Layoffs are happening in Accenture. Some people were informed today.

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If Consulting firms were each a different car brand, what would they be? I’ll start: PwC (Ford) Deloitte (GM) EY (Toyota) KPMG (Hyundai) McKinsey (Mercedes) BCG (BMW) Bain (Porsche) Accenture (Tesla) … more

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Is Accenture the only firm that makes us find our own projects? I like consulting but I can’t handle the stress of constantly need to find a project on my own anymore

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Is the worst over? How is everyone’s firm doing? MBB, Deloitte, Strategy&, EYP, Accenture, etc

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Best laptop between $500-$1,000? I’m one of the lowly 5% ‘under performers’ recently laid off by Accenture 🙄

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Best firm for slides? 1- McKinsey 2- BCG 3- Bain 4- Oliver Wyman 5- Deloitte 6- PwC 7- EY 8- KPMG 9- Accenture

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My friend got into accenture with a liberal arts degree & I study info systems and didn’t get into accenture what’s wrong with me 😕😕

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Slytherin: McKinsey, Deloitte, EY Gryffindor: Bain, Accenture, PwC Ravenclaw: BCG, OW, Kearney Hufflepuff: KPMG, BAH, Guidehouse How would you sort?

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How would you rank the major consulting firms by pay + bonus + benefits? Deloitte, Accenture, PwC, BCG, EY, Bain, KPMG, McKinsey, Booz Allen

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I’m m leaving Accenture after 2 years for a tech company, total comp is 190k, annualized value is 131.5 k without considering bonus. The offer requires me to move from Dallas to Seattle. Smart move?

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Made a move from Accenture to EY and let me tell you the grass is not always greener on the other side 🧐

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Last two days at Accenture, part of the laid off batch. Feeling something is missing in the todo list before I leave. Suggestions please.

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Just received a verbal offer from Accenture but have a call with Deloitte later. Should I cancel on Deloitte or take the interview? 👀

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Accenture is having an “Employee-Driven Day of Solidarity” today. Only the AAERG distros received a message encouraging us to “take the day off to step away from everything and do what we need to do t… more

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Layoffs at Accenture?

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I want a job at Accenture so badly. Please. 😔

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What kind of work does MBB actually do? I’m pretty sure there is boring work happening everywhere, but essentially, are your coolest projects cooler than the coolest projects happening at Big Four, Ac… more

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Will have an offer from kpmg it advisory coming in after my internship. I also have the opportunity to recruit with accenture technology and I believe I have a good chance of getting an offer there as… more

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Starting at Accenture on Monday in TDP, first job out of college. Any tips for a newbie starting out in the tech consulting world? Also, how should I network and meet new people within the compang d… more

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Hypothetically, if Accenture were to buy 49% of Bain and merge its Strategy & Consulting and Interactive arms with Bain, what would be the pros and cons of such a merger?

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Accenture is having an HBCU outreach conference and, as a HBCU alumn, I’m all for it. But I resent and am insulted by the 2.75 GPA requirement. We don’t need to lower the bar to attract talent. We can… more

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LEK, Kearney, Accenture, Deloitte, Oliver Wyman. Which would you choose out of university and why? I want to optimize broad exit opps and comp

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Among consulting firms which one is strongest in core tech AI/ML Big Data projects? McKinsey, PwC, Deloitte, Accenture or KPMG?? Looking for tech-based projects only, no fluffy ppt work....

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Currently at Accenture as a Consultant making 100k; have an offer from Guidehouse (100% remote) as a Sr Consultant for 140k. I love Accenture and the network I’ve created. But wanted to hear some o… more

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Do my consulting friends at Deloitte, PwC, and EY have severe work life balance like us at Accenture? It's always been bad... But here lately I literally have been working 8am to 2am M-F and 5-10… more

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Biggest difference in working at Accenture vs a Big Four?

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Have any big firms (B4, Accenture, Cap, MBB) cut raises yet? If we don’t get raises this year, what are your thoughts on if we would get larger raises in 2021?

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I was fired from Accenture about 6 months ago (at analyst level) and am having a difficult time finding a new job. Wondering if anyone has any advice/guidance they can offer? Super depressed about it

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How do I quit from Accenture? I just got into graduate school and it starts next week. Not sure how to go about this.

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In 3 words, describe the culture of your firm e.g. Accenture, Deloitte, EY, IBM, MBB, PwC, Tier 2s, boutiques, and oh, KPMG

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Hi Accenture 🐠, I recently moved to a different state and bought a 🏡 here. Can I still keep my affiliation with my precious office (SF)? Or do I need to switch? What is the policy? Also, I am up for… more

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Accenture layoffs have started. 5% of the workforce globally. Anyone you know got hit?

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This board is hilarious advising on everything from nose jobs to contact lenses to making friends to personal finance. Just so funny seeing people from MBB, Big 4, LEK, Accenture, Oliver Wyman etc wh… more

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Well...have been reading the many posts about all of the people being laid off from Accenture and today I was one of them. I don't know if it was a layoff or a firing. I'm speechless. I've… more

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Word on the street is that Accenture is cutting 20% across the board. Any truth to that?

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So apparently accenture is making people who are on the bench enroll into a mandatory customer service role even if you’re 100% utilized. Friend took 3 weeks of PTO and has been on the bench for a few… more

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Happy to provide my story on the other side. Spent two years at Accenture under Technology mostly working on business analysis for implementations and PMO. Left for Facebook for a role in strategic … more

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Just got off the phone with recruiter from Deloitte. Can someone confirm if she’s lying, said senior consultants making 105 is on the higher end range of the salary band for cyber. That’s below what I… more

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Deloitte, KPMG, and Accenture seem to catch the most flack on this platform. Why is this?

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