Accretive Solutions

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Accretive Solutions Reviews

Updated November 16, 2014
Updated November 16, 2014
31 Reviews
3.3
31 Reviews
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  1.  

    You make opportunity for yourself with their assistance

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Accretive Solutions

    Pros

    The people make the organization. Many opportunities are available with client companies, but you have to make the effort to go to the office and help them sell you. If you are willing to take the time to help them market your services, then you will be successful here.

    Cons

    The best work tended to go to the same "favorite" consultants. It took almost 3 years to become a favorite consultant, but paid off very well after that point.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I understand the client first theory, but Consultants should be treated as partners, not as second class citizens.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    Positive company with work to do.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous
    Former Employee - Anonymous

    I worked at Accretive Solutions as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great people, honest, professional and they try really hard to please their clients.

    Cons

    Low salaries and too traditional.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Clients are not the only customer.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Good place to work but still has work to do

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Accretive Solutions full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    The people I have interacted with or worked with have consistently had a strong ethical nature combined with a strong work ethic. This is consistent with management as well as the consultants delivering service to the clients.
    Training for internal staff is beginning to gain headway.

    Cons

    Training for consultants is woefully lacking. The consultant has to pretty much rely upon the skill sets they bring to the company when they start combined with what they pick up over time by doing.
    The company has very little Brand.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Develop training for consultants that covers two areas:
    1. Technical consulting skills and tools
    2. Training covering the soft skills consultants can use on the client site on a day to day basis.
    3. Allocate resources to marketing and development of thought leadership

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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  5.  

    Very good experience working for Accretive Solutions

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Analyst in Detroit, MI
    Former Employee - Analyst in Detroit, MI

    I worked at Accretive Solutions as a contractor (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Friendly and accommodating people to work with.

    Cons

    The company was not well informed of the day to day work of their contract people.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Monthly interaction with their contract employees for any issues that need to be discussed of just to check in on how their employees are doing working with the company they are representing.

    Recommends
  6.  

    Positive, dynamic culture with a huge focus on quality client service.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Accretive Solutions full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Fun, collaborative, education opportunities, client-focused, high-bar for consultants, consultant focused. Overall a positive atmosphere and even if you are just one consultant at an engagement you know you have people behind you at the company and ready to help when you need it.

    Cons

    More opportunities for consultants to get to know one another would be great. Consultants are typically in the field on engagements so it is hard to get everyone together.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Accretive

    Former Employee - Consultant in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Consultant in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Accretive Solutions as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    Professional, enterpernural, competent, aggressive, dynamic

    Cons

    I have no comments at this time.

  8.  

    Horrible Company, Horrible Experience

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Dallas, TX

    I worked at Accretive Solutions full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Ability to work both remote and in the clients office locations. Minimal travel.

    Cons

    No support from management, for weeks you are ignored and then if an issue arises you are at fault.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Support your employees. We make you money.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Great company to work for and with

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Recruiter in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Recruiter in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at Accretive Solutions as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great people, great values. I love everything about working here and am proud to tell people that I am apart of Accretive Solutions. They just get it.

    Cons

    Career opportunities. There aren't a lot of opportunities for growth and advancement even when you are meeting and exceeding their standards.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Great people, challenging projects, continual growth, flexibility"

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Accretive Solutions full-time

    Pros

    People, flexibility, challenging projects, variety

    Cons

    No 401(k) matching program available.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  11.  

    ok

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Accretive Solutions

    Pros

    flexibility with your personal time

    Cons

    low compensation compared to industry

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