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WSO Hall of Fame: Consulting Forum The Wall Street Oasis Consulting Hall of Fame provides a comprehensive collection of some of WSO's best discussions on the consulting industry. Keep in mind this Hall of Fame does not include Q&A sessions by WSO veterans. To view a full list of Q&A’s & Interviews please navigate here. If ...
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Company Review: PwC - New PwC AssociateFull benefits Competitive pay for student right out of college Opportunity to travel to clients worldwide . May work long hours depending on project Can be difficult to maintain work life balance May be uncomfortable to introverted people...
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Company Review: ZS Associates - Great!Good People Good learning OPPS Very happy with the amount that people are willing to help each other.. Not top 10 People aren't as dedicated, and looking to change the world. Seems to be operations focused....
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PwC Advisory Interviews - Anyone hear back yet?Did other people have their final rounds (virtual case, virtual behavioral) with PwC today? Wasn't sure when I should be hearing back from them or getting updated... Anyone hear anything yet?...
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Company Review: KPMG - Good firmGood people Work life balance Good benefits Minimized travel Good consulting assignments Decent pay scales. Execution assignments on a rise as compared to pure play strategy projects Can feel the firm to be bureaucratic at times ...
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Company Review: Deloitte Consulting - Very satisfiedThere was a large network of individuals that are willing to help you succeed in your career. Also the pay is very nice.. The workload is intense and there is limited work-life balance, especially during the weekdays (Monday - Thurs)...
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Company Review: McKinsey and Co - Great firm- good chance to develop and grow as a professional - great brand, everybody recognizes the firm - everyone at the firm is very intelligent and well rounded; many opportunities to learn - team oriented culture. - hours are understandably long, but it is like that with any consulting firm. - you are...
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Company Review: Ernst & Young LLP - 5Work life balance and supportive culture allow for great work environments and strong mentoring relationships. Some of the projects are somewhat process oriented and very similar from one time to the next, creating the need to seek out interesting work...
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Company Review: IBM - Friendly Culture, Needs UpdatingConsistent Hours Work Life Balance Tons of Learning Opportunities Smart Colleagues Friendly Culture . Hierarchical All over the place culture Lack of clarity about organizational roles Moving goal posts Lack of direction...
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Company Review: PwC - Summer Experience- Great people: Everyone was very helpful - Fun environment: Cool office - Interesting projects: Very diverse . - Time: Didn't get to spend too much time there - Language Barrier: Despite the office being in english, some work was in Romanian and was difficult to accomplish...
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Company Review: Parthenon Group-EY - Sr consultantsmart people, generally interesting work (depending on industry), ability to focus on a specific industry after MBA. work/life balance and expectation that email is constantly check even on weekends, often duration of projects is too short...
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2017 APD/ADC MBB Full Time Recruiting UpdatesHey guys, it's time for the sequel to last year's popular thread. This thread is primarily focused towards those APDs/ADCs (PhD/JD/MD) applying for full-time positions to MBB. While MBB seems to have a monopoly on the ADC application process, we can also use this thread to share information and dead...
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Company Review: Boston Consulting Group (BCG) - BCGGreat opportunities to develop with seniors supporting you if proven that you can handle the responsibility.. Sometimes looses sight of what actually creates value. And some online-content could improve even though the idea is good....
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Company Review: Alvarez & Marsal - SatisfiedWork life balance is really good. I am not constantly managed on how much vacation I have taken. It all has to do with getting your stuff done.. Breadth of projects is low. There are a handful of projects that are regularly sold and the can be very operational....
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Company Review: PricewaterhouseCoopers - Great company, great professional opportunitiesGreat company brand, access to mentors from a variety of backgrounds, comprehensive training, compensation growth is top-tier. Hours can be brutal during busy season, tasks can be mundane at times, corporate politics is obvious...
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Company Review: Deloitte Consulting - Juvenile chimp's viewOpenness and willingness to help shown by superiors Wealth of opportunities to learn and train, even. I don't know yet; I haven't been here long enough. I'll come back and contribute when I have more to say. It does feel a little as though the organization is so huge that some details don't get take...
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Company Review: Deloitte - ReviewGreat work culture and employees. People drive to succeed. Love the focus on mental and physical health.. Nothing to dislike yet. I do not mind long hours as I enjoy the work I do. Will report if things change....
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Company Review: FTI Consulting - Solid Company for GrowthGreat Team Environment Received lot's of exposure to senior management and a variety of industries Hours. Can be staffed under less chill people Sometimes jobs can be understaffed Not a lot of formal training/processes given size...
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Company Review: Deloitte Consulting - Join Deloitte, Not Deloitte FederalGood prestige in the market, variable work to be challenged, strong support network, supports academic growth (such as MBA programs and Certificates) . Compensation is not adequate (does not competitively align), Federal projects trap practitioners and limit growth, opaque leadership specifically ar...
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Company Review: Deloitte Consulting - Excited for prospects!great people who really care, great perks/benefits good network work life balance choice of projects fun training. salary is low would appreciate better food in the cafeteria would like stronger diversity networks ...
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Company Review: PwC - SatisfiedTreated very well as an intern. Also, I had plenty of opportunities to network with associates, consultants, and even senior managers. . The work itself was not too exciting. I worked on IT financial project for three straight months, and didn't get to see any other type of work. ...
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Company Review: Accenture - Great companyI'm very happy. I enjoy the people I work with. The company truly supports its people. However, it is luck of the draw truly.. I don't like how they fake that your OT eligible. But highly, pressured not to submit OT. This is something that should be fixed....
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Is it still possible for an international with a Master's degree to get into MBBAs the title says, is it still possible? Is crazy networking the only way to get into MBB from a Master's program? I was interested in IB first, but got chance to talk to a few consultants and changed my mind....
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Company Review: Accenture - Happy... SomewhatA lot of experiences for growth. Compensation is great, team mates are good. Management, at times, will listen.. Happiness is very project dependent. Team mates can sometimes be very uninspiring if on a boring project....
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Company Review: Deloitte - Great company!Great camaraderie. Higher level managers willing to spend time with analysts and interns. Had a great experience. . Networking is a big part of the culture, which is great in getting you connected in the community, but also tough because you sometimes feel like you need to continually meet new peopl...
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Accenture vs F10 Strategy InternshipHey all, I'm a university junior looking to pursue consulting full-time (MBB). Right now, I'm debating between a management consulting internship w/ Accenture and an internal strategy group at an F10 company. Ignoring the specifics of each, which looks better on paper when looking at the top manage...
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Company Review: PricewaterhouseCoopers - satisfied- Good mix of projects out there - Fairly good work life balance - People are generally nice and culturally inclusive. - Low pay - have to network to get good projects - Firm politics quite intense - Sometimes forced to stay on a project...
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Company Review: PricewaterhouseCoopers - Overall satisfied- Good mix of projects out there - Fairly good work life balance - People are generally nice and culturally inclusive. - Low pay - have to network to get good projects - Firm politics quite intense - Sometimes forced to stay on a project...
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Company Review: Deloitte Consulting - New Hire Review1. Atmosphere and culture 2. Training 3. Availability of senior management 4. Socials and business resource groups 5. Independence and no mirco-management. 1. Everything is centered around networking to get anything done. 2. If you're not staffed on a project and networking hasn't yielded results j...
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Company Review: Deloitte Consulting - New Hire Review1. Atmosphere and culture 2. Training 3. Availability of senior management 4. Socials and business resource groups 5. Independence and no mirco-management. 1. Everything is centered around networking to get anything done. 2. If you're not staffed on a project and networking hasn't yielded results j...
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Company Review: Strategy& - Right the shipI get to work on Interesting projects with highly talented people and am paid pretty well. I get to learn a lot about various industries and topics. . Some of the people at the firm create pretty toxic environments and don’t really know how to lead or manage people. ...
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Company Review: Simon Kucher Partners - Mixed feelings*Consultants/managers have a very friendly culture (partners are out of reach, many have very "unique" personalities) *Rapidly progressing responsibilities *Good breadth of topics/areas even within pricing *World renown expertise in pricing. *Few partners, all have "unique" personalities, many terri...
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Company Review: PwC PricewaterhouseCoopers - Financial Markets Group (PwC)Good work life balance Busy season: 70+ hours (Jan to Apr) Low busy season: Summer till Oct Good firmwide policy: Sabbatical. I took 2 months Sabbatical leave to work on my Charity. . Sometimes not enough work for everyone Start laying off people Sometimes disconnection between top leadership and...
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Company Interview: Ernst and Young - Technology Advisory Summer Internship - UKThe questions were all competency based. One of the more unusual ones asked was "How would you deliver good work to the clients?", "Arrange an event for graduates. How would you approach it?", and "What happens if you fail to meet the needs of your clients?". I guess it was more specific in that se...
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Company Review: Deloitte Consulting - Deloitte Consulting S&OExtremely smart and talented people. You are constantly surrounded by high performing teams that is pretty amazing.. Brutal hours and travel. Staffing model could use serious improvement. Once you build a network you are set, but a lot of anxiety when trying to get to that point....
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Company Review: Deloitte Consulting - Deloitte Federal Good work life balance, great opportunities to work with excellent clients, can move up the chain quickly. Rigid, lots of firm politics, networking which is a huge part licks, some of the folks are know it alls...
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Company Review: IBM - IBM consultantI am fairly happy with the pay and often love the actual work that I have even if compensation doesn't always match effort immediately it does come in the LT. The people that I work with are absolutely excellent 95% of the time and they're willing to listen you can to people very early on in their c...
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Company Review: Bain & Company - AC at Baingreat promotion system, benefits, social atmosphere; the people you work with are excellent and people i want to be friends with outside of work; managers are really engaged in helping you with your next goals in life; friendly staffer; great LGBTQ network. it could use a little more diversity in th...
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Company Review: Accenture - Great First Gigbased in Silicon valley, so the get to work with some of the most influential and "sexy" companies out there.. not pure consulting sometimes, get stuck on long projects that can feel more like staff aug than true consulting...
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Company Review: Accenture - Satisfied Accenture StrategistAccenture Strategy is doing well with really cool work opportunities and significant learning / development support. I've had the opportunity to work across my industries / functions of interest, and have also found the community to be fantastic.. I have limited complaints, but the primary one is th...
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Company Review: Accenture - Satisfied Accenture StrategistAccenture Strategy is doing well with really cool work opportunities and significant learning / development support. I've had the opportunity to work across my industries / functions of interest, and have also found the community to be fantastic.. I have limited complaints, but the primary one is th...
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Company Review: KPMG - Overall Pretty Good for ConsultingMore down to earth leadership. Decent expense policy and perks in the summer like kickstart Fridays.. Still a growing company, not as well refined as other consulting firms who have been around longer. ...
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What to do while job searching? Just taking a survey to see what people have done while job searching. Any ideas to keep oneself occupied (and also maybe do something productive) while looking for jobs/applying etc? Curious to see what people have done! Thanks:)...
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Company Review: PricewaterhouseCoopers - Good Firm Decent pay for consulting and you get to work on interesting projects with large clients, such as many F500. You learn a lot! . Hours can be rough. Also, working on the minute details of a presentation, which is the majority of associate level work, can we quite boring and exhausting. ...
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Company Review: Analysis Group - Quite SatisfiedLots of happy hours, friendly coworkers, interesting cases, a lot of learning opportunities, relatively decent work life balance. . Managers are sometimes really ineffective in leading a team since most of them come from an academic background. ...

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