Colgate-Palmolive Reviews

Updated April 26, 2015
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  1. Group marketing

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

    I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Strong initiative behind Work life balance

    Cons

    Slow to adapt to market dynamics

  2. Work in colgate

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Big brand name in FMCG industry

    Cons

    Culture is very reserved and cant adopt to fast-changing Chinese market.

    Advice to Management

    should do something more innovative.

  3. CP

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great place to work. Learn a lot with hands on experiences.

    Cons

    A requirement is to be able to multi task. Very fast passed environment.

    Advice to Management

    Great place to work, with support from management to grow professionally.

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  5. Great benefits. Need for increased opportunity for career growth and advancement.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive full-time (More than 8 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Team approach for continuous improvement.

    Cons

    Few avenues for career advancement for hourly employees with degrees and prior management experience.

    Advice to Management

    Streamline process for identifying talent already in the organization and provide means for developing talent for growth, satisfaction, and retention.

  6. EXCELLENT

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Strategic, smart...long term focus...great culture, people, integrity, values

    Cons

    New York City great for some

  7. Excellent Place to work

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great pay and Benefits. Excellent coworkers

    Cons

    Work-life balance, training, some management

  8. Finance Intern

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    Current Employee - Finance Intern
    Current Employee - Finance Intern

    I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive full-time (Less than a year)

    Approves of CEO
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Awesome workplace, friendly, people centered business!

    Cons

    Stiff systems, and things don't move quickly.

    Advice to Management

    Doing an awesome job, simply work on effciency.

  9. I call it as I see it

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    Current Employee - Operator Technician in Morristown, NJ
    Current Employee - Operator Technician in Morristown, NJ

    I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive full-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Opportunities are endless depending on your professional outlook and personal drive.

    Cons

    There are no cons that I have seen.

  10. Awesome company, very people oriented culture!

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive full-time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Colgate cares for their employees well
    Great benefits
    A relaxed, but performance based company

    Cons

    Confusing systems
    Not much visibility to promotions

    Advice to Management

    More fluid and simple IS

  11. Excellent culture and comprehensive training

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    Current Intern - Human Resources Intern
    Current Intern - Human Resources Intern

    I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive as an intern (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Excellent pay as an undergraduate intern.
    numerous company events in the Park ave office
    Colgate culture is very relaxed and the people are laid back
    huge learning opportunity and people want to see you succeed

    Cons

    It really depends on your mentor. Some of the programs you have to learn them by yourself.

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