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Competitive, nice people to work with some exceptions, a vibrant firm

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Current Employee - Consultant II  in  Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Consultant II in Chicago, IL

I have been working at Booz & Company full-time

Pros

Great company to work for.
Good for building your resume

Cons

You have to really align yourself with a industry or practice to spend a long time here.
Up or out firm

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    Challenging projects and terrific co-workers. A great place to learn and grow.

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    Current Employee - Associate  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - Associate in New York, NY

    I have been working at Booz & Company full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    You will undoubtedly enhance your problem solving toolkit, which will make you better equipped to handle future challenges regardless of industry. It is also a great place to network with really interesting people.

    Cons

    Work/life balance is always tough when trying to establish yourself amongst other driven individuals.

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    Fascinating projects with brilliant colleagues

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    Current Employee - Consultant  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - Consultant in New York, NY

    I have been working at Booz & Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Top tier talent; seriously, some of the smartest people you can ever hope to work with all in one place!
    - Very cool projects: Booz is less focused on mega-transformation projects than McKinsey. Smaller firm means smaller, sexier strategy projects are still able to make a dent in the P&L
    - Great brand: globally #4 and in fact #1 throughout the entire ME region.

    Cons

    - Probably fewer slide production/graphic design resources than some of our bigger competitors
    - Less scale means less expertise. While it is very cool in some ways to be on the first team to tackle a particular business problem at Booz, it can create a lot of work since our solution is entirely new. McKinsey and BCG for instance, being bigger, have more resources for more types of problems, so there is less reinventing the wheel and therefore better WLB in some cases.

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    Keep on the path you're going. The changes such as the project index and global culture survey have done a lot for work-life balance and culture improvement. Looking forward to seeing the next thinking on workplace of the future and flexible work arrangements.

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