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World class organization.

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Former Employee - Engagement Manager  in  Charlotte, NC
Former Employee - Engagement Manager in Charlotte, NC

I worked at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Amazing people from all walks of life and across cultures
Interesting and challenging projects at instituations that matter
Good compensation and generous benefits
As true a meritocracy as I've seen and well executed
Fun and exciting office events

Cons

Very long hours (70+ per week)
Consistently high pressure
Ambitious employees often play full court politics

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Neutral Outlook
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    Great people, high impact, poor compensation

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    Current Employee - Business Analyst  in  Stamford, CT
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Stamford, CT

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company for more than a year

    Pros

    Great learning opportunity, good people

    Cons

    Low salary for analyst/associates, horrible lifestyle, passive-aggressive culture

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    OK experience but good career outlook

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    Former Employee - Research Analyst  in  New York, NY
    Former Employee - Research Analyst in New York, NY

    I worked at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great network when you leave if you do well/ make friends at firm while you're there.

    Cons

    Not always the most supportive working environment

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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