Forest Labs
2.8 of 5 81 reviews
www.frx.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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Good depending on who you know. Just OK otherwise.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Forest Labs

ProsPeople are smart, at the lower levels at least. Can't speak for upper management.

People are also hard-working and collaborative.

ConsRampant micromanagers every where. Sink or swim mentality, and it is difficult to push innovative marketing tactics through the approval process. Analysis paralysis. Not into risk taking.

Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to embrace the changing market environment, and get with the times! Stop being such stick in the muds, please!

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Good pharma company in NYC

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Forest Labs


Pros: Forest is a small organization which equals more visibility for employees giving them more opportunity for advancement, depending on your manager and the department in… Cons: As a whole the organization is not open to alternative work arrangements, at the very senior level there is micro-management, and it is… Advice to Senior Management: For managers who have been at the company for many years -- 9 years plus -- encourage… More

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Ok place to starte

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Forest Labs


Pros: good start in the industry but not a high paying… Cons: lack of work life balance, lots of travel, lots of red tape and bs....bottom line is the only line… Advice to Senior Management: Don't promote reps simply because they do well in sales. Being able… More

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