Generally recruitment process of accenture would include a group discussion stage. Below are few points on the nature of topics you can expect. Also you can find tips to stay prepared for GDs. These tips not only apply for Accenture but can help your preparation to tackle GDs of other companies as well.
If you are a geek with strong technical knowledge and you don't watch TV, read newspapers etc, you could be the prime sufferer during discussions. You can appreciate this by looking at few sample topics.
Sample Accenture GD Topics
Can India Become a Global Power Ahead of China.
How Politics and Businesses Should Work Together For Maximizing Development In Any Country.
What Could Be Social Responsibilities Of IT Companies.
Impact Of Television Channels In Cross Cultural Tolerance. and so on.
What Is Expected Of You ?
Above topics not only expect you to be good at communication skills, but also expect you to be aware of the happenings around you, expect you to know a lot beyond your textbooks or favorite movies. Unless you read newspapers and watch news channels, you could be running short of points while speaking on the above topics.
Don't Be Too Aggressive While Speaking :
A GD is not a place to fight or stay in a complete denial mode of the points made out by your peers. Instead you should place strong points that support your views on the topic of interest with due respect for others points as well. Don't ever get into a mode of complete denial or get too aggressive in placing your points.
How To Stay Prepared ?
If not started yet, its time for you to spend at least 20 minutes daily to read quality newspapers. Watching prime time news in popular channels can do a lot good too. All the best.