Category Archives: Pursue your passions

Mandela Day 2013 in Johannesburg

Bain Johannesburg once again took part in the annual Mandela Day on July 18th with 55 Bainies excitedly setting off to visit four different organisations in the local community for the afternoon. Bain Cares Johannesburg selected the following four sites … Continue reading

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Boston’s inaugural global development speaker event

Last month, members of the Boston office gathered for an engaging discussion on global development. The speaker event, entitled “Issues in Global Development: Agriculture,” was sponsored by Boston’s new Global Development Network. The panelists included Carolina Lescano, a former AC … Continue reading

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Social Impact Day at Bain Toronto

The Toronto office held its annual Social Impact Day earlier this spring and launched a new internal program to kick off the day together before heading out to the community to volunteer. In the morning, we hosted a social impact … Continue reading

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Bain Dusseldorf and Learn Money Day: global initiative, local impact

Bain Dusseldorf  joined the 2013 Learn Money Week initiative given the great feedback for the pilot project in 2012, and Bainies in the Dusseldorf office jumped at the chance to participate in Learn Money Day for the second year in … Continue reading

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Advancing social ventures

Greetings from Bain London! I wanted to share two experiences I have had recently that make me especially proud of Bain’s commitment to social impact and the incredible things we can be involved in as part of our jobs: being … Continue reading

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Reflecting on our time in Antarctica

Sitting back at my desk in London having traveled 18,000 miles there and back, I realized I had completely underestimated the impact Antarctica would have on me.  As I sat on a beach surrounded by penguins on my final day … Continue reading

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Sustainability through an emerging markets lens

“After camping, cruising and a survival skills workshop, a puzzled penguin audience observed Prateek Majumdar of questionable sanity, plunge into 2°C Antarctic waters…” so reads the certificate that the ship crew gave me after I jumped into the sea for … Continue reading

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