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Updated 24 Jun 2019

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Boston Consulting Group CEO Rich Lesser
Rich Lesser
943 Ratings
Pros
  • "Working with Wonderful, smart people(in 136 reviews)

  • "Great people, good culture, interesting projects(in 127 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work life balance still has space for improvement(in 432 reviews)

  • "Long hours - same as any top tier consulting firm(in 367 reviews)

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  1. "The best first job ever."

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    Former Employee - Consultant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Boston Consulting Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Amazing people. Incredibly smart and nice - Feedback and development focused learning environment - Great compensation and benefits - Opens the door to so many opportunities - Doesn't shame you about wanting to leave, actually helps and encourages you - Getting better at handling work + life balance issues through different programs (like PTO where the project team effectively gets a group therapist every week...

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    Cons

    - Lots of travel and working hours depending on project

    Boston Consulting Group2019-06-20
  2. "I worked at BCG for 3 years"

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    Current Employee - Senior Solutions Analyst in Gurgaon, Haryana

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    I loved this organization,people were great in my team, supportive managers. flexibility in working hours, work from home would really help to maintain work/life balance. The off-sites, parties etc are all awesome

    Cons

    IGP is not supported much

    Boston Consulting Group2019-06-17
  3. "Great company to work for"

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      Current Employee - Principal 

      I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time

      Pros

      Excellent people, interesting work, low levels of bureaucracy (below partner level)

      Cons

      Lots of travel, work-life balance is a struggle

      Boston Consulting Group2019-06-13
    • "Great"

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      Current Employee - Associate in Toronto, ON
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook

      I have been working at Boston Consulting Group part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Great benefits, Great pay and Good culture

      Cons

      Work life balance is poor

      Boston Consulting Group2019-06-13
    • "Exposure to top management e strategic topics"

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        Current Employee - Consultant in Milan
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        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time for less than a year

        Pros

        Exposure, strategic topics, learning, accelerate growth

        Cons

        Night out, you need to run, high expectations both on hard and soft skills

        Boston Consulting Group2019-06-11
      • "Great company to work for"

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        Current Employee - Associate in Mumbai
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time

        Pros

        Amazing exposure, wide array of problem solving, Parties

        Cons

        Work hours and stressful deadlines

        Boston Consulting Group2019-06-24
      • "Feel lucky to work here"

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        Current Employee - Associate 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Unbelievable benefits / health insurance, great job perks (travel, team events, etc.), very supportive culture with great people that want to help you grow and succeed

        Cons

        Tough work life balance typical to consulting Going through a lot of growth right now so some changes but seem reasonable

        Boston Consulting Group2019-06-09
      • "BCG"

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

          I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time

          Pros

          Great place to work and awesome culture

          Cons

          Nothing as such, it's a good company overall

          Boston Consulting Group2019-06-10
        • "Great place to work!"

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          Former Employee - Associate Consultant in Mumbai
          Recommends
          Approves of CEO

          I worked at Boston Consulting Group full-time for more than a year

          Pros

          - Smart peers and seniors - Focus on development of the employee - Clarity in merit based growth path

          Cons

          - Travelling could take a toll on work-life balance

          Boston Consulting Group2019-06-24
        • "Analyst"

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            Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

            I worked at Boston Consulting Group full-time

            Pros

            Brilliant people. Fantastic salary and benefits

            Cons

            Nobody cares about junior to mid tier folks

            Boston Consulting Group2019-06-08
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