Biogen Idec

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Horrific Senior Departmental Leadership Results in Fear of Retaliation

Operations Manager (Former Employee) Cambridge, MA (US)

ProsThe company strives to provide excellent patient therapies and has made great corporate strides over the past few years.

ConsSome departments function on an environment of fear where senior departmental leaders are not held to the same standards as lower level employees, creating a toxic environment. Significantly constrained resources lead to unrealistic expectations and inability to meet established goals. Over the span of several years, it was my observation that HR does not support the employee and is swayed by political/managerial bias.

Advice to Senior ManagementI strongly advise senior management to dive deep into "troubled departments" with high turnover rates and speak with employees (and

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    4 people found this helpful  

    Don't mess up...it will follow you!

    Universal Patient Services Coordinator (Current Employee) Durham, NC (US)

    I have been working at Biogen Idec full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros: Great place to start to learn about corporate america and learn about the foundation… Cons: Biogen Idec known to take the easy way out and give up on really great people who have maybe made a mistake once… Advice to Senior Management: Go above and beyond supporting and advocating for employees. Actually believing in the goodness in them instead of keeping them… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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    Great corporate experience with a rewarding culture.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Raleigh, NC (US)

    I worked at Biogen Idec full-time

    Pros: -Flexibility within the workplace -Thorough training -Excellent benefits -Senior Management are great mentors -Work/Life… Cons: -Lack of job growth and development opportunities -Obtain thoughts and opinions of those who will be… Advice to Senior Management: -Promote individuals with the best skill-set for the position. … Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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