1. Bain & Co., Boston, Mass.
Boston-based Bain & Co. was able to reclaim its spot as the top company of 2014. It previously took the number one spot in 2012.
Recent employee commentary: “Interesting, impactful work: There is rarely a boring day, much less a boring project. The problems we’re solving are usually what’s written in the WSJ about our client—big, complicated challenges, often challenges that are leading issues for that entire industry.” – Bain & Company Principal (San Francisco, Calif.)
“The best part about working at Bain is the people. The people make the fantastic culture, provide wonderful professional development and coaching opportunities, and make the job fun.” – Bain & Company Case Team Leader (Boston, Mass.)
“Interesting work. Smart people. Change-oriented clients. Collaborative atmosphere. Best colleagues. In general, I have found Bain to be a great place to build my career over the past five years.” – Bain & Company Manager (Chicago, Ill.)