Bain & Company Employee Reviews about "great people"

Updated 2 Jul 2020

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Bain & Company Worldwide Managing Partner Manny Maceda
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  1. "Great experience"

    5.0
    Former Intern - Bain Summer Associate in Seoul

    I worked at Bain & Company

    Pros

    Got to work with great people

    Cons

    Long working hours , but manageable

  2. "High pressure and results driven"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Executive/Personal Assistant in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bain & Company full-time

    Pros

    Great people/invested in personal development

    Cons

    Middle management issues, very cliquey, and if your face doesn't fit as a 'bainie' they will find a way to oust you!


  3. "Great place to work at!"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great people, good culture, firm conscious of your personal goals

    Cons

    Long working hours, stressful projects due to pressures of client services delivery

  4. "Great people and learning experience!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great people and mentorship culture, one-team attitude, people are all hardworking and smart!

    Cons

    Long hours - sustainability expectations are different from other industries (not enough time to read/ think/ be creative)

  5. "Great company"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great people, great food, great experience

    Cons

    Work life balance, management at some levels not competent

  6. "Great company to work at it"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Consultant in Mumbai

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Amazing culture with great people

    Cons

    Can be too fast paced for some people

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    "Great place to work"

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

    I worked at Bain & Company full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Interesting problems, great people, hands on client work, collaborative culture

    Cons

    Generalist model limits ability to focus on industries

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Great place to build a career and learn, low work life balance"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Consultant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bain & Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great people, solve interesting problems

    Cons

    trajectory is almost entirely based on your ability to manage up. One bad case can cause difficult ramifications for your career here. Work life balance is also entirely based on your manager. Some teams get no work life balance.

  9. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    great people to work with, great benefits and flexibility

    Cons

    not all teams are supported equally, can be a lot of extra hours

  10. "Bain is an amazing place to work"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time

    Pros

    Great people, really interesting (though challenging) projects, clear upward advancement path with fantastic support and training along the way.

    Cons

    Extremely high expectations - if you aren't meeting them, you will not have a great experience.

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