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Updated May 6, 2021

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4.2
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52 Ratings
Pros
  • "Steep learning curve, good for personal growth(in 21 reviews)

  • "nice people, good environment and interesting projects(in 21 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours sometimes but it comes with the job(in 51 reviews)

  • "too stressful for personal life(in 9 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good experience in strategy consulting

      Feb 2, 2021 - Senior Consultant in Chicago, IL
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      Pros

      High end clients, high end projects, real impact and opportunity

      Cons

      Typical work-life issues of consulting

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Growing industrials consulting firm in the US - come for the work & stay for the people

      Nov 14, 2020 - Project Manager in Boston, MA
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      Pros

      - Impactful projects in the industry - Ability to specialize in an industry quite early (and be relevant more quickly) - Caring team at all levels - Very international & diverse team - Support to launch your own internal initiatives on the topics that you care about (diversity, pro bono work etc) - Good compensation -Ability to grow very fast if you are good

      Cons

      - Limited opportunities to influence staffing - Long hours (like in any consulting firm)

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Smaller dynamic management consulting firm

      Feb 3, 2021 - Management Team in Chicago, IL
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      Pros

      Highly motivated, smart and engaged people Interesting and wide range of clients Tackle tough and important client issues - strategic in nature and important to the CEO Relatively small and so you get to know everyone

      Cons

      Long hours like many consulting firms Smaller size in the US can mean fewer opportunities. However Europe and in particular Germany has scale and many opportunities

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      fun experience

      Feb 14, 2021 - Assistant Vice President in Est Ls Angls, CA
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      Pros

      fun interesting great co workers

      Cons

      long hours plus no benefits

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      High entrepreneurial spirit. Good team. Lack systematic personal and professional development path

      Dec 28, 2020 - Senior Consultant 
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      Pros

      Good pay, give high authority, good healthcare package

      Cons

      Lack people development and supporting functions, super long hour

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Projects great, relationship building could be better

      Nov 30, 2020 - Project Manager in Chicago, IL
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      Pros

      Great projects, never a dull moment

      Cons

      Management could connect better with staff

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      n/a

      Aug 31, 2020 - Junior Consultant in Chicago, IL
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      Pros

      Good place to work, good people

      Cons

      This does not apply to me

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      SC Chicago

      Sep 29, 2020 - Senior Consultant in Chicago, IL
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      Pros

      High responsibility on projects right away, rigorous attention to detail, high impact on client business

      Cons

      Partners very distant from project teams, opaque staffing process, unreasonably long hours at times

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Steep learning curve, good learning environment

      Sep 13, 2020 - Consultant 
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      Pros

      Opportunities to learn and grow. Diverse, interesting projects

      Cons

      Working hours. As a consultant, you do have to commit yourself to be a hard worker for learning opportunity.

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    10. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Run

      Nov 3, 2020 - Senior Consultant in Detroit, MI
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      Pros

      great training for basic consulting skills

      Cons

      bad leadership (partners come first)

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