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"Balance of popularity contest and heavy self-promotion"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Experienced Associate in New York, NY
Current Employee - Experienced Associate in New York, NY
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

1.) Job stability
2.) Industry specialty
3.) People (both pro & con)

Cons

1.) Long hours
2.) Tunneled Opportunities
3.) Lack of staff level appreciation
4.) High turn-over
5.) People

Advice to Management

The high turn-over model is predominately due to the work overload, lack of real appreciation of staff level contributions, and real work opportunities.

Pay is an important incentive, but in most cases, not the driving factor behind staff seeking new opportunities outside the firm.

I would suggest putting more attention to work load balance, work life balance, and allowing for easier transition between opportunities.

Other Employee Reviews for PwC

  1. "Tax Director San Jose CA"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Tax Director in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Tax Director in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent career opportunity for those who are willing to give all time and devote his / her and families life goal to supporting the firm. The sky's the limit.

    Cons

    You are a cog in the machine, so be careful not to get ground up


  2. "OK for starters"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Tax Manager in Philadelphia, PA
    Former Employee - Tax Manager in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at PwC full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good network of professionals in the US

    Cons

    Disorganized in terms of career advancement

    Advice to Management

    Share the wealth

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