Meet the company – MICROSOFT
Our students met Microsoft the American multinational technology company with headquarters in Redmond, Washington.
It develops, manufactures, licenses, supports, and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services. Its best-known software products are the Microsoft Windows line of operating systems, the Microsoft Office suite, and the Internet Explorer and Edge web browsers.
Its flagship hardware products are the Xbox video game consoles and the Microsoft Surface lineup of touchscreen personal computers. Microsoft ranked No. 21 in the 2020 Fortune 500 rankings of the largest United States corporations by total revenue; it was basically the world’s largest software maker by revenue as of 2016. It is considered one of the Big Five companies in the U.S. information technology industry, along with Google, Apple, Amazon, and Facebook.
Which are the values of such a big multinational company like Microsoft?
Microsoft Values is aligned with its mission, support it’s culture, and serve as a declaration of how they treat their team members, their customers and their partners.
- Respect, recognise thoughts, feelings, backgrounds and cultures;
- Integrity, honesty, ethic and trust;
- Accountability and full responsibility for any decision, action and result;
- Diversity & inclusion;
- Corporate social Responsibility;
“We have an enormous opportunity and responsibility to ensure that the technology created, benefits everyone on the planet, as well as the planet itself. We believe that companies that can do more, should!”
That is why Microsoft, focuses on four key areas in which technology can and must benefit the future of humanity and the entire planet.