Booz & Company Summer Internship Program

4.3 of 5 stars Overall Intern Rating (40 Intern Reviews)

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5.0 of 5 stars
Date: 2013

Challenging projects with very friendly people and great development opportunities


Uppers

Personal development


Downers

Work life balance


Advice to Potential Interns

Very good compensation and diverse development tracks


Advice to Management

More open communication within firm


Would You Recommend

Yes


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4.3 of 5 stars
Date: 2013

Challenging, fun, enlightening and meaningful work


Uppers

I enjoyed the variety of work and the impact it was having with the client.


Downers

I expected more feedback.


Advice to Potential Interns

It's a challenging internship where you will get a realistic picture of what it's like to work there full-time. You will work with very smart people who want to help you succeed.


Advice to Management

Provide more feedback and organize more regional meetings


Would You Recommend

Yes


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4.5 of 5 stars
Date: 2013

Unparalleled opportunity to test-drive consulting


Uppers

The opportunity to deliver impact to the client


Downers

I wish that there had been more formal training and skill-building at the beginning of the summer


Advice to Potential Interns

Booz & Company is a great company, with great people, and the firm really delivers on its promise to give MBA interns a realistic experience in consulting, with opportunities for mentoring and professional development throughout the summer.


Advice to Management

As always with consulting firms: work-life balance. That said, I did feel as though this was a prioritized area for Booz & Company management.


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4.4 of 5 stars
Date: 2013

One of the most realistic internship experiences


Uppers

Same tasks and responsibilities as full time employees. Very interesting project. Huge impact.


Downers

Long hours. Really long hours.


Advice to Potential Interns

As long as you have a good relationship with your manager, you have nothing to worry about.


Would You Recommend

Yes


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4.7 of 5 stars
Date: 2013

A challenging, yet rewarding, summer experience at a top ranked management consulting firm with intelligent and fun people


Uppers

People were great. Mentors were very supportive and team members went beyond to support me as an intern. Other interns were intelligent and fun people to work and hang out with.


Downers

Some days were long hours.


Advice to Potential Interns

Interact with as many consultants as possible in the firm during networking sessions. Brand equity and content are important, but the most important thing is the people that you will be working with.


Advice to Management

It may be good to have more consistent hours across projects.


Would You Recommend

Yes


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4.6 of 5 stars
Date: 2013

Work hard play hard


Uppers

There was a lot of real responsibility given to interns


Downers

The travel got a little tiring after a while, but it wasn't that bad


Advice to Potential Interns

This is a great opportunity to get introduced to strategy consulting


Would You Recommend

Yes


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4.5 of 5 stars
Date: 2013

Working hard and playing hard. Accomplishing significant work, placed into significant roles, and achieving significant results


Uppers

All the co-workers are exciting to talk to. Fridays in the office were always social. The intern events were well organized and extremely luxurious


Downers

Hours can be long and work can extend into the weekends but that is consulting.


Advice to Potential Interns

Manage your work expectations with your job manager the first week so the rest of the internship goes smoothly.


Would You Recommend

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4.5 of 5 stars
Date: 2013

A rigorous, yet rewarding experience with talented individuals


Uppers

Being on a local project with multiple project teams onsite


Downers

The expense policy for local projects Working hours


Advice to Potential Interns

Become experts in Excel and Powerpoint Ensure your work is right the first time


Advice to Management

Tuition reimbursement should be something added to the compensation package


Would You Recommend

Yes


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4.4 of 5 stars
Date: 2013

Hard work with exponential career growth opportunities


Uppers

Exposure to high end clients, real responsibilities, fantastic networking events.


Downers

Very long hours and strenuous travel schedule.


Advice to Potential Interns

If you have an understanding of a specific area of focus that you are passionate about there is no better consulting firm.


Advice to Management

NA


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4.7 of 5 stars
Date: 2013

A hard-earned internship search leads to a rewarding future


Uppers

Learning a ton, being surrounded by incredibly smart people, all expenses paid for during the week, more than adequate compensation, strong mentorship program, happy hours every Friday, intern events throughout the summer,


Downers

I wish I could have chosen the project I would be staffed on.


Advice to Potential Interns

You will work long hours. But you will also be treated extremely well, be it from the respect your co-workers pay to you, or the "consulting perks" like great meals and free travel.


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