Faculty Newsletter - March 2021

Dear Educators,

In this newsletter, we highlight recognition by Vault and some well-being resources for support during these continued uncertain times. We share insights on the day in the life of an audit or tax professional. US Vice Chair Roy Weathers discusses CEO Action for Racial Equity. In addition, we feature the release of several new studies on today’s biggest business challenges and the impact on deal dynamics. We have also included our ESG Oversight Guide, our mid-year Audit Quality report update featuring video from US Vice Chair Wes Bricker, our 2021 Tax Policy Outlook publication and how to keep current on tax through our Tax Podcasts.

PwC Proud

We are proud to be listed on Vault Consulting 50 as the rankings are determined by employees feedback.


Tech while you trek

Mental health and well-being during COVID-19 and beyond

To succeed and thrive in this continued time of uncertainty, embracing practices that energize us and prioritize our well-being help us all to be our best selves at home, work, school and in our communities. We are pleased to share these PwC resources which we hope will be beneficial for you and your students.

leading with guts

A day in the life - exploring tax and audit

Share these links with your students to give them the opportunity to hear directly from PwC partners and staff about busy season, technology advancements, internships and more!

Link here for videos from the tax team or podcasts with confessions of an auditor.

Entry level careers site, virtual interview tips

CEO Action for Racial Equity

We embrace the responsibility to continue driving change across the business sector. PwC US Vice-Chair Roy Weathers discusses how @CEOAction is driving sustainable societal change in this article.


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PwC research and insights

Explore PwC's insights on today's biggest business challenges. Check out our recently released 2021 publications:

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Tomorrow’s deal dynamics

How technology investment opportunities are reshaping M&A. Learn more here about new deal drivers in the COVID-19 recession.


Governance Insights

ESG is starting to gain momentum in the boardroom

45% of directors said ESG issues were regularly a part of their board’s agenda in 2020, compared to 34% the year before. Check out ESG oversight: The corporate director’s guide.

Our focus on Audit Quality

Watch PwC's Wes Bricker, US Assurance Leader, explain why we chose to issue a mid-year update and provide a preview of the topics included. For more, click here.

2021 Tax Policy Outlook: The Changing Horizon

The ongoing pandemic, economic challenges and political divisions exemplified by the tumultuous events of recent weeks will affect the prospects for significant tax legislation and other policy changes this year. Learn more in our 2021 Tax Policy Outlook.

Tax Podcasts: Providing clarity on all things tax

PwC partners and thought leaders provide valuable insights on tax reform, workforce considerations as well as regulatory and other tax developments to help you understand the lasting impacts of events. Our tax podcasts provide you with the latest regulatory changes, technical updates, and commentary on hot topics. Learn more here.

We hope you find this information useful.  Please contact us_pwc.university.relations@pwc.com if we can be of assistance.

Best Regards,

Julie Peters, US University Relations Leader

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