student at BDO

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Duration
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Region
reading Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
Unpaid
Roles
Accountancy

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8.4/10

About You
8.5
The Organisation
7.8
Everything Else

9.0

About You

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

Really enjoyed the insight as it gave me great exposure and valuable knowledge about the company and their working environment. I also got to meet a lot of new people there who were great to communicate with, as well as the staff there were very friendly and informed. They gave honest opinion about the company.

7/10

2. To what extent did you feel valued during your time at the company or firm?

I felt quite valued there, as they treasure their employees

9/10

3. How much guidance/support did you receive during the insight?

Loads of guidance was given!

10/10

4. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and information you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?

I was informed more about the ACA/ACCA/CTA qualification as well as how to apply to BDO.

8/10

The Organisation

5. How well structured was the insight?

Very well structured We had various group activities, networking exercises ,etc.

8/10

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

it was very relaxed and calm.

8/10

7. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?

They were very keen on development of individuals as well as they also help in developing further qualifications.

8/10

8. To what extent did the insight help you to understand what it would be like to have a full time role with the company or firm?

To a great extent I realized what it would be to work at BDO.

7/10

9. How much did the insight help you in understanding the company culture?

9/10

10. How valuable was the content of the day in helping you to decide on your future career path?

Content ranged from application forms, how to ace interviews and to career progressions.

7/10

Other Information

11. Were you paid or reimbursed adequately for this experience?


12. Were there opportunities for networking and meeting other employees of the company or firm?

9/10

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

8/10

14. Did you find out about activities that employees can get involved in outside of work?

10/10

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

Yes !

9/10