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Microsoft Environment Employee Reviews

What is most positive about the culture and environment at your company?

Openness and global communication in the company

Review from IT Dept · Posted 5 days ago

The diversity and inclusion is embedded in the culture

Review from IT Dept · Posted 12 days ago

We do take time to listen to our customers

Posted 14 days ago

People's mindset and motivation to do great work.

Posted 15 days ago

Everyone is understanding at microsoft. Just dont take advantage of anyone's kindness

Posted 17 days ago

Everyone is respected at every level.

Review from Engineering Dept · Posted 21 days ago

Everyone is super supportive and helpful

Review from Sales Dept · Posted a month ago

Fortunately the woke culture adopted but the executive team isnt totally accepted by the average employees

Company values and respect for balance. Treating people with respect and kindly.

Strong focus on empathy and inclusion

Able to find support from like-minded peers

Review from Customer Support Dept

Work life balance is a key focus

I get to work on Xbox. Very exciting.

Trust, respect and big career paths

Review from Customer Success Dept

Goal oriented; mutually respectful. Collaborative

fair, loyal, inclusive, positive, diverse, happy

Respect for people as humans with health and social needs

Review from Customer Success Dept

There's a very strong intent to improve trust and relations between teams even if there's contention right now.

The entire company's culture has transformed under Satya's leadership to be far more open, diverse, honest, respectful, supportive, empathic and caring.

Review from Engineering Dept

they give me icream baby!

What needs to change to make the company culture better?

Overall restructure with the objective of removing toxic racist mentality however, this will never change.

Review from Customer Support Dept · Posted a month ago

Overall culture realignment. What's obvious is the chronic environment that existed for year's.

Posted a month ago

Appropriate recognition given to those who are responsible for something

Build empathy. Hire managers who know how to do their job and can take feedback.

Executives need to pay attention and care about morale

Review from HR Dept

Don’t burn out your employe

Respect for employees and focus on product.

Too many things to list!

Review from Marketing Dept

A lot of talk - They need to follow thru on the promises

Review from Sales Dept

Treat people like they're valued. Even a little bit.

Slow down for the newcomers to fit in

Review from IT Dept

Already answered - needs to be more inclusive and respectful of suggestions of employees coming from diverse background

by having good work life balance

Review from Engineering Dept

Appreciate more on core value than money alone

Review from Engineering Dept

very live and colorful, like a nice landscape.

Review from Admin Dept

eliminate the mandatory 5% firing each year

Review from IT Dept

pretty good, surrounded by like minded people

Review from Product Dept

Stop stuffing contractors into crowded rooms with scraps of desk space. If you really want quality work from us, provide decent tools and work areas.

Review from Product Dept

Great learning environment

Review from Engineering Dept

Everyone is positive

Review from Engineering Dept

Review Sentiment at Microsoft

80
80%
20
20%

About Microsoft's Environment

B+
73/100

Where This Score Ranks Microsoft's Environment

TOP
20%

In the Top 20% of 1188 similar size companies on Comparably

TOP
50%

In the Top 50% of 116 companies in Seattle

4th

4th place versus 5 competitors rated on Comparably

The environment at Microsoft is considered positive by 83% of employees and regarded as having a “comfortably fast” work pace by 792 employees. Relative to its competitors, Salesforce, Google, Yahoo, Apple, and Oracle, Microsoft's environment score ranks in 4th place. This also puts them in the Top 20% of 1188 similar sized companies (10,000+ Employees) on Comparably and Top 50% of 116 companies in Seattle.

Rate Environment the Highest

  • Department - Customer Success
    +12%
  • Department - HR
    +4%
  • Department - Communications
    +3%

Rate Environment the Lowest

  • Ethnicity - Native American
    -5%
  • Department - Operations
    -4%
  • Department - Legal
    -4%

How Microsoft's Environment Score is Calculated

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Results from 2068 Employees in All Departments, All Genders, All Ethnicities and All Yrs. Experience Experience

7 or less
14%
8
41%
10
29%
12
9%
More than 12
7%
On average, how many hours do you work a day?
Extremely fast
24%
Comfortably fast
40%
Moderate
25%
A bit slow
7%
Bureaucratic
4%
What's the work pace at your company?
Positive
83%
Negative
17%
Is your work environment positive or negative?
Does someone you work with closely, make you want to quit your job?
Do you have a close friend at work?
5% or Less
30%
5-10%
29%
10-25%
24%
25-50%
10%
50%+
7%
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