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"Solving challenging business problems through strategy and analysis"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Consultant in Washington, DC
Current Employee - Consultant in Washington, DC
Recommends
Neutral Outlook

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

Pros

Intelligent people
Thought leadership
Excellent resources (Knowledge management, travel, expenses)
Great office culture (lunches on friday, happy hours, family events)

Cons

Travelling 4 days per week
Demanding work hours
Educational elitism

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Amazing people, interesting work, lots of travel - but you knew that going in"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Associate in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Top of the class from the top schools
    Top tier salaries
    Constant focus on training and feedback

    Cons

    People rotate in and out so frequently that it's often hard to form good friendships
    Promotions are often about who you knew instead of what you did

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work!!


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Great introductory business job"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Associate in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Training; qualitative and quantitative skills development; senior management exposure in large national/multi-national companies; airline and hotel perks; young environment

    Cons

    Work-life balance; high variance in managerial effectiveness; office politics; misalignment between recruiting messages and real work environment

    Advice to Management

    Cut the politics for the Associates and Consultants

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