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"Tough, and Not as Pretty as It Seems"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Consultant in Boston, MA
Current Employee - Consultant in Boston, MA
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Great people
Very smart people
Interesting content

Cons

Up or out very stressful
Overall, most are competitive and have cold personalities
Tons of travel
Disagreeable clients (usually brought in by senior management, and we have to deal with junior clients)
Not very mobile (hard to transfer offices unless you are in the top10%...which means most cant move)
Lack of innovation, employees do not understand basic technology developments in the past year

Other Employee Reviews for Boston Consulting Group

  1. Helpful (2)

    "BCG Project Leader"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Leader in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Project Leader in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Incredible company that treats its employees well. Very much a work hard play hard type of place - you will work a lot of hours but the perks are incredible.

    Cons

    Very long hours, a lot of travel, Partners can be hard to get a hold of, clients can be difficult to work with


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Good experience"

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    Current Employee - Consultant in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Consultant in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Smart people; company is concerned about your personal profesional development

    Cons

    Work/life balance is tough with travel an work schedule; Can be political

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