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Good Company but instable job

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Former Employee - Software Engineer  in  Philadelphia, PA
Former Employee - Software Engineer in Philadelphia, PA

I worked at GlaxoSmithKline

Pros

Great Benefits
Competent Employees
Management Communication in times of change is ok
Diverse work force
Great place for women to work

Cons

Unstable organization
Constant downsizing
Bias in favor of women!
IT thinks they are Microsoft or IBM

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Find ways to reduce need to cut staff by reducing management salaries.

Recommends
Disapproves of CEO

Other Reviews for GlaxoSmithKline

  1.  

    Constant Change Creates Confusion

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    Former Employee - Associate Scientist  in  Collegeville, PA
    Former Employee - Associate Scientist in Collegeville, PA

    I worked at GlaxoSmithKline

    Pros

    Relaxed atmosphere that promotes camaraderie

    Cons

    No clear path for career advancement.
    No introductory training in company operations specific to the laboratory.
    Frequently changed course and reshuffled staff and managers which stunted bench scientists growth and development.

    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Helpful colleagues, very good manager, very flexible work schedule.

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    Current Employee - Co-Op  in  Raleigh, NC
    Current Employee - Co-Op in Raleigh, NC

    I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline

    Pros

    Very flexible work schedule.
    Work personal life balanced.

    Cons

    Sadly, its not a software company.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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