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BDO USA Reviews

Updated Nov 13, 2019

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3.3
57%
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86%
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BDO USA CEO Wayne Berson
Wayne Berson
327 Ratings
Pros
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  • "can be long hours (understood for public accounting)(in 121 reviews)

  • "The hours are ridiculous during busy season(in 118 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Winter Internship"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at BDO USA full-time

    Pros

    Training provided for the interns

    Cons

    Bleak outlook amongst employees as everyone seems to be eager to leave

    Advice to Management

    Work on increasing welfare of employees

    BDO USA2018-02-07
  2. Helpful (1)

    "LOUSY"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at BDO USA full-time

    Pros

    Nothing good and no employee love it

    Cons

    lousy and no work life balance

    BDO USA2017-07-13
  3. "Intern Experience"

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    Intern in Singapore

    I worked at BDO USA for less than a year

    Pros

    Real responsibilities given to interns

    Cons

    Superiors treated employees like slaves

    Advice to Management

    Be more human

    BDO USA2016-12-05
  4. "audit"

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    Current Employee - Audit Senior in Singapore
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at BDO USA full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Steep learning curve and support

    Cons

    No work life balance Uncompetitive remuneration package Uneven workload depend on which manager you work with.

    BDO USA2016-11-20
  5. Helpful (1)

    "Senior Associate"

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    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at BDO USA

    Pros

    Good learning place if you are someone who can work independently.

    Cons

    1 and half years bond. Not really highly paid. Most of the managers in the Company suck. Those good manager i know already left. Maybe there are some new manager. IDK.

    Advice to Management

    Please control your managers please.

    BDO USA2016-10-09
  6. "Employment"

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    Former Employee - Audit Associate 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at BDO USA full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Opportunity to do everything hands on

    Cons

    Long working hours for some teams, poor compensation

    Advice to Management

    Not any

    BDO USA2015-08-16
  7. "Great company with good perks"

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    Current Employee - Experienced Senior Associate in Malvern, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at BDO USA full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good benefits Hoteling offices across the country Great people Work/life balance

    Cons

    Overtime work sometimes, but that’s normal for public accounting

    Advice to Management

    Very nice and approachable

    BDO USA2019-11-14
  8. "Bdo has treated me well so far"

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    Current Employee - Assurance Associate in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BDO USA full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Enjoy the feel of the smaller office size compared to Big Four, more personal connection within

    Cons

    Difficult to transition to another office

    BDO USA2019-11-05
  9. "good development"

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    Former Employee - Tax Manager 

    I worked at BDO USA full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    opportunity to learn all tax topics

    Cons

    normal work life balance for public accounting firm

    BDO USA2019-11-04
  10. "Great Place to Begin a Career!"

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    Current Employee - Experienced Audit Senior Associate in Grand Rapids, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    You learn so much and work with great people.

    Cons

    Long work ours in the winter (but better than standard public accounting).

    BDO USA2019-11-01
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