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"Challenging and Rewarding"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Business Development Manager
Current Employee - Business Development Manager
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Creative, intelligent people. You have the autonomy to craft your business within certain pre-determined boundaries. Benefits are excellent and there is flexiblity in work/life balance. Compensation is reasonable.

Cons

Working long hours. High stress especially in sales roles. Lots of complexity and ambiguity. You have to really know how to navigate Microsoft to be successful. Promotions are few even when exceed goals.

Advice to Management

Learn to develop a genuine interest in your people.

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "I love Microsoft!!!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Many companies within one allows opportunity to move around and learn new domain/technology.

    Cons

    Too many layers of decision making.

    Advice to Management

    Keep the devices focus, that's the future.


  2. "Dev lead"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great exposure to latest technologies and give more importance to employee career

    Cons

    lots of unpredictable work harms WLB

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