Year One Wisdom
A film series starring young Deloitte professionals
We followed young Deloitte professionals across a full-range of disciplines reflecting on their first year at Deloitte, their development as leaders, their client interactions, the work they do day in and day out, and their work/life harmony. Year One Wisdom captures their frank answers—from inspiring successes to serious challenges. It’s a real look at why Deloitte is a place where leaders thrive.
“I am much more comfortable now being uncomfortable.”
Holly, now in her third year, reflects on how client engagements, team interactions, and training set a foundation for a career she loves.
"Deloitte knows that if they prepare you, you can go in and be successful."
In his first year, Andre talks about a journey to success that’s included hip-hop music, a stint in the Navy, and now being an auditor at Deloitte.
“You never know how a wave is going to break, how you’re going to have to adjust.”
David, in his fifth year at Deloitte, looks back on finding both success and balance in AERS Advisory.
“The things I want from this career are the things Deloitte wants me
to get from this career.”
A first-year business analyst, Susie talks about Deloitte University, the training she’s received, and how she’s now training and mentoring new hires herself.
“Consulting is adapting. You don’t have all the answers at the start.”
Xenia explains how, during her first year, she’s developed a passion for helping clients solve their people problems.
“I would not have guessed I’d be leading this life. I love what I’m doing.”
Now in her sixth year investigating fraud, Lyndsey talks about balancing home and work and what it’s like to see clients on the front page of the newspaper.