sometimes feel there is some degree of cultural bias when it comes to reviews and promotions. You are constantly playing catch up to competitors. Try to get ahead of the curve.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Leveling off

    Senior Lead Program Manager (Current Employee) Redmond, WA

    I have been working at Microsoft


    Pros: Work on products that are used by hundreds of millions of people. Enough product diversity that you… Cons: Political Favors fast follower strategy over innovation Flat stock price for 7 years, no chance of making money at… Advice to Senior Management: Get a new CEO. Carly Fiorina was fired from HP for making one big mistake. What is Steve Ballmer still doing there? Operating systems… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Intl Project Engineer (Current Employee) Redmond, WA

    I have been working at Microsoft


    Pros: One of the best reasons to work at Microsoft is the… Cons: One potential downside working at Microsoft can be the amount… Advice to Senior Management: Something that would really make a difference and perhaps re-invent Microsoft would be for it to… More
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