Boston Consulting Group Reviews

Updated 17 May 2021

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Boston Consulting Group President and CEO Rich Lesser
Rich Lesser
1,700 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people who help you be the best version of yourself(in 196 reviews)

  • "Great smart people to work with(in 193 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long working hours, remote work(in 313 reviews)

  • "Poor work life balance, lots of travel(in 73 reviews)

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    1. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year
      Featured Review

      A great place to learn and grow

      8 May 2021 - Associate Consultant in Gurgaon, Haryana, Haryana
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Opportunities to work on diverse problems with different clients - Get exposure to tough and complex situations early in career - Great salary growth and bonuses - Good additional benefits and employee well being focus

      Cons

      - Maintaining Work life balance gets tough - Frequent travel to client location

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      dynamic environment

      3 May 2021 - Lead Engineer in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      loads to absorb in the place

      Cons

      chaotic to navigate the place

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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Excellent place to work

      27 Apr 2021 - Project Leader in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      High compensation, smart people, good working culture, interesting projects

      Cons

      Long working hour, bad work life balance

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Will be better life palance post pandemic

      13 Apr 2021 - Senior IT Specialist in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great people culture (which may get tested in the new hybrid environment)

      Cons

      Almost zero area for movement and promotion in the IT area

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    5. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Many great things came at the cost of my mental and physical well-being

      19 Feb 2021 - Business Support Manager in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Shared sense of purpose Super smart, driven people Lots of perks (food, drinks, events, trips away)

      Cons

      They will suck every last drop of your blood from you until you are just a shell of your former self. No career opportunities in non consulting roles unless you are prepared to move to a hub ie in India or Malaysia. Low pay compared my market.

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great company to work for

      18 Feb 2021 - Junior Consultant in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      largely meritocratic culture (at least in Australia)

      Cons

      minimal control over staffing if you're new / not performing

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee

      good

      18 Mar 2021 - Consultant in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good exposure for a consultant graduate

      Cons

      tough to get in as a graduate

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great org to work for

      28 Jan 2021 - Finance Manager in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great organisation to work for

      Cons

      Not i can think of

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

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      15 Mar 2021 - Senior Knowledge Analyst in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Strong Professional development opportunities and mentoring

      Cons

      High expectations, high pace -zero work life balance

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place

      19 Jan 2021 - Principal in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very rewarding experience - a chance to work with fantastic people on fascinating problems

      Cons

      Challenging work-life balance and limited sustainability

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