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"The benefits are decent but nepotism is rampant..."

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Approves of CEO

Pros

The benefits are comparable to other companies of the same size.
The pay is low, but Allergan is a good starting point into the pharma industry. A great place to learn and move on.
The company seems financially stable and conservative.

Cons

Nepotism within some of the facilities is rampant.
Don't expect to work your way to a promotion.
Little to no recognition is given for a job well done.
"Bonuses" are very small compared to other companies of similar size unless you are at a directors level or above.
No flextime is offered.
Use of sick time is forbidden.

Advice to Management

Offer more competitive pay and bonuses.
Better recognition opportunities to the hourly employees would help retain talent.
Stop allowing relatives to work within the same facility.
Promote more from within the company.

Other Employee Reviews for Allergan

  1. "ok"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Fair company to work with

    Cons

    growth oppurtunities are less. should have more scope for growth in other regions other than US also

    Advice to Management

    right talent should be recognised


  2. "For a large company, good place to work with good career advancement opportunities."

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Training, career pathing, good management, good pipeline and products.

    Cons

    Will never get to know all of the people I work with!

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