Colgate-Palmolive
3.8 of 5 224 reviews
www.colgate.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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Great people, conservative management - poor communication

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
New York, NY

I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive

ProsPeople are great - my peers really want me to succeed
Good benefits and mostly supportive management
Flexible work arrangements - not clock watchers

ConsCheap - very conservative and makes it difficult to invest in important ideas
Micromanagement from most Senior Levels
Promotions are often given to favorites or to those they want to make "examples" of
Tends to not plan well in advance

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Senior Human Resources Coordinator (Current Employee)
Piscataway, NJ

I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive


Pros: Flexible work arrangements Positive work environment Good people. Cons: Lack of direction. Efforts going in too many directions. Lack of communication… Advice to Senior Management: Listen to employees and follow through on what you promise.… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Colgate would be a great company if they actually practiced what they preached

Administrative Assistant (Current Employee)
New York, NY

I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive


Pros: Great dental insurance Decent medical insurance (great coverage but high premiums… Cons: Not all employees are treated equally - management gets all the… Advice to Senior Management: If you're going to offer programs like Work Smart then have a policy where every employee is entitled to participate.… More

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