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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Manager GIT in Morristown, NJ
Current Employee - Manager GIT in Morristown, NJ

I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive

Pros

1. Excellent work life balance : The company truly cares for its employees personal priorities
2. Lot of focus on development of the employee : A lot of effort is put into planning development of individual careers
3. Challenging work : Lot of fulfilling work available

Cons

1. Not enough dynamism in overall company strategy : The company does not appear to care much about achieving a higher growth rate (topline or bottom line)
2. Too system driven : Almost bureaucratic in the approach in many areas
3. Too cautious in decision making.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

The top management needs to focus on building strategies for generating higher topline growth to provide faster growth opportunities to employees to grow their careers. This could include inorganic growth options (mergers and acquisitions).

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    Average company to work for - ability to learn many new technologies!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Analyst in Morristown, NJ
    Current Employee - Analyst in Morristown, NJ

    I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance
    Summer hours
    Work from home
    Plenty of training

    Cons

    Salary not competitive
    Work tends to get boring
    Slow growth, promotions based on every other year regardless of contributions
    Performance reviews based on seniority, work enough years and you'll reach the top
    Talent retention issues while others just get by doing nothing
    IT management are non technical folks making technical decisions

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hire new employees with strong IT background and get rid of others who do not belong in

  2.  

    Enjoyable and Sometimes disappointing

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Package Engineer in Piscataway, NJ
    Current Employee - Senior Package Engineer in Piscataway, NJ

    I have been working at Colgate-Palmolive

    Pros

    Great benefits, ability to travel globally

    Cons

    Can be challenging to move throught thenorganizationif you are not flexible enough to travel often...or cannot do short/long term assignments at the Global facilities

    Approves of CEO
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