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"Great Experiences for Career Development - Demanding Work"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Advisory Manager in Dallas, TX
Current Employee - Advisory Manager in Dallas, TX
Approves of CEO

Pros

-Client exposure and experience
-Quality of colleagues
-Knowledge Sharing/Training Material
-Amount of vacation
-Flexibility in work

Cons

-Lots of hours/overtime
-Lots of travel
-Internal competition

Advice to Management

-Provide better strategic direction
-Be honest about decisions (layoffs, salary freezes)
-Don't worry so much about fitting in the market as much as leading the market

Other Employee Reviews for PwC

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    "Great Experience, but No Respect"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Experienced Audit Associate in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Experienced Audit Associate in Chicago, IL
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great resume builder
    Well rounded experience
    Opportunity to work with young bright professionals
    Opportunities to see how many different clients operate

    Cons

    No respect of work life balance
    No recognition for hard work
    Extremely low pay given the hours worked
    Rotational opportunities few and far between within the firm, despite the hype

    Advice to Management

    Management needs to hire HR that cares and respects the employees in order to run a successful business model. Additionally, it is necessary to actually respect work/life balance like management preaches, instead of just saying work/life balance is respected, but actions have proven otherwise.


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    "PwC"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Associate in South San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Associate in South San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    1. Enjoy the people.
    2. PwC has great methodologies and tools that can be leveraged on many engagements.
    3. Great place to build relationships and network.

    Cons

    1. Promote work/life balance, however, taking time for vacation/holiday off hurts your overall annual performance rating.
    2. Travel and inability to spend time with your family.

    Advice to Management

    1. Do a better job of promoting work/life balance.
    2. Revamp the Annual Review Process to look at quality of work vs. pur metrics.


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