Life at Accenture Life at Accenture
Being the change – for Accenture, our clients, and our collective future
Jose González Cabello - Accenture Manager has been driven to make sustainability a priority, both in his personal life and work. Read his story.
How my work at Accenture helps our communities to understand that security is everybody’s responsibility
Monica Vorster works with Australian government clients from Accenture's Canberra office to develop strong cyber security governance procedures. Read her story.
Why Accenture is a great place for cyber security professionals
Jason Ford is Accenture ANZ’s Offensive Security Managing Consultant, growing our team in this area. Read his story.
Accenture’s inclusive family friendly policies were a big drawcard
Accenture’s inclusive family friendly policies were a deciding factor for Daniel Montgomery-Morgan as he prepares for parenthood. Read his story.
Working part-time allows me to better meet the needs of my daughters
Part-time work is just one of the ways Accenture is family-friendly. Our Gunjan Mehta shares how and why this works for her family.
Accenture’s flexible policies allow me to blend a role I’m passionate about with carer needs
Our carers support leave and flexible work policies help Accenture's Amanda Ewing to balance her career with her son’s medical needs. Read her story.
Why we’re a family friendly organisation
Our ANZ HR Lead, Sarah Kruger, explains what being a Family Friendly workplaces mean, why it's important and how Accenture is tracking it. Read more.
Your soft skills are what allows you to bring value when transitioning from the military
After an 18-year career in the army, Adam Gough has made the switch to corporate life at Accenture. Read his story.
Blending my professional background and personal experience to put a spotlight on inclusive design
As a technology architect and transgender woman, Accenture's Sarah Weaver has unique insights on why inclusive design for IT systems matters. Read her story.
Accenture is the perfect place to launch my new tech career
As a career changer in her 30s, Bella Santiago is embracing all the opportunities of the Accenture grad experience in Adelaide. Read her story.
Championing your strengths, not your weaknesses
Emma Olivier shares her own experience as someone with a limb difference to champion other people with disabilities at Accenture. Read her story.
Forging my own path combining a mix of skills
Christina Chin joined Accenture as a graduate in 2017 without a clear plan and she's embraced many opportunities in the four years. Read her story.
How flexible parental leave has been the perfect answer for my family, my team and my client
Our paid parental leave can be taken in various part-time formats. Accenture's Sonu Thekkanadiyil shares his story.
Top stories of 2021
Our people across Accenture Australia and New Zealand share some of the best inspiring stories of 2021. Read more.
How a move to Canberra helped me find a new-found love for government work
Accenture's Sahana Sreenatha shares her story about the training and support is available to people joining our Public Service team. Read more.
Hold fire with your silver bullet - turning your good intentions into meaningful support
Accenture's Disability Inclusion Lead, Nathan Kirby, talks about being discharged from the Defence Force and what it's like living with chronic pain. Read more.
My parenthood journey hasn’t limited my career potential
International assignments, community engagement, and flexible work – just some of the reasons why Accenture's Kimiko Murray loves Tech Advisory. Read her story.
Making a difference with Accenture
Accenture's Sigrun Kaempfer secondment with BCA, as well as volunteering to help Afghan refugees that have impacted hundreds of lives. Read more.
Three lessons from working across three countries with Accenture
From Italy to India and now in Australia, Alex Esposito has embraced the opportunities Accenture Interactive Build provides globally. Read his story.
Depth, breadth and so much more than tech: How Accenture has surprised me
Accenture's Lewis Curley shares his story of being a digital advocate for clients and colleagues and how we support helping clients adapt. Read more.
Canberra opens the door to new opportunities
Accenture's James Leane shares his story about his working experience in our Public Service team and the new opportunities in Canberra. Read more.
How Leo Lucas’ consulting career at Accenture, has been a journey of data-led innovation and continuous learning
Accenture's Leo Lucas shares how can you find a career where you can find your own path and shape things that don’t currently exist. Read more.
What does a career with Accenture Talent & Organisation really look like?
Accenture Managing Director, Tenielle Colussi, shares what a career with our Talent & Organisation looks like. Read her story.
If I can make it – so can you!
Sheeza Shakeel beat the odds and became a successful disruptive technology solutions sales professional in Accenture. Read her story.
Why I pivoted from opera to begin my career at Accenture
Madeleine Werka always wanted to be an opera singer but she realised that applying to be a graduate at Accenture might be better for her. Read her story.
Game, set, match: Sawan Serasinghe’s leap to Accenture
Sawan Serasinghe shares the similarities between sport and technology and how he kick-started his career with Accenture’s graduate program. Read his story.
Why we’re committed to disability recruitment
Accenture ANZ HR Lead Sarah Kruger shares why we’re committed to becoming a Disability Confident Recruiter and how we’ll reach our goal. Read more.
Stronger together: why Zag said ‘Yes’ to Accenture
Zag CEO, Nick Mulcahy, shares how he built the company to the biggest in New Zealand's SAP market and he shares why they said Yes to Accenture. Read his story.
How I found my purpose in the Peruvian Amazon
Accenture's Alexander Schmidt shares how a career break helped him find his purpose and journey to head up non-profit impact practice in Australia. Read more.
What I’ll be thinking about this Anzac Day
Accenture Manager, Rory Keyes, talks about his life in and after the army and what he's doing to support veterans at Accenture. Read more.
Why I love working in Strategy at Accenture
Accenture Strategy Managing Director, David Levi, shares why he loves working in Strategy at Accenture. Read his story.
Why I chose to be a trans role model
Accenture Associate Director, Sarah Weaver, came out as a trans woman and shares why she chose to be a role model. Read her story.
We worked on a dream project during COVID
Accenture's Adriana Prasnicki and Victoria Laniakea came up with an innovative solution for helping vulnerable families during COVID-19. Here’s how they did it.
How my leap into the unknown got me a job at Accenture
TupuToa intern, Tommy Scanlan, on overcoming his fears and landing a job at Accenture. Read his story.
Our ideas are making a positive impact on society
When the Australian Red Cross closed 180 stores during COVID-19, Accenture's Chelsea Sargeant & Owen Park helped them drive sales online. See how they did it.
How my job makes a difference in the world
Accenture's Lance Fawkes shares his journey to becoming an Agile Scrum Master and helping deliver a system protecting millions of Australian jobs. Read more.
My learning life at Accenture
Charlotte James talks about why she joined Accenture Strategy and the diverse skills and experiences she’s gained in her first 4 years. Read her story.
New month. New job. New adventure.
Strategy Analyst, Claire Guiver, on her experience joining Accenture Strategy as a grad and why she loves her job. Read her story.
Why I swapped engineering for consulting
Engineering grad, Ana Gutierrez shares why she chose consulting over an industry role and what her days look like at Accenture. Read her story.
Why I’m loving the diverse opportunities at Accenture
Computer Science and Psychology grad, Maria Ahkit, is the Wellington representative for Tech Academy the lead for Accenture’s Mental Health Network. Read more.
Embracing opportunities in New Zealand
Originally from South Africa, Accenture's Suraj Sowki has made Wellington his new home. He shares how he enjoys the outdoors & how Core Values shape who we are.
Using ingenuity and creativity for the greater good
Accenture's blog explains how new grads Cyrus and Sam came up with an innovative solution to help address educational disadvantage within 5 weeks. Read more.
Accenture’s Social Innovation Challenge is a truly life-changing experience
Darshana Patel shares how she helped TupuToa create digital rituals to engage with its alumni during the lockdown. Read her story.
How Accenture mentors are inspiring girls to join the tech industry
Nirmala, Tess and Daya mentored teams in the Techgirls Competition, inspiring the next generation of female tech professionals. Read their stories.
Why volunteering is part of my DNA
Accenture’s Phil Davies reflects on his personal journey of community work and his support for volunteering. Read his story.
What it’s like being part of Accenture during a pandemic
Melissa Robbins, Senior Manager at Apis, part of Accenture, shares why 2020 has been a big year for her and how she coped with the changes. Read more.
Meet one of our Adelaide analysts: Teena Sharma
Accenture Business and Integration Architecture Analyst, Teena Sharma, shares her career journey while moving to explore more options in Adelaide. Read more.
How COVID-19 has changed organisational behaviour for the better
Associate Director and mother of 3, Caroline is loving working from home and has discovered inclusive ways of working with her offshore team. Read her story.
Why this ANZAC Day will be different
Former army officer and Accenture management consultant, Jesse Emery, shared his admiration for our new heroes.
Why we need to ask everyone: What’s your story?
Accenture's Hanna Baradja shares the importance of sharing your story and bringing your whole self to work. Read her story.
Why I’m climbing Mount Kosciuszko
Accenture's Jess Pascoe shares her project experience for the Cerebral Palsy Alliance and why she's climbing Mt. Kosciuszko. Read her story.
Stereotypes debunked: Working mums = high performance
Audrey Ferguson shares how she & her team of working mums smashed the stereotype that flex workers and part-timers can do high-pressure jobs. Read more.
Why I’m on the frontline this bushfire season
Accenture's Andrew Gardner, shares how volunteering NSW Fire and Rescue is the perfect balance for his IT role, keeping him fit and energised. Read more.
How to create a healthy mind to support high performance
Accenture Associate Director, Cameron Kelly, shares his own experiences with stressful situations and how he used simple but powerful techniques to manage it.
Stereotypes Debunked: Yes, I'm bisexual. No, it's not a phase.
Accenture Manager, Camilla Jones, shares her experiences as a bisexual woman and how we can foster a more inclusive and diverse workplace. Read her story.
The hidden cost of caring
Accenture Technology Consultant, Cristy Wilkins shares the hidden cost of being a carer and how she copes with it. Read her story.
How to roll with the unexpected
Accenture Senior Manager, Fiona Sevior shares her experiences becoming part of a global company and opportunities that came with it. Read her story.
What 10 weeks of parental leave taught me about work and life
Accenture Senior Manager, Brad Smith shares what parental leave has taught him about work and life. Read his story.
Why I call the Accenture Salesforce ‘Ohana’ home
Accenture Managing Director, Astrid Clout shares how Ohana – a Salesforce term for community - binds the practice together and makes it successful.
Accenture Managing Director, Brendan Connolly shares why it was important for him to support his wife during Sydney, City2Surf.
Why a ‘rolling stone’ is still at Accenture after 20 years
Accenture Managing Director, Dale Ranson shares how his career has taken him around the world and what made him stay at Accenture. Read his story.
How adapting to change led me to a gold medal
Accenture Analyst and bobsleigh champ, Ashleigh Werner shares how her journey as an athelete helped her excel in her career. Read more.
Why I took wellbeing leave from Accenture
Accenture Talent Planning & Operations Lead, Jessica Kubertas shares how taking a wellbeing leave helped her with anxiety. Read more.
How mentoring set me on my career path
Accenture Analyst, Adam Hollier shares how mentoring through “Out for Australia” set him on a career path and brought him to Accenture. Read more.
How two friends turned a passion for volunteering into a career move
Accenture Graduates, Josi Fox and Victoria Cave shared how their passion for volunteering developed into career growth. Read their story.
Escape rooms, gamification and puzzles: our new orientation experience
Accenture Orientation & Integration Lead, Laura Dodd shares how Accenture’s orientation experience has changed. Read her story.
My recent experience at the Accenture Technology Associate Academy
Accenture Graduates, Amanda Truong and Natalie Lam shares their experiences during the recent Accenture Technology Associate Academy. Here's why
How “Girls in STEM” took root in ANZ
Accenture manager, Eleanor Masters shares in her blog how they brought girls in stem from accenture uk to accenture anz. Read more.
How the Beacon Foundation helped me find time to volunteer
Accenture's Suzanne Wright shares how the Beacon Foundation gave her flexibility in making a differen without her leaving her desk. Read more.
Why we should surround ourselves with diverse people
Accenture anaging Director, Tinke Wesseling shares the importance of a gender equal worforce and how we can create it. Read more.
Who I am won’t change where I’m headed
Accenture Application Development Analyst, Rana Adhiraj shares how he has learned to take every opportunity in his career while being his true self. Learn more.
The hidden pressures women face at work
Accenture Geographic Services Lead, Lisa Crennan shares how she pushed through after a tragedy and how Accenture has supported her. Read more.
Should you bring your private life to work?
Accenture Recruitment Lead, Sunil Nagarajan, shares how important it is to bring the humanity aspect to your professional world. Read his story.
How childhood bullying taught me to be resilient
Accenture Technology Delivery Lead, Amit Bose, shares how childhood bullying taught him to be resilient. Read his story.
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