Boston Consulting Group Employee Reviews about "great people"

Updated 1 Aug 2020

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Boston Consulting Group President and CEO Rich Lesser
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1,346 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people and culture; learning(in 173 reviews)

  • "Worked with smart people in a friendly environment(in 164 reviews)

Cons
  • "relatively longer working hours compared to other types of business(in 237 reviews)

  • "Lots of travel; sometimes to remote parts of India(in 66 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work in"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Consultant in Melbourne

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    Bad work life balance, travel

  2. "Amazing internship"

    5.0
     

    I worked at Boston Consulting Group

    Pros

    Great people interesting work good level of mentoring

    Cons

    work load is very high


  3. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Consultant in London, England

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time

    Pros

    Great people Interesting mix of work

    Cons

    Work life balance isn’t great

  4. "Great place to work!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Principal Consultant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Boston Consulting Group full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great people. Interesting projects. Fantastic learning.

    Cons

    Work life balance. Travel all the time.

  5. "Outstanding firm"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Partner in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Boston Consulting Group full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Stimulating work, high intellectual level and complex contexts Great people, with ability and integrity and fun Healthy culture, meritocratic but supportive

    Cons

    55+ hours per week (many more in a deadline week) Travel including international

  6. "Great place to work, until you get to the top"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Principal in Geneva
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Boston Consulting Group full-time

    Pros

    - great people and teams - fantastic culture - focus on growth and development - variety of topics and clients - good package - recent efforts to keep working hours at bay are showing effect

    Cons

    - gets very political at the top - in smaller offices you get dependent on opinions of few powerful people

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  7. "An amazing place to work"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time

    Pros

    Great people and a huge focus on diverse talent

    Cons

    Unpredictable clients and working hours

  8. "Great place, but intense"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Leader in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great people, great culture, great benefits, great learning

    Cons

    Really hard to have predictability or work-life-balance in this job

  9. "Great job, intense hours"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Management Consultant in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boston Consulting Group full-time

    Pros

    Great people, pay, learning, exposure, brand name

    Cons

    The hours are really intense

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  10. "bcg"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Consultant in Dubai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time

    Pros

    -great people -interesting high profile projects

    Cons

    -work-life balance -project choice often limited

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