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"Good place to kick-off your career but gets old after a few years"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Consultant in Boston, MA
Current Employee - Consultant in Boston, MA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Accenture full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Flexible work schedule
Lots of Vacation Days
Name recognition of a big company
Lots of networking opportunities

Cons

Increasing long hours and expected to work 24/7 as you move up the corporate ladder
Opportunities in your homeoffice city is very scarce translating to weekly travel
Many Senior Management only cares about the bottom line and their own performance objectives, lack of real mentoring

Advice to Management

Need to train senior management on how to lead junior associates

Other Employee Reviews for Accenture

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Decent Learning Curve"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Orange, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Orange, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Accenture full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    -Good Work Culture compared to other Consulting Companies
    -Opportunity to learn diverse technologies
    -Recommended for Freshers out of College

    Cons

    -Salary sucks
    -Lengthy and never ending processes
    -Not so challenging projects

    Advice to Management

    Give more incentives to your best employees and be less biased


  2. Helpful (1)

    "My time with the company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Accenture full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Accenture employs some of the greatest people. The people make the company so great. It is filled with diversity.

    Cons

    It is not the easiest place to change directions in your career. It's easier to leave the company and return than to navigate internally.

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