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Colgate-Palmolive Reviews

Updated Jul 13, 2014
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3.8 240 reviews

90% Approve of the CEO

Colgate-Palmolive Chairman, President, and CEO Ian M. Cook

Ian M. Cook

(163 ratings)

84% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good work-life balance, good management if you are paired with a good mentor(in 31 reviews)

  • Great benefits and still has some great people there(in 15 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-life balance was no good for me at all(in 12 reviews)

  • very conservative; the decision making process is too long(in 12 reviews)

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    great and wish to do it again soon

    Promoter (Former Employee) Jeddah (Saudi Arabia)

    Prossalary is very good and shifts
    u will make a lot of friendships their

    Consyou must work very hard to get noticed

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    Wonderful experience

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsCorporate culture is excellent. Work life balance

    ConsNone that comes to mind.

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    Great Company

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsDiverse Culture, excellent management team, promotions based on talent, and excellent work life balance.

    ConsNone =- The company is great.

    – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Colgate was best employer I've ever had

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsColgate offers many opportunities for advancement. It also has a great management team.

    ConsLong term, if you're not interested in international business, Colgate may not be the best place for you.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    representative in the conference of oral health community.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prosis a company with serious commitment to oral health in Puerto Rico

    Consestablish a network of Statistics on main factors causing diseases related to oral cancer.

    Advice to Senior ManagementUtilization levels and surveys of using colgate flowchart related to oral diseases oral hygiene, importance of oral health products and expectations for the future.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    great conservative company with plenty of opportunities

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prosthere are many opportunities to growth a career and try new things, they foster a continuous improvement environment and with a good work life balance

    Consthey are sometimes slow to make decisions, being a mobile employee and relocating often to any city is highly valued, could better utilize systems

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

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    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsI love Colgate Palmolive. I loved everything about the company.

    ConsIt was only a temporary assignment.

    Advice to Senior ManagementPlease hire me again permanently! lol

     

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prosit has very good company culture

    Consthere is nothing to say it

     

    I great learning experience with a good life work balance

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsA very successfull company that is a leader in the industry. Friendly poeple that are good at what they do.

    ConsTalking about toothpaste non stop can be quite boring. They are not very aggressive in advertising so it is hard to compete with others.

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    It's a great place to work!

    Customer Development Manager (Former Employee) Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic)

    ProsExcellent development programs, safe and motivating work environment, caring people, strong values and great culture.

    ConsCompensation and benefits are not the best in the market.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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