Boston Consulting Group Employee Reviews about "working hours"

Updated 22 Jun 2020

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Boston Consulting Group President and CEO Rich Lesser
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137 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people and culture; learning(in 168 reviews)

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

Cons
  • "relatively longer working hours compared to other types of business(in 228 reviews)

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

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  1. "BCG"

    5.0
    Former Intern - Summer Associate in New Delhi

    I worked at Boston Consulting Group

    Pros

    Learning, Ownership, Travelling, Client Interaction

    Cons

    Heavy Working Hours with a lot of client pressure

  2. Helpful (1)

    "Great company to start your career with"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Associate in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    1. Good exposure - You get to work in different industries with senior clients 2. Smart colleagues 3. Good compensation 4. Lot of momentum on work-life sustainability initiatives

    Cons

    1. Demanding - Work hours can vary between 50-70 hours 2. Lots of travel; sometimes to remote parts of India

  3. "Great company to work for"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    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

  4. "Great place for fast learning"

    4.0
    Current Contractor - Consultant Specialist in Mumbai
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Fast Paced Learning - Great brand value

    Cons

    - Long work hours - Lots of travel

  5. "BCG GAMMA India"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Perks, meals, a lot of travel (international), good bosses

    Cons

    A lot of travel (domestic/rural), work hours, lack of work life balance

  6. "Project leader"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Leader in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    High Salary, good to learn, high impact

    Cons

    Long working hours, too many travels

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  7. "Associate"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mumbai

    I have been working at Boston Consulting Group full-time

    Pros

    Really good growth curve for learning

    Cons

    Working hours are a lot

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Good starting point, challenging in long term"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Associate in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    good exposure, large client base

    Cons

    Long working hours, competitive working environment

  9. "Fast track career"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Steep learning and growth, early exposure to top management agendas and way of thinking

    Cons

    Long working hours if somebody has this as an issue

  10. "Awesome place to start your career"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Insane amount of learning and exposure - opportunity to work with literally the best people in industry

    Cons

    Gets too hectic / demanding at times in terms of work hours

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