Boston Consulting Group

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Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is an American management consulting firm founded in 1963.wikipedia
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Rich Lesser

The firm has more than 90 offices in 50 countries, and its current CEO is Rich Lesser.
Richard "Rich" Lesser (born 1962) is an American businessman currently serving as the CEO of American global management consultancy the Boston Consulting Group (BCG).

Bruce Henderson

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The firm was founded by Bruce Henderson as part of The Boston Safe Deposit and Trust Company.
Bruce Doolin Henderson (April 30, 1915 – July 20, 1992) was an American entrepreneur and founder of the Boston Consulting Group (BCG).

Bill Bain (consultant)

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In 1973 Bill Bain and others left BCG to form Bain & Company, and two years later Henderson arranged an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP), so that the employees could take the company independent from The Boston Safe Deposit and Trust Company.
Prior to founding Bain & Company, he was a vice-president at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG).

Bain & Company

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In 1973 Bill Bain and others left BCG to form Bain & Company, and two years later Henderson arranged an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP), so that the employees could take the company independent from The Boston Safe Deposit and Trust Company.
Bain & Company was founded in 1973 by former Group Vice President of Boston Consulting Group William Bain Jr. and his fellow colleagues including Patrick F. Graham.

Arthur D. Little

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Henderson, a Harvard Business School alumnus, had previously been employed at Arthur D. Little.

Growth–share matrix

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In the 1970s, BCG created and popularized the "growth-share matrix", a simple chart to assist large corporations in deciding how to allocate cash among their business units.
The growth–share matrix (aka the product portfolio matrix, Boston Box, BCG-matrix, Boston matrix, Boston Consulting Group analysis, portfolio diagram) is a chart that was created by Bruce D. Henderson for the Boston Consulting Group in 1970 to help corporations to analyze their business units, that is, their product lines.

Up or out

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As is typical for the top strategy consultancies, BCG practices an "up or out" or "forced attrition" system, in which employees must leave the company when they fail to achieve a promotion within fixed time-frames.
According to Leslie Perlow, up or out is also employed at Boston Consulting Group.

Management consulting

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Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is an American management consulting firm founded in 1963.

Harvard Business School

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Henderson, a Harvard Business School alumnus, had previously been employed at Arthur D. Little.

Employee stock ownership

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In 1973 Bill Bain and others left BCG to form Bain & Company, and two years later Henderson arranged an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP), so that the employees could take the company independent from The Boston Safe Deposit and Trust Company.

Fortune (magazine)

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Boston Consulting Group (BCG) ranked 8th overall and 1st among smaller companies in Fortune magazine's 2007 "100 Best US Companies to Work For" survey.

Boston

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Massachusetts

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International Innovation Index

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The International Innovation Index is a global index measuring the level of innovation of a country, produced jointly by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), and The Manufacturing Institute (MI), the NAM's nonpartisan research affiliate.

Mahlon Apgar IV

Mahlon Apgar, IV
He was a partner and senior advisor at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), and a partner at McKinsey & Company where he led its operations in Saudi Arabia, and a Senior Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars where he wrote the playbook on public-private partnerships.

Janmejaya Sinha

Janmejaya Kumar Sinha (born September 12, 1959) is the present chairman of Boston Consulting Group (BCG) India, a BCG fellow and a member of the Henderson Institute Innovation Sounding Board.

Anders Fogh Rasmussen

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He is now CEO of political consultancy Rasmussen Global and a senior advisor at The Boston Consulting Group's Copenhagen office.

Benjamin Netanyahu

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After graduating from MIT with a Bachelor of Science (SB) and a Master of Science (SM), Netanyahu became an economic consultant for the Boston Consulting Group.

Andrea Orcel

He attended the INSEAD business school in France after working at Goldman Sachs and before joining Boston Consulting Group during the late 1980s.

Victor M. Longstreet

Victor M. Longstreet (January 1, 1907 – February 5, 2000) was an economist and at one time the president of the Boston Consulting Group.

Santeon

In 2018 it is said to have reduced unnecessary inpatient stays over 15 months by 30% and the rate of reoperation due to complications in breast cancer patients by 74% using structured, value-based health care working with the Boston Consulting Group.

Ernst & Young

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In particular, EY advanced its market presence in digital and strategic consulting and entered into direct competition with what has been a traditional field of "Big Three" companies, namely Bain, McKinsey and BCG.