The Boston Consulting Group

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8.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 10 ratings in 2017)
"A leading company with great, hard-working people."
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...

"You need to submit a CV and covering letter. This is followed by three rounds of..."

"Teamwork is central to the role and people are generally lovely to work with. The..."

"We have a big office space in an amazing location that's fairly central. The dress..."

"The company is very flexible and if you have some commitments during the working..."

"The salary here is great. Although I wish the pay rose faster with tenure."

"There are lots of free events and a good range of benefits on offer."

"Three rounds of case interviews with increasingly senior staff, with electronic and..."

"Each interview has a case study (mine were across retail, travel, media and industrial..."

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

"Approachable and good mentors."

"We have a good LGBT community and focus on attracting and retaining women. There's..."

"Promotion possibilities are huge for people who are performing well. Throughout your..."

"Corporate social responsibility is a core value of BCG's and people are encouraged..."

"I perform detailed and in-depth analysis to the highest quality possible."

"Working alongside interesting people who are examples of what you can achieve if..."

"Limited protection in terms of work/life balance - and can be unpredictable depending..."

"Working for BCG gives us access to keys to the garden in Manchester Square."

"A great learning environment for committed individuals."

"Challenging varied work in a supportive environment surrounded by good people."

"There is fantastic training at BCG. For instance, there is a vast online library..."

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

"I think we could get a bit more training at the very beginning to introduce us to..."

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