This is a generic discussion thread to capture comments about potential Valeant Pharmaceuticals layoffs? Any chatter, news or rumors?
How do you see things - what will happen next?
Do you know there is a plan to grow headcount, how many employees currently work here? How about the HQ at Laval?
Any updates on Bridgewater layoffs?
If you need info on layoffs check out Cafepharma Valenat pages there. There are more posts there on Cafepharma but I am not sure if they have a ton of layoff content.
Too many people left valeant, because what happened, they don't want to stay. Valeant is hring a lot of people, but is because the people are living their company, but when New people apply the dont tell you the true. About time FDA did something... — read more
http://www.wsj.com/articles/valeant-an-accounting-pioneer-too-1450202504 Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. didn’t just pioneer a new way of running a drug company—it has an unusual way of accounting for one, too. The approach flows in part... — read more
I think that Valeant simply destroyed B&L employee base - the best execs were forced out, and the best employees followed - the atmosphere of fear has spread at B&L and productivity dropped to zero. I'll never understand why Valeant took this... — read more
Nothing more to add here - Valeant is ruthless and will cut and downsize whenever it's needed
that's the word on the street - the sales reps will be hit again, nothing new here..
The execs at Valeant have shown themselves to be very narrow-minded and uninformed. VRX bought a fairly small privately held pharmaceutical company named Dow Pharmaceutical (DP). DP had a proven track record of growth and innovation. DP employees... — read more
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, the new owner of Bausch + Lomb Inc. in Rochester, carried out a new round of layoffs on Friday, dismissing 24 people in the customer service department. A spokesperson for Valeant, Laurie Little, gave no reason... — read more
I got nixed in 2006 - I hear you guys are going thru layoffs again... True?
valeant top honchos could care less about the employees - they relocated pretty much the whole company from California to New Jersey which put employees with decades of experiences with the company out a job - it is pretty pathetic - do not apply to... — read more
So, the previous post was someone posting on the web in 2011 - the stock is doing well now, but most of the morale issues are somewhat relevant today - V's making money though
The senior management at Valeant have shown themselves to be very shortsighted and uninformed. Valeant bought a small privately held pharmaceutical company named Dow Pharmaceutical. This company had a proven track record of growth and innovation. It... — read more
I was let go - V has a slim product line... The drug I was selling for Hepatitis C, it came out poorly in new clinical trial, efficient in only 10 % of cases, company sold product off, all representatives were let go due to no other drugs available... — read more