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"Endless Career Opportunities if you can stay 2+ years"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Account Manager in Seattle, WA
Current Employee - Account Manager in Seattle, WA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

If you nail your job, you'll have your pick of tough problems to solve. Microsoft is a great company if you can align market realities with your skill set & where you want to grow. Tons of career growth.

Cons

If you're not actively investing in your skills you can become stagnant in your skill set & less competitive in the market.

Advice to Management

Solve more problems with tools, not people.

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "SDET"

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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
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Work life balance is great

    Cons

    Too big a company, things are done differently from one team to another.


  2. "Overachievers wanted!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Director in Redmond, WA
    Former Employee - Senior Director in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Microsoft full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    smart people
    lots of products/strategies
    Long-term thinking
    amazing campus

    Cons

    smart people
    lots of products/strategies
    Long-term thinking
    insular at times, too internally focused

    Advice to Management

    people are your greatest asset. don't make the workplace a "Hunger Games" environment. don't eat your own!

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