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"Learning"

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Former Employee - Associate Consultant in Hyderabad (India)
Former Employee - Associate Consultant in Hyderabad (India)
Recommends
Approves of CEO

I worked at Microsoft full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Open culture, exposure to different roles within the company

Cons

Not easy to make career moves within, not very challenging

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. Helpful (3)

    "A once great company that has lost its way in a sea of politics, destructive stack ranking and micro managed scorecards."

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    Current Employee - Account Technology Strategist in Reading, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Account Technology Strategist in Reading, England (UK)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Some smart people work at Microsoft
    Physical working conditions are great

    Cons

    Teamwork destroying Stack Ranking
    Rewards for playing politics rather than doing a good job
    Mindless bureacracy and pointless processes
    Poor strategic direction
    Centralised control via inflexible scorecards. You expend effort on colouring in scorecards even when it is clearly the wrong use of resources

    Advice to Management

    Get rid of Ballmer and Turner
    Get rid of Stack Ranking


  2. "Excellent company to work with"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer II in Hyderabad (India)
    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer II in Hyderabad (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Microsoft full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good culture for growth and learning

    Cons

    compensation may be bit on the down side if you are from IT background.

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