Bain & Company
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Great company to build foundational business skills

Manager (Former Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I worked at Bain & Company full-time for more than 3 years

Pros- Fun work hard, play hard culture
- Best business training ground
- Help make real change at clients, not just perform studies

Cons- Lot of hours
- Can be a lot of trouble, although they have improved this quite a bit (office dependent also)
- Up or out meritocracy is good if you're going up, no so much if you are good but just need more time to mature

Advice to Senior ManagementRecognize the need for some consultants to take more time to make it to the next level, and give it to them

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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A vibrant place to work with great culture and tones of opportunities for having impact and developing skills

Consultant (Current Employee)

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


Pros: - Minimum office politics: The company is very result oriented which encourages everyone to focus on the objective and reduces the politics involved compare to… Cons: Bain probably has one of the best work life balance in consulting industry but at the end of… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Great company to work for with an outstanding culture that I've never seen repeated at another company

Consulting Support Staff (Current Employee)
Boston, MA (US)

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


Pros: We have smart people and an outstanding culture at our company. Everyone works as a team, always willing to help out, never let a… Cons: Growth opportunities for Consulting Support Staff are not as great Advice to Senior Management: Keep up the great work on the unique culture at… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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