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North Chicago, IL
10000+ employees
1888
Company - Public (ABT)
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$10+ billion (USD) per year
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Filling baby bottles and soothing aching joints are a habit for Abbott. Abbott Laboratories is a top health care products manufacturer. Its pharmaceuticals include HIV treatments Norvir and Kaletra, rheumatoid arthritis therapy Humira, and Lupron to treat endometriosis and ... Read more

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    Former Employee - Occupational Health Nurse Team Lead in Kansas City, MO
    Former Employee - Occupational Health Nurse Team Lead in Kansas City, MO
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    I worked at Abbott Labs full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great working environment for staff.

    Cons

    Failure to provide adequately for handicap employee staff.

    Advice to Management

    Improve on internal communications between managers and staff.

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Abbott Labs Photos

Abbott Labs photo of: High above Abott Labs in North Chicago, near lake Michigan (Photo attributed to flickr: stewie811 - licensed under the CCL Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0)
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Abbott Labs Interviews

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    Pharmaceutical Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Portland, OR
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Abbott Labs (Portland, OR) in August 2011.

    Interview

    I was recommended by a recruiter. I met the hiring manager for about an hour and I was selected to meet with the Regional Manger. I was flown down to LA for my second interview and I was hired shortly afterwards.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    I was happy with my offer.

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Abbott Labs Awards & Accolades

  • Top Companies for Executive Women, National Association for Female Executives, 2012
  • Most Admired Companies in Research Science, Black Engineer & Information Technology, 2010
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