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Great Intern Experience

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Former Employee - Financial Analyst Co-Op in Philadelphia, PA
Former Employee - Financial Analyst Co-Op in Philadelphia, PA

I worked at GlaxoSmithKline as an intern (less than an year)

Pros

People are great, work was meaningful, teamwork was impressive (Environment, Health & Safety Department)

Cons

Typical corporate red tape. Takes longer than needed to get simple things done (i.e. need to email 2 or 3 people to track down an invoice)

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Stay personable and continue to attract the good characters that you already do.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    IT is viewed and managed as a utility, not as a strategic asset to the company.

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    Former Employee - IT Support in Research Triangle Park, NC
    Former Employee - IT Support in Research Triangle Park, NC

    I worked at GlaxoSmithKline full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Benefits and compensation.
    Promotes personal healthy lifestyle.
    On-site Fitness Centers and running trails.
    On-site dining.
    Company Store.
    Credit union on-site and off site location.

    Cons

    Moving jobs interally to Asia locations whenever possible.
    Does not value institutional knowledge.
    Simplifying IT by eliminating and avoiding any custom or innovative solutions.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The emperor has no clothes.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great people, great company sometimes work can be slow

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    Former Employee - IT Project Manager in Philadelphia, PA
    Former Employee - IT Project Manager in Philadelphia, PA

    I worked at GlaxoSmithKline full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    work you can be proud of, wonderful people who become life long friends, great benefits, excellent work life balance

    Cons

    slow at times in terms of pace of projects as well as promotion path

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    utilize your employee's intelligence by giving them more challenging work and pushing them to the next level

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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