Although it's based in Boston, this global consulting firm has offices from Abu Dhabi to Zurich, and travel is part of its culture. B-school grads eager to broaden their horizons are encouraged to try a stint in a foreign BCG location, spend a year working as an ambassador for another company, or volunteer six to 12 months at a nonprofit such as the United Nations World Food Programme or Save the Children.
Entry-level consultants generally start with a six-figure salary, plus bonus, profit sharing and benefits. As their careers advance, they can rapidly earn much more as their bonus potential rises, Corriveau says.
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