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"Slow and steady"

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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Account Executive
Current Employee - Account Executive
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I have been working at Microsoft full-time

Pros

-smart people to work with
-work life balance
-good benefits

Cons

-too many scorecard metrics
-too many middle managers

Advice to Management

It's impossible to do your job in an effective manner with so many critical imperatives and scorecard metrics forced down on a daily basis.

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "Great experience overall"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Technical Account Manager
    Former Employee - Technical Account Manager
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    People you work with are excellent

    Cons

    MS has grown into a huge bureaucracy leaving employees unable to respond quickly to customer needs and trends.


  2. "Very good company to work for"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Microsoft full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits. smart people to work with. Most people has their own office instead of a shared cubic.

    Cons

    collaboration across divisions may not be efficient.

    Advice to Management

    Need revolutionary innovation. Need to resolve the bureaucracy in some groups.

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