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Anybody here from B4 Canada? Thinking about relocating for personal reasons and wanted to talk to people working there.

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@consulting manager 1, can you comment on the work life balance in Canada compared to the US, assuming you've experienced both

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It really depends on the office, but I found that the work life balance is definitely better. Bigger cities, like Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal tend to be the same as US in terms hours. I was in a smaller office and I can definitely say that the hours are not as crazy as in the US. I only worked occasionally on Sundays; Saturdays were a norm during the busy season, however, definitely less than 10 hours....

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Agreed. Depends which city you are looking into. Toronto (GTA) is definitely one of the busiest. ~50-60 billable hours/week during busy season

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@EY OP: sorry, can't comment on the office, as this might easily identify me... It was ~150 people office

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No free cell phones at PwC Canada. We had secondees in tax a couple of years ago.

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I used to work at PwC in Canada... Love the country and people

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Oh, I'm curious as well about the work/life balance.

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What smaller city were you working in and what service line, if you don't mind me asking

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Hmm. 50-60 billable hours during busy season sounds incredibly reasonable. I must be warped. Haha.

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