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Deloitte Chicago BTS practice: thoughts on work life ~fit~ and culture?

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Chicago BTS has a very high turnover rate. Be prepared to work a lot and have busy seasons during non busy season periods.

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I think culture is good and has more of a get your work done and do your thing type of feel but still solid teams

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Chicago BTS has high turn around and the people I know there regularly bill 60+ hours during non busy season

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Thanks for the comments guys! Was looking to transfer to Chicago into a group that would have good exit opportunities. But I'm not sure if that's something that interests me

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