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"Great career accelerator"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Principal in Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Principal in Chicago, IL
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Meritocracy
Top notch clients
Mentorship and guidance

Cons

Long hours are typical
Work life balance is very low
Travel is high

Advice to Management

Manage hours

Other Employee Reviews for Boston Consulting Group

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Tough, and Not as Pretty as It Seems"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • 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


  2. 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


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