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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"

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    • 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. "Success at Microsoft"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Director in Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Senior Director in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    It's been a successful professional experience that I have valued and has been valuable to my career

    Cons

    It is difficult to move jobs inside of Microsoft and continue a forward career growth path

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