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Deloitte has enabled me to build the skills and experiences to be successful in management consulting and beyond.

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Current Employee - Manager  in  Washington, DC (US)
Current Employee - Manager in Washington, DC (US)

I have been working at Deloitte full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

1) Interesting business questions and situations: we have the opportunity to work with our clients on many of their most interesting and challenging issues.

2) Apprenticeship-driven culture: leaders take the time during project work and beyond to help build skills and expertise in the staff.

3) Diverse roles and projects: the goal of many people out of undergrad and grad school entering consulting is to try out various types of work and industries, Deloitte has absolutely afforded me that opportunity to learn and explore before specializing.

4) Incredibly talented and fun staff: probably the single thing that makes me love my job is the staff I get to work with day to day. Bright, talented and definitely pass the 'airplane' test of fun to be around.

Cons

The biggest challenge, and often the reason I've seen peers move into other roles, is the amount of travel. While there are non-client facing roles that allow you to be at home, the client-facing side of the business requires frequent travel to work on-site with our clients. This can mean long periods of time away from home.

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    You get out what you put in, just make sure you align yourself with teams that are willing to support you.

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    Former Employee - Senior Consultant  in  Atlanta, GA (US)
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Atlanta, GA (US)

    I worked at Deloitte full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Tons of opportunity to grow & develop yourself
    some unbelievably caring and generous people

    Cons

    All companies have some terrible people that slip through the cracks, Deloitte is no exception - so be mindful of blindly trusting everyone who promises you the world
    It is a very large firm, it you want to be more than a number, it is up to you to make sure you & your efforts are well known. Otherwise you very likely will get lost in the crowd.

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    Be more proactive about those few bad apples that will run their teams through the ringer then throw them under the bus.

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    Challenging and high demand services organization, with exposure to talented and intelligent professionals

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Manager  in  Washington, DC (US)
    Current Employee - Manager in Washington, DC (US)

    I have been working at Deloitte full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Exposure to brilliant professionals, with deep industry experience and commitment to excellence
    Much better pay than other Federal consulting firms
    Cash bonuses
    Generous paid time off and benefits
    Good job mobility - able to choose your own career path fairly independently

    Cons

    Training requirements are tough: 40 hours per year
    Very pressure filled job atmosphere - there is an unspoken mentality of "up or out", meaning get promoted, or get laid off.
    Performance Reviews are cumbersome - semi-annual reviews, plus reviews after all projects (a project is defined as work greater than 80 hours). A lot of time is spent either submitting own evaluations, or providing feedback for others

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