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"A company who treats employees like gold!"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Coordinator
Current Employee - Coordinator
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Abbott Labs full-time

Pros

-Great health benefits
-Promote from within
-Comfortable pay
-Company rewards and recognizes individuals
-Long lasting company over 100 years in the industry

Cons

-Relocation is a must if you want to advance your career
-Industry changes has created a few re-organizations and lay offs
-Conservative Corporate Culture, this can be good or bad, but sometimes it feels like the company is uptight

Advice to Management

-Abbott's mentality is that in order to grow, you must have worn every hat. Not every person is cut out for every role. Tap into your employees' strengths and take advantage of what they can do best and bring to the table
-Offer better chances for promotion outside of Headquarters

Other Employee Reviews for Abbott Labs

  1. "Yesterday's drugs at tomorrow's prices"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Sales in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Abbott Labs full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great group of people to work with in the field

    Cons

    Not sure what happened in the home office. Big time lawsuit that they didn't divulge until after accepting offer. Charges were eventually cleared and then bought by co-sponsor Takeda.

    Advice to Management

    Have a plan.


  2. "Good company with healthy environment but old systems."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Financial Analyst in Lake Forest, IL
    Current Employee - Senior Financial Analyst in Lake Forest, IL
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Abbott Labs full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good working environment.
    No long period of stress.
    Work security - Almost no lay offs.
    Good health - retirement benefits.

    Cons

    Old systems.
    Hard to get promoted.
    Low salary increases while promoting and none for lateral moves.


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