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Hard work

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Current Employee - Management Consulting Manager  in  Chicago, IL (US)
Current Employee - Management Consulting Manager in Chicago, IL (US)

I have been working at Accenture

Pros

Accenture does a good job of taking people from all backgrounds and intergrating them into a team that performs well

Cons

Accenture is extremely large and is very set in its ways, you follow the methodology or risk being punished for not

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Raise the salaries... i'm sure that every employee of just about every company says they arent paid enough but more $ is better

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    Good experience so far

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  San Francisco, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA (US)

    I have been working at Accenture

    Pros

    Came in as an experienced hire in Oct 2010. Impressed with ACN's training, client base, and coworkers.Lots of interesting projects in my industry and specialization. Great pipeline of work. Most importantly, I feel that by working hard and smart, by networking, and through a little luck, the opportunity for advancement is high.I didn't feel like this in industry.

    Cons

    For me, nearly non-stop travel. Grinding stretches of long days, especially if there's an offshore team in the mix (5, 6AM calls, then onsite client work, then calls again till 10, 11PM). Tough to take time off as needed. Project management and client contacts can make your engagement fall along the continuum of "excellent and highly engaged" to "grin and bear it." Cliques of employees who have been at the firm for a while. None of this should be a surprise to anyone in consulting.

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    I'm happy with the experience and am getting out of it what I hoped for. Proud to work here.

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    Great place to work for..

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    Current Employee - Manager  in  Detroit, MI (US)
    Current Employee - Manager in Detroit, MI (US)

    I have been working at Accenture

    Pros

    Very Structured and follows standard management formats
    Abundance of training materials to learn and gain experience
    Great people with industry knowledge
    Varied industry exposure

    Cons

    Travelling if you are a consultant
    Not one of the top pay masters

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