The Boston Consulting Group

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8.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 10 ratings in 2017)
"Demanding, but rewarding."
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...

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"Hours vary a lot from case to case but tend to be quite long. This does not usually..."

"We get outstanding pay for the graduate level."

"We get a generous taxi and dinner allowance and all your hotel and flight points..."

"The interview process is rigorous but fair and appears to be designed to make sure..."

"I was asked questions that were designed to see how you think."

"We have recycling facilities in the office but because of the nature of our business..."

"Mentorship and feedback culture are the linchpin of the company and feedback is everything..."

"The company continuously strives to improve diversity via targeted recruiting initiatives..."

"Fair, challenging and rewarding."

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

"I have an incredible level of responsibility for a 23 year old, which equates to..."

"The training and knowledge you are exposed to."

"There can be quite a lot of pressure to perform which means my stress levels at work..."

"John Legend used to work for us before his music career!"

"Highly interested in your personal and professional development."

"Good reputation, interesting work and varied clients."

"Weekly office-based training program that you can tailor to your needs. Beyond that,..."

"We have multiple initiatives working in local schools, as well as relationships with..."

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

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