MAP Pharmaceuticals
1.6 of 5 15 reviews
www.mappharma.com Mountain View, CA 50 to 149 Employees

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Fast paced with unrealistic expectations

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Mountain View, CA

I have been working at MAP Pharmaceuticals

ProsOwnership of projects
Flexibility in work schedule
Travel opportunities
Friendly people
Hard working people

ConsUnrealistic expectations - pace unsustainable
Lack of Sr. Management planning
Lack of Sr. Management understanding of what it takes to complete tasks
Environment of knee jerk reactions
Secretive
Sr. management is flat, focuses on individual task list verse team approach and input.

Advice to Senior ManagementListen to risk avoidance advice from staff
Listen to experienced employees timelines (it is based on experience for a reason)
Be less secretive and work with vendors verses trying to dominate

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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I would rather be homeless than work here again.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Mountain View, CA

I have been working at MAP Pharmaceuticals


Pros: Very few pros; however, most of the people at the mid to lower levels are great and the product is a good idea but… Cons: If I could give this company a zero on the rating system, I would. The dysfunction is nearly indescribable. Senior Management is made up… Advice to Senior Management: Management needs to stop expecting things to be done right away to meet arbitrary, often disconnected time lines and instead focus on ensuring things are… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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If You Really Need a Job, MAP Has Lots of Them

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Mountain View, CA

I have been working at MAP Pharmaceuticals


Pros: Competitive salaries and bonus and stock options Great product in the migraine inhaler with HUGE potential Very… Cons: Upper management does not communicate with staff and virtually everything is a secret Unsustainable stress levels imposed by upper management with arbitrary, unrealistic goals and timelines One-trick… Advice to Senior Management: Listen to the high-priced, experienced professionals you hire and take their advice Include… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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