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Maybe this has been covered before, but I'm curious if being public makes ACN a vastly different place to work than a Big 4 or other private/partnership. Thoughts?

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There are certainly differences in how the firms work which affect delivery and planning of revenue and go to market approach. ACN has to meet shareholder expectations every quarter. They have to be more numbers and metric driven. Partnerships can take a different approach however the nature of a partnership is more political and are less objective related to numbers.

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What PC1 said. Public means stakeholders steer the direction we go in. However at your level, you won't feel a difference in the type of work. From a $ perspective, our bonuses are smaller but we have ESPP

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Your pay is higher or equal to the Big 4, in my experience. Bonus seems to vary.

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