Boston Consulting Group Overview

  • Boston, MA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1963
  • Company - Private
  • Business Consulting
  • $5 to $10 billion (USD)

Boston Consulting Group partners with leaders in business and society to tackle their most important challenges and capture their greatest opportunities. BCG was the pioneer in business strategy when it was founded in 1963. Today, we work closely with clients to embrace a ...
Mission: Whether you want to advance an idea, a capability, or the world at large, BCG is with you every step of the way. We excel in the business of human potential, and believe in its power to shape strategic, organizational, economic, societal change, and beyond.

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2022(#6), 2021(#12), 2020(#13), 2019(#5), 2018(#3), 2017(#3), 2016(#7), 2015(#5), 2013(#10), 2011(#6), 2010(#7), 2009(#14)

Top CEOs: 2021(#1)

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June 9, 2022
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For over 20 years, BCG has been proud to support our LGBTQ+ employees through #PrideatBCG. The network provides BCGers with mentorship programs, events, and a global community of talented and caring individuals to support each other in every stage of their careers. Our goal is to make BCG a place where everyone is comfortable to be who they are–this #PrideMonth and every month.
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April 26, 2022
Now more than ever companies need to step up to drive social impact, protect our planet, empower people, and promote responsible business. Learn more about our efforts in our Annual Sustainability Report. #BCGNetZero
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BCG is incredible place to work, and consists of some of the best people you will ever meet. Everyone truly cares about your wellbeing, growth and happiness. The perks are great, and there are always


It can be very fast paced and overwhelming at times, but there is always someone willing to help out!
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Diversity & Inclusion at Boston Consulting Group

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Diversity Programs & Initiatives

At BCG, we strive to continually challenge injustice, discrimination, and prejudice, inspiring our teams to advance equity within and beyond the firm. BCG is an organization that draws from every experience to solve pressing problems for our clients. Diverse teams with inclusive and equitable work practices strengthen our organization, allowing us to better support our clients and enable the firm’s purpose to unlock the potential of those who advance the world.

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How is diversity at Boston Consulting Group? culture isn't all about the perks (even though the free food and free gifts and events are great) but BCG as a company truly cares about diversity and inclusion and making sure every employee feels cared for...Read More

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Boston Consulting Group Awards & Accolades

  • Glassdoor Best Places to Work 2022Glassdoor2022
  • Best Places to Work for LGBTQ+ EqualityHuman Rights Campaign (HRC)2022
  • Consulting Magazine #1 Best Firms to Work ForConsulting Magazine2021
  • CDP Climate A-List 2021CDP2021
  • Comparably Best Company Culture and Best Company for Women & DiversityComparably2021

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Employees rate Boston Consulting Group 4.4 out of 5 stars based on 6,493 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor. In 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022, Boston Consulting Group employees have voted their company to be one of Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work.

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Overall, 89 of employees would recommend working at Boston Consulting Group to a friend. This is based on 5,483 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

69 of job seekers rate their interview experience at Boston Consulting Group as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 3.6 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Boston Consulting Group.

90 of employees think that Boston Consulting Group has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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