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Your experience will be determined by what teams your get placed on and the individual people you work with, in such a large company theres a great variety. If you're a driven, works well under pressure, detail oriented person you're likely to succeed.
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Pros:- Exposure to leadership within impactful industries such as C Suite- Opportunity to learn quickly and grow fast in careerCons:- Not the best work/life balance- Extensive travel, not much input on which projects staffed on
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Long hours, under compensated but have the ability to work with very intelligent young people. Lots of opportunity to grow and have exposure to many different facets of accounting
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Job security and advancementIn terms of job security at PwC, I think it’s goodOverallMy experience working at PwC has been extremely positive. All good!
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I worked as a Technical Data Analyst interns at the company, my time at the company was great, I got to learn a lot things and it had a appropriate system in place with mentors and managers to help interns.
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PwC offered incentive pay so compensation was good. Personnel from Manager to Senior were solid people. Unfortunately, higher management were arrogant, rude and untrustworthy. PwC will misrepresent a project’s length and your job security. PwC poorly treats contractors.
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Experience is good for your resume. Some good people.
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Failure of communications from upper management that could be deemed misrepresentations.
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great work culture but longer hours than most. you would need to have strong discipline to find out. Flip side is PwC is a big, multinational. You'll get better gigs there, but won't make as much, and have more competition as you up-rung the ladder towards promotional opportunities.
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Good place to start a career; lots of opportunity for development, variety of work, etc. Culture largely depends on your specific line of service, office, and team. Pay starts relatively low for associates but ramps quickly once promoted in 2-3 years.
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The environment is great for the right person. If you want to be in professional advisory services, it is a tough world but PwC can do a lot better to reconcile the firm's messaging with the reality. There used to be better work life balance but that now only applies if you're in a good group. If not, you will work your tail off with little relief and the firm's messaging almost seems to make it worse. The idea was that the compensation was not as high as other firms because of the WLB incentives but those have close to vanished and now it is a mill of working under more pressure without the increased compensation. I'd say great place to start but if you don't fit in don't force it, go find something else. It is not a firm for everyone especially diverse individuals. The messaging works for those who are in the majority but falls on deaf ears for those who want to believe it truly has a diverse and inclusive approach. It does not and cannot figure out how to do so. So, if you are super corporate and want to work in a large organization that has had much of its personal touch sapped out of it then this is a great environment to gain fantastic experience and to network but do not drink the kool aid.
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good for resume, excellent for learning
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No work life balance, compensation not competitive, High deductible medical benefits
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PwC is a wonderful place to start your career, young and energized. The more busy seasons you work, the more stressed and burnt out you become. The unfortunate part is that some people have fantastic experiences and work-life balance while others are unlucky and are stuck in a place where it feels like busy season all year round. In the end, if you can put in the work and time early on, do it. Get the experience and leave.
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Free phone, "unlimited" sick days, flexible schedule
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Work-life balance does not exist, you're just another number
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Learned a lot, helpful managers. Work life balance can be tough with travel, but mostly it depends on your client and the team. The company as a whole is great.
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Speaking for PwC advisory only. Great culture at the company, and a lot of opportunities to network with others from different groups and cultivate mentorships. As a POC, I felt supported and empowered.
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I joined PwC after graduating from college and worked there for 5 years. I feel I was really lucky to work in a professional firm with tons of talent people and clear prompting mechnism.
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Work life balance is tough but not impossible. It is a fast paced and stressful environment. A lot of hours will be required to be put in during busy season.
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Work/life balance can be a challenge, but they generally reward hard work and good performance with bonuses and raises which are respectable for the industry. Always opportunity to take more challenging work.
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Excellent work balance. Team working Is highly encouraged which helps to find and correct errors for quality output. PWC has ongoing educative programs for its staff In IT and overall well being of the company. Very exciting.
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Work well be well
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PwC is a great place to start your career, grow and learn. I was exposed to so many clients and accounting matters and was given opportunity to advance quickly.
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There will be a lot of learning, and a lot of late nights. The one thing that made me enjoy my time at PwC was that you had no choice but to progress.
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Great culture, pay, benefits, and best of all great people! Unfortunately, it was a seasonal position for me but I had a great experience working with such a wonderful team.
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Everything
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Prioritizes client needs and focuses on opportunities for digital and technology-based solutions and advancement. Work and culture is very variant across different groups within the large company.
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Very little regard for work-life balance. Grueling travel schedule. Highly driven and intelligent people. Fierce competition embedded in a feudal framework.
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