Forest Labs
2.8 of 5 81 reviews
www.frx.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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Company is extremely micro-managed and the "culture" is not conducive for a healthy life style

Sales Representative, Trainer, Manager (Former Employee)
Philadelphia, PA (US)

I worked at Forest Labs full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGood salary - starting is 53k. Bonus varies from 2k - 14k. Company car.

ConsMicro-managing. Want everyone to be a puppet and fit the same mold. Pods are issues b/c some people don't work.

Advice to Senior ManagementTeach the managers how to let go of their micro-managing and employee retention may be better. Reps can think for themselves and have a true pulse of the territory, so let them do their job.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Great people, great products, Management stuck in past

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I have been working at Forest Labs full-time


Pros: The company is very savvy at selecting great products and great people in the marketing department. The atmosphere is friendly and focused on the work.… Cons: Management does not allow a lot of new thinking and essentially is stuck… Advice to Senior Management: Empower executive directors and other middle brand management to really… More

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Very Happy to work here.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Forest Labs full-time for more than a year


Pros: work culture and environment. No pressure or tension. Cons: Must adopt new techniques and methodologies. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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