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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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