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Smartest group of people you will ever meet...

Finance Manager (Current Employee)
Redmond, WA

Pros1. Benefits - excellent medical plan
2. Time off/vacation time
3. Good pay
4. It is possible to try out new things every 2/3 years

Cons1. Too big and bureaucratic,
2. Most decisions are top down.
3. Way too many job levels, there
4. promotions are becoming harder to come by.

Advice to Senior ManagementInstead of jumping at everything senior management preaches, please learn to ask 'why'...
For top management - the ability to listen to new ideas and contradictory viewpoints is a skill that I wish our top management would learn...

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    It was pleasant overall

    Researcher (Former Employee)
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    I worked at Microsoft


    Pros: good benefits. flexible work time employees are friendly Cons: slim chance of promotion salary not competitive Advice to Senior Management: pay attention to individual performance Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Awsome opportunity

    Product Marketing Director (Current Employee)
    Redmond, WA

    I have been working at Microsoft


    Pros: Opportunity to impact globally is real Cons: Heavy politics you need to learn how to deal with Advice to Senior Management: Should be open to consider heavily investments beyond the top… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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