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Career Advancement Opportunities

March 2021 Consulting

  • McKinsey and Co 99.3%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 98.6%
  • Bain & Company 97.9%
  • Oliver Wyman 97.1%
  • Strategy& 96.4%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

March 2021 Consulting

  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 99.3%
  • Bain & Company 98.6%
  • McKinsey and Co 97.9%
  • Cornerstone Research 97.1%
  • Alvarez & Marsal 96.4%

Professional Growth Opportunities

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  • McKinsey and Co 99.3%
  • Bain & Company 98.6%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 97.9%
  • Strategy& 97.1%
  • Oliver Wyman 96.4%

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March 2021 Private Equity

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