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"Not ideal fresh out of college"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Analyst in Washington, DC
Current Employee - Analyst in Washington, DC
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Accenture full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Compensation
Ability to somewhat work alone
Relocation stipend
Ability to work in a big city
Kinda hard to really add anything else to the pro list (honestly)

Cons

Lack of communication
Very cold working environment; not many people are friendly
Everyone pings (instant messages in order to communicate)
Many employees are not willing to help the new person; they are more concerned about their promotions and their own goals
No sense of belonginess
Intern human resource specialist (TFS) do not pair you with roles that are in line with you capabilities

Advice to Management

Hire more people that are people developers

Other Employee Reviews for Accenture

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Great Opportunity to work with world's most renowned organizations."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Accenture full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Ethical Work Culture with High Values, Work/Life Balance. Footprint in all areas allow overall profitability of the organization.

    Cons

    Compensation and Benefits have a scope for improvement. Being as big as Accenture does not allow one to one time with leadership.


  2. "Innovation delivered, really?"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Accenture full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    learning opportunities on every client project, good inter-personal relationships that will last a long time, ability for new college grads to move quickly through the corporate ladder, excellent benefits package.

    Cons

    Innovation not a strong suit especially internally, highly matrixed organization, slow moving bureaucracy coupled with a highly political atmosphere, learning opportunities limited to mandatory corporate training,

    Advice to Management

    Loosen up bureaucracy, facilitate innovation, simply the matrix organization,

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