07/24/2014

Microsoft Plans to Lay Off Up 18,000 in Next Year

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In perhaps the biggest move in the history of Microsoft, the Redmond-based software maker and largest employer in Bellevue has announced plans to eliminate up to 18,000 jobs in the next 12 months.  It was not specified where the bulk of these positions would be cut – or which groups within Microsoft would be hardest […]

Microsoft’s Satya Nadella’s Doomsday Email

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Starting to Evolve Our Organization and Culture From: Satya Nadella To: All Employees Date: July 17, 2014 at 5:00 a.m. PT Subject: Starting to Evolve Our Organization and Culture Last week in my email to you I synthesized our strategic direction as a productivity and platform company. Having a clear focus is the start of the journey, not the end. The […]

Microsoft Recognizes Outstanding Contributions By Suppliers

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Microsoft Corp. recently announced the recipients of the 2014 Microsoft Preferred Supplier Program (MPSP) Excellence Awards. The MPSP Excellence Awards recognize superior performance, exemplary service and innovation by suppliers that demonstrate what it means to be a preferred supplier at Microsoft. The purpose of the MPSP is to build long-term relationships with a select group of […]

Calling All Eastside Real Estate Investors, Contractors, Builders, Developers and Deal Seekers

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If you are a real estate investor, contractor, builder, developer or deal seeker who is interested in real estate deals in the very hot Eastside market, you need to call me asap at 425-429-8590. I know of a property that is in distress and is a real deal. I’ve been negotiating on it for about a […]

Calling All Eastside Real Estate Investors, Contractors, Builders, Developers and Deal Seekers

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http://ANewDayRealEstate.com If you are a real estate investor, contractor, builder, developer or deal seeker who is interested in real estate deals in the very hot Eastside market, you need to call me now at 425-429-8590. I know of a property that is in distress and is a real deal. I’ve been negotiating on it for […]

Microsoft and SAP announce new cloud, data and mobile experiences

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 Microsoft Corp. and SAP AG have expanded their global partnership to deliver new solutions that are intended to help improve employee productivity, enhance workforce mobility and drive increased business value for customers and partners. Monday’s announcement aims to extend the companies’ long-term partnership in three critical areas: enterprise cloud computing with business-critical SAP applications certification for Microsoft Azure; improved interoperability […]

Microsoft and partners take next step to close the opportunity gap

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Microsoft Corp. and its hardware partners have unveiled a range of devices at various price points to help U.S. public school districts make the digital transition. The devices included in the pricing announcement are lightweight enough to conduct research and take assessments, while at the same time robust enough to create rich media, develop code and build […]

Pacos Rescue Network JOINS PETFINDER TO FUEL PET ADOPTIONS Redmond area pets go online to find homes.

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Pacos Rescue Network, Redmond, has joined thousands of animal welfare organizations across North America and beyond that list their homeless pets on Petfinder, the online leader in responsible pet adoptions. Petfinder, the largest database of adoptable animals on the Internet, has been committed to animal welfare and rescue organizations dedicated to the cause since its […]

Property Owners and Eastside Real Estate Professionals Invited to Submit Listings for Bellevue Home of the Week and Eastside Property of the Week

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Bellevue homeowners, other Eastside property owners and their real estate agents and brokers are invited to begin submitting their properties as the Bellevue Home of the Week or the Eastside Property of the Week here at Bellevue Business Journal. Each week we will be selecting a Bellevue Home of the Week and an Eastside Property […]

Microsoft acquires Parature to add leading customer self-service suite to Microsoft Dynamics CRM

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Microsoft recently announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Parature, a provider of cloud-based customer engagement solutions. The acquisition will add world-class customer self-service capabilities to further accelerate the Microsoft Dynamics vision of helping organizations deliver amazing customer experiences. “Customers are more connected and better informed than ever before. Organizations are looking for business solutions […]