Category Archives: Microsoft

Company Holiday Parties

Saturday I wrangled an invite to the Microsoft EXG party (so eHome, XBox and Zune) at Pier 30: EXG Hosted on Zooomr And it was quite the party. Free valet parking, numerous open bars, ice sculptures, air hockey, foosball tables, … Continue reading

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Big companies vs Startups

Auren Hoffman recently blogged about Why big high tech companies are losing the talent war and I agree with his general premise of why would you would not join a big company when you can join a startup. The points … Continue reading

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Bye Microsoft

Friday was my last day at Microsoft.

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Seattle Times, Under pressure, Microsoft fights to keep its workers. Top technology talent no longer automatically heads to Microsoft. The company now contends with the gleam of Google and other competitors, as well as internal employment issues. But Microsoft showed … Continue reading

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