Colgate-Palmolive

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Colgate-Palmolive Reviews

256 Reviews
3.7
256 Reviews
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Colgate-Palmolive Chairman, President, and CEO Ian M. Cook
Ian M. Cook
170 Ratings
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    Engineer in research and development

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Colgate-Palmolive as a contractor

    Pros

    Generous benefits both financial and bonus

    Cons

    Middle age men with middle age ideas about appropriate interaction

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    Examine your web usage. Really examine it.

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    Neutral Outlook

Colgate-Palmolive Interviews

Updated 25 Sep 2014
Updated 25 Sep 2014

Interview Experience

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Getting an Interview

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    Customer Development Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Applied via on campus recruiting. Accepted via on campus recruiting.
    Single behavioral interview followed by a phone call signifying my offer.
    Also met interviewers at my school' career fair one month prior and attended their information session.

    Interview Questions
    • "Tell me about a time you worked in a team to accomplish a goal"   View Answer
    Accepted Offer

Colgate-Palmolive Awards and Accolades

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Best Companies for Multicultural Women, Working Mother, 2012
100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2010
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Additional Info

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Website www.colgate.com
Headquarters New York, NY
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1806
Type Company - Public (CL)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue £10+ billion (GBP) per year

Colgate-Palmolive takes a bite out of grime. The company is a top global maker and marketer of toothpaste and other soap and cleaning products. Colgate-Palmolive also offers pet nutrition products through subsidiary Hill's Pet Nutrition, which makes Science Diet and Prescription Diet pet foods. Many of its oral care products fall under the Colgate brand and include toothbrushes, mouthwash, and dental floss. Its Tom's of Maine unit covers the natural toothpaste niche. Personal and home care items include Ajax brand household cleaner, Palmolive dishwashing liquid, Softsoap... More

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