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"Great place to work, but don't let yourself get sucked in."

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Current Employee - Technical Writer in Seattle, WA
Current Employee - Technical Writer in Seattle, WA

I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Great people, great benefits, lots of room and encouragement to find a job that meets your passion.

Cons

Its a bit of a bubble, to say the lease.

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    "Crappy"

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    Former Contractor - Merchandising Manager in Redmond, WA
    Former Contractor - Merchandising Manager in Redmond, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Microsoft as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Salary, easy work, light work load

    Cons

    Everything else, especially your colleagues and managers

    Advice to Management

    Retire


  2. "Why Microsoft?"

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    Current Employee - Program Manager in Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Microsoft has many products and services that fit different personalities and interests. The One Microsoft strategy should be able to unify these products and services to provide values which our customers really need.

    Cons

    Politics between divisions and groups is just like any other big companies

    Advice to Management

    Need a strong leader who can stop divisions from fighting with each other.

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