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They’re talking about us. And we like what they’re saying.

Conventional wisdom says when you’re looking for your next big opportunity, you should “do your homework.” In other words: Be smart. Do your research and learn everything you can about your dream company. Here—in our JobsBlog newsroom—you’ll find recent news stories that introduce you to Microsoft employees, culture and lifestyle. You’ll hear people talk with the media about how Microsoft is a place where you can be who you are and do what you love. Our techies come to work every day because it’s seriously just fun. They get to work for a well-funded startup with resources to pursue their next big idea.
We think Microsoft is an amazing place to build a career. But don’t just take our word for it. Read on.

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Microsoft is the company that turned Bill Gates from a college dropout to the richest man in the world—so naturally, lots of people are clamoring to work there. And it’s...

If you’re a job-seeking college grad or professional with a background in science, technology, engineering, or math, we’ve got some good news for you: Some of America’s biggest and brightest...

The Seattle Times

Tech giants dangle cheap housing

Amazon, Microsoft and Boeing lure students across the country not only with competitive salaries but also with furnished housing, transportation, free breakfast and dinner, biweekly housekeeping, a private party with...

Adobe Systems took a bold, almost unthinkable step in 2012. It scrapped its traditional annual performance reviews, including its ratings and rankings of employees. The company realised it was losing...

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