Interview: Tips & Advice
"Research what Microsoft is doing and what direction it's heading in with its strategy. Look at its priorities and understand what it's trying to achieve."Graduate, Reading
"It was a very smooth and well thought out application process. In terms of advice for candidates applying, I would say: do your research on the organisation, our strategies and products but, above all, make sure you are the very best version of yourself."Graduate, Reading
"Understand the organisation, its values and mission. Be specific as to why you want to work for Microsoft."Graduate, Reading
"Look at the organisation's values, mission statement and overall aims. Think through your interview answers and how they relate to these."Graduate, Reading
"Understand the industry that Microsoft operates within. Show a willingness to both develop yourself and also those around you. Be yourself and let your personality come through."Graduate, Reading
"Be yourself and ensure that you think before answering the questions; there often isn't a 'right' answer. Microsoft seeks to hire people with different perspectives."Graduate, Reading
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