Boston Consulting Group Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated 20 Jan 2021

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Boston Consulting Group President and CEO Rich Lesser
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1,958 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. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Amazing

      23 Jul 2020 - Business Analyst in London, England, England
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      Pros

      Good pay, good reputation, lovely people

      Cons

      Long working hours if working for Banking/PE etc.

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Top tierconsulting

      2 Jan 2020 - Associate Director 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Super smart colleagues to work with Interesting cases/projects Great benefits

      Cons

      Can be long working hours

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    3. 4.0
      Former Contractor, less than 1 year

      A good balance between downtime, hard work, travel and rewards!

      6 Feb 2019 - GAMMA Analyst in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Amazing work environment. - Lots of personal development opportunities. - Lots of travel opportunities when on cases. - Great and supportive Management. - Work location flexibility. - Very diverse work on cases. Constantly keeping you on your toes.

      Cons

      - Sometimes super long working hours. Dependent on the case. - Can be very high pressured and stressful. - Can be very slow when not on cases.

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      30 Jan 2019 -  
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice people and great team

      Cons

      Long working hours but manageable

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Consultant

      17 Feb 2019 - Consultant in London, England, England
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      Pros

      Smart people, high level of impact, quick career progression

      Cons

      Lots of travel, long working hours

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Intern

      14 Jun 2016 -  
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Really learned a huge amount

      Cons

      Had quite long working hours

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great firm to work for and build career

      13 Jan 2021 - Consultant in Houston, TX
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Smart people, exciting work opportunities

      Cons

      Long working hours during the weekdays

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    8. 5.0
      Current Intern, less than 1 year

      why are you asking twice

      4 Jan 2021 - Research Assistant in Seoul
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good people, good company, fun work to do

      Cons

      long working hours..? but it's ok for me

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

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      12 Jan 2021 - Consultant in München, Bavaria, Bavaria
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Solid company with good reputation

      Cons

      Long working hours at times

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Great door opener to other opportunities

      10 Dec 2020 - Project Leader in Zürich, Zürich
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      Pros

      - lots of training - lots of perks - excellent exit opportunities

      Cons

      - long work hours - career progression highly dependent on who you know

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