The Boston Consulting Group

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8.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 10 ratings in 2017)
"Everything you could want from an employer - and more."
Culture
9.1 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
7.7 / 10
 
Hours
6.1 / 10
 
Salary
8.8 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.6 / 10
 
 
Training
8.0 / 10
 

Pros

  • The culture within the company is very friendly and welcoming.
  • Mentors are friendly, nurturing and approachable.
  • Progression opportunities are clear and straightforward.

Cons

  • Hours are long and at times unpredictable.
  • The level of work early on may be intimidating to some.
  • The quality of work can vary based on your case requirements.

What insiders say about...

"Prepare for case studies and personal chats."

"The culture's well structured and has a clear hierarchy but also an openness to ideas..."

"The dress code is smart casual in the office with dress down Fridays."

"Long hours Monday to Thursday, but Friday evenings and weekends are protected from..."

"The salary is definitely competitive."

"There are free dinners and taxis when working late at BCG. Team treats are given..."

"I had interned with the company and got offered the full-time position at the end..."

"Tell me about a time you demonstrated good leadership skills."

"We recycle as much as we can and employees are encouraged to cycled into work. We..."

"The management are always accessible, give constant feedback and recognition of ..."

"While the backgrounds of those in the hired workforce are similar, such as those..."

"We have a 'promote when ready' policy - you are promoted as soon as you are performing..."

"We spend at least 10% (I think) of the total hours, that we could otherwise be billing..."

"In my work I collect and analyse quantitative and qualitative data to identify problems..."

"Amazing people, super smart and fun-loving. Interesting work with great clients."

"Long hours and at times high pressure."

"Possibly the most famous alumnus of BCG is John Legend!"

"A dynamic and collaborative culture."

"One of the top strategy consulting firms."

"There is a lot of online training; alongside other training sessions. Skills and..."

"We actively support those from typically under-represented backgrounds."

"More predictable work hours."

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