Why isn’t Microsoft included in FAANG? I feel like it should be in over Netflix, but FAAMG just doesn’t sound as cool.

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Debating getting a certificate in either AWS, Azure, or GCP. Which one should I choose and why? - AWS is the market leader - Microsoft is a trash factory, but apparently used by 80% of F500 companie… more

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A friend just told me his entire team at Microsoft will be taking Thu & Fri off because their VP realized everyone is exhausted. This is not PTO, or any leave. Just 2 days off. Seriously this is w… more

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Thoughts on Microsoft Project? May need to use it and had never even heard of it a few days ago..is it easy to use?

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So after 10 attempts I finally got an offer at Microsoft 🎉😄 Hang in there fishes, you can eventually get out 🤞

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Huge... EY inked a strategic alliance with Microsoft. How will this play out given the economic times?

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Is it an automatic rejection if I pull out a Mac or IPhone during a Microsoft interview or a surface pro or a Windows machine during an Apple interview?

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Why is Microsoft not part of FAANG?

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Do any other firms build tables in ppt using objects (e.g., square shapes, text boxes, lines, etc.) rather than inserting a Microsoft office table?

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What are some fun team activities that you can do in Microsoft teams (not during a zoom meeting)? Like posting memes related to your team, summer selfies, pics of your pets etc...

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Everyone touts index funds and investing in the broad market as the best long term strategy (which I mostly agree with), but as a young investor (27, no debt) with a high risk tolerance I've been … more

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Why the N in FAANG? Know it’s a neat & tidy acronym, but Microsoft or some of the other big tech companies should take that seat. Anyone else agree here?

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Microsoft Surface or iPad?

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Let’s bloodbath begin Microsoft Teams vs Cisco Webex vs BlueJeans. What do you prefer to use and why?

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Can someone please explain why everyone keeps saying FAANG, not FAAMG? Microsoft has the largest market cap of any company (4x Netflix), and evidenced the ability to diversify revenue streams unlike … more

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Microsoft gives you 15% of your base for a TS, and 20% for SCI. Guaranteed Annually. Lol. Consulting is a joke when it comes to clearance benefits.

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Reasons to switch to Microsoft Teams. Wrong answers only

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Microsoft Teams. What do you love or hate? What hacks and pro-tips should everyone know about?

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What kind of roles can you apply for big tech (google, Microsoft, etc) given your big 4 experience and background?

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Randomly got a Microsoft verification text right now. Not on my client or work computer right now... tf? Should I actually be worried about a hack or something or do computers randomly restart and stu… more

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Amazon vs Microsoft. Thoughts?

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Would you jump from consulting to Microsoft for the same total comp (base, bonus, RSUs)? Base is lower at msft but total comp is the same as where I'm at now.

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I feel like so much of my job is planning and scheduling that I have 0% left to plan and schedule my personal life. Is that normal? Do I need a Microsoft to do list for normal life 😣

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ZM market cap is 130 billion. Time to start puts. Online video app can't command that much valuation. That too for company with tech which can be easily replicated by Microsoft .

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Why is Microsoft not part of FAANG? ... like FAMANG!! Isn’t Microsoft equally lucrative exit option?

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I have an offer from a very promising start up, but I'm not sure if it's worth it for me to leave my job at Microsoft. It's a significantly higher position with a lot of equity. Has anyone… more

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Anybody have details about benefits at Microsoft? Recruiter gave me a range of $100k - $120k for a customer success role. Currently at $140k and not sure about taking a pay cut. The recruiter said the… more

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Wanting to pivot out of consulting and into tech, but obviously lacking some skills/experience. How often do consultants from B4 get hired within the consulting arms of big tech companies like google … more

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Moving to Seattle and want to exit consulting. Amazon culture sounds horrendous. Interested in sustainability roles. Any insight into culture at Microsoft, Starbucks, REI, others?

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Why is leaving for Microsoft not seen as good as FAANG? I’d argue Microsoft is probably better than Netflix at the minimum

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Just got my Microsoft Cloud azure foundational certificate. I'm soo happy 🧚‍♀️🧚‍♀️ Any advice on what certificate should I get next : AWS or Google? I'm not technical..

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I’ve seen a growing number of India born immigrants rising in corporate America esp in tech. I.e. CEO of Microsoft and Alphabet and Deloitte. Many tech consultants here are also Indians. Cont.

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Is it worth it to start your own contracting firm? I've worked for a small business and the owner was a multimillionaire from his DoD contracts, but I wonder if the risk and effort to reward is wo… more

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Will Salesforce market be swallowed by Dynamics? Reading that Microsoft is making it more difficult for SF to keep up

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Does anybody know how to get Microsoft Office at a discount?

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Is Microsoft still a relevant/interesting company to work for aside from good WLB, pay,etc.? I have 1 YOE in consulting and is it worth exiting into PM at Microsoft or should I try newer tech firms?

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Went through the final round of interviews for a sr. data and applied scientist role at Microsoft. Didn't get the job. AMA

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Looking to learn more about SQL.. Is there a difference between Microsoft SQL / Oracle SQL? Is one better than the other?

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Worth buying the iPad pro (with keyboard n pen) or would you recommend the Microsoft Surface tablet? (Are any of these two coming up with a new version later this/next year?)

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ZM market cap is 130 billion. Time to start puts. Online video app can't command that much valuation. That too for company with tech which can be easily replicated by Microsoft .

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Anyone on here own a super car? At what age did you buy it / how long did you have to save?

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