Towers Watson

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Overall a good a experience

Former Employee - Consultant
Former Employee - Consultant

Pros

- Consulting practitioners are very experienced and knowledgeable in their technical field
- No ego's exist compared to other Big 4 firms
- Does not require the same travel demands as other Big 4 firms

Cons

Towers Watson is a relatively new public firm and is getting used to the demands of forecasting/reporting results to Wall Street. It is obvious that the culture has changed to ensuring selling and billable hours targets are achieved to ensure forecasted targets are met.

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  1.  

    Great first job

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Analyst  in  Atlanta, GA (US)
    Former Employee - Analyst in Atlanta, GA (US)

    Pros

    Fast-paced, professional culture
    Opportunities if you seek them
    Very talented, intelligent people - find a mentor

    Cons

    Merger obviously was not fun to go through

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Mundane if you're in Data Services Team

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Summer Intern
    Current Employee - Summer Intern

    Pros

    The people were nice, friendly and helpful. But I interned in the data services team so my work almost entirely consisted of data cleaning which was boring. Thankfully, the manager of my team gave me an interesting industry research project to do on the side. I learned a lot from that project about market research, evaluating trends, and creating presentations and reports.

    Cons

    Like I said, the work is pretty dull if you're roped in simply to work on data stuff, but you might be able to go to other teams and ask if you can help out with their work too.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Create a more enriching internship program

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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