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    "They strive to be the best, but mainly on paper..."

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    Current Employee - Consultant in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Bates White Economic Consulting full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    - Free coffee, tea and yogurt - New building - I'm staying just for the pay, which is decent, and the tick on my resume

    Cons

    - They care more about clients than they do employees, which is understandable in certain ways, but they don't treat employees as talent or partners in the firm. And it goes without saying - without us, how would they manage to have these projects? - Every other week a "best of" survey to complete about how good BW is, and how it's so great to be here. (supposedly anonymous and you can't bill for this time, so you...

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    Advice to Management

    - Renew your whole hiring strategy if you want good people to continue to come and work here. There are so many firms, and while BW has a great reputation, the proof is that upon arrival, the experience is quite different. - The clickish groups are ridiculous and border on harassing behavior and/or discrimination. - The communication between management and consultants is on an "expected to know basis" instead...

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    Bates White Economic Consulting2018-10-15

Other Employee Reviews

  1. "Great experience"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Bates White Economic Consulting full-time

      Pros

      -Friendly and collegiate environment -Interesting work

      Cons

      -Some fluctuations in weekly hours

      Bates White Economic Consulting2019-03-09
    • "Great place to work"

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      Former Employee - Economist in Washington, DC
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Bates White Economic Consulting full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Interesting projects and smart colleagues.

      Cons

      High variance in hours.

      Bates White Economic Consulting2019-02-13

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