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Great Place to Work

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at PwC full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

PwC offers challenging work, upward mobility, and plenty of opportunity to learn about a wide range of business issues. The Firm is also both people and client focused. The atmosphere is very professional yet personable. Working there was never boring.

Cons

You need to be prepared to work hard and adapt to the changing needs of the market and your clients. This is not repetitive work -- you need to be flexible.

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    High performers will succeed here, but they will let you burn out.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at PwC

    Pros

    some of the best people/ clients & experiences to jump start your career. A good place to be if you don't like a lot of supervision

    Cons

    Loyalty seems to be a one way street. They will let you work yourself into the ground, you have to know when to push back.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't include Partner utilization in a groups total utilization, that's not an accurate depiction of what's going on.

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    It has been a very educational experience

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    Current Employee - Experienced Audit Associate  in  San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Experienced Audit Associate in San Jose, CA

    I have been working at PwC full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    If you like variety, PwC is the place to be. You have a great number of opportunities in both audit and advisory roles, and if you challenge yourself, you can grow your career here.

    Cons

    With so much field work, it is often difficult to forge relationships within the firm itself. A lot of the firm initiatives tend to be underserved due to this, things like the coaching/buddy system. Also, the hours are as challenging as one would imagine (but most managers and above do more than pay lip service to firm Flexibility).

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Someone within each market really needs to take a lead role in building better intra-office communication and ensuring that firm initiatives are being handled in a more meaningful way. Also, if you're going to invest so much time and energy in new products like Spark, there needs to be a more effective strategy for getting firm members to learn and utilize the,.

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