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"The most awesome company that works like a close family"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Group Program Manager in Redmond, WA
Current Employee - Group Program Manager in Redmond, WA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

People, independence, culture, values, generosity, benefits

Cons

Not optimized as a lean machine any more, decision making process

Advice to Management

Make quick decisions, empower others to make decisions

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "Highly political, frequent re-orgs"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Product Manager in Redmond, WA
    Former Employee - Product Manager in Redmond, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Large, stable company
    Good benefits
    (Still) lots of smart people in engineering
    High internal mobility to take up different roles within company

    Cons

    highly political and backstabbing culture
    upward mobility limited
    bad performance review program
    incompetent managament team


  2. "Fledgling retail endeavor that still has numerous areas of opportunity"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Product Knowledge Advisor
    Current Employee - Product Knowledge Advisor
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great perks especially if you use the corporate site for discounts.

    Cons

    Unprofessional staff and management, no accountability for standards

    Advice to Management

    My advice to management is to follow through with the standards and ethics you teach in training.


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