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"Great stepping stone to learn big software functions and MS technology"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Diversity and openness about the overall strategy and departments in the company. Brilliant and experienced people

Cons

Very limited knowledge of things happening outside Redmond. Very laid back attitude and innovation is dead

Advice to Management

Strive for innovation and take risks if you want better opportunities.

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "I am free to explore what I feel is good for Microsoft and for myself"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Program Manager II in Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Program Manager II in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Working with cutting edge technologies and with the best people in the field. I have the freedom to explore and grow.

    Cons

    It is a very large organization. That brings policies that you must apply to and not always the flexibility you would want.


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    "Challenging and rewarding."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redmond, WA
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    great technology
    smart people
    incredible benefit
    company willing to let people try and fail

    Cons

    too big
    not innovative enough
    too much layers of management

    Advice to Management

    create micro climate that promotes start up mentality

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