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BPS Bioscience Reviews

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    "Happy Here"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at BPS Bioscience full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Small company with growth opportunity for those who prove themselves and are willing to contribute. Will wear multiple hats, but with minimal pressure and stress. Great place for people who enjoy work-life balance. Very flexible.

    Cons

    Will deal with small company growing pains of expanding and implementing systematic procedures. Ok as long as you are good at setting goals for yourself and following through.

    Advice to Management

    Can set more goals and consistent protocols. Different for each department, fair/good overall depending on the team and individual efforts to contribute.


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    "Small Company, Big Opportunities"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at BPS Bioscience full-time

    Pros

    I've worked a lot of jobs in a variety of industries, but BPS is in a different league. Even in an introductory position, upper management has always taken my suggestions and concerns seriously. People here are friendly and it's a good environment to work in. There are company lunches and breakfasts every week and vacation time is good.

    At BPS, I'm free to be independent during the work day without people breathing down my neck to make sure things get done. If you're self motivated and a hard worker, you can thrive. No job is perfect, but I've been very content.

    Cons

    Since it's a small company, you often fill a variety of roles. Whatever your title may be, you'll end up having to be flexible. You learn a lot, but if you only want to do one thing, it may not be a great fit.

    Advice to Management

    I think we should have more company outings and team building activities. Nothing too crazy, maybe just a BPS Beach day once a year.

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    "Research Associate"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Research Associate
    Former Employee - Research Associate
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at BPS Bioscience full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Small company feel, can be very close to co-workers. Very research-like environment.

    Cons

    Little to no communication between superiors and direct reports. The company is poorly managed and RAs/Sr. RAs are almost always micromanaged. Distrust is rampant amongst coworkers and handling situations are completely unprofessional.

    Terrible place to learn anything and mostly a dead end job for people seeking to grow their careers. Good place for entry level workers to gain some experience for a year or two, and then move on. From what I know, ~90% of employees are just there for the paycheck.

    Advice to Management

    Stop micromanaging, communicate and plan efficiently. Do not dismiss your employees. Continue on the path you are on and all you will maintain are people who perform at "just enough" to receive a paycheck.