This company seems to have big problems fulfilling its promises. I see around me colleagues who work hard for the company, give more than 100 percent of themselves for the company’s goals because they still believe that it will ultimately mean... — read more
Confirmed, Genentech plans to eliminate 80 permanent positions and end many other independent contracts from their Hillsboro site. Similar cost cut toning initiatives are planned for their Vacaville and South San Francisco sites.
A rumor has been circulating for a few weeks now that we'll be seeing some layoffs - especially in respiratory. Very few details are available, though. It's really nerve-wracking to know something is coming but not know when or how many will be... — read more
Heard new layoffs last week in research. Anyone knows details?
~20 regular full-time employees (blue badge) -one supervisor -They are laying off 6 more people at the end of October (they were notified during the layoffs) They claimed that they didn't know it was going to happen until the day before, but they... — read more
Were the 90 positions all in South San Francisco?
Marketing was hit with a 15% reduction. Production was hit with 90 employee reduction. What other groups are being impacted?
i really wish this company would understand that if somebody is a good technical person they will not automatically make a good manager... people who are placed in leadership positions usually have absolutely no experience leading... so instead of... — read more
200 Genentech people lost jobs, yet everyone is silent. Why is this?
It seems that depending on your luck, you can either end up with an amazing management team when you start working at Genetech or you can walk into an already established bad situation with managers who are determined to micro-manage every move you... — read more
Anybody else noticed how many talented people have decided to leave Genentech lately? Our turnover is higher than ever... I can understand them, way too much infighting and backstabbing going on here lately... It's one thing to foster... — read more
I used to love working at Genentech. In some ways I still do, but that mostly has to do with good benefits. The rest has gone downhill, and it looks like it will proceed in that direction. Our processes are getting more outdated by the day, but... — read more
Waiting by the phone. Looks like Nov 10 the shoe will fall for many in BioOnc Too many sales people and too many managers.