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Great company

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at McKinsey & Company

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Very smart and personable people

Cons

Leadership is stuck in Lotus Notes

Advice to Management

Consider dropping IBM Lotus Notes

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  1. Helpful (1)

    Amazing company overall, not the place for me.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Recruiter
    Former Employee - Recruiter

    I worked at McKinsey & Company full-time (More than 3 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Talented, engaging employees, amazing benefits.

    Cons

    Working on the admin side is very different, pay is ok, no bonus, people stay for the benefits. Management tends to ignore poor administrative managers, they let them continue even when turnover is in their departments is extremely high. HR support in nonexistent, if have any issues with your boss or a coworker you have no one to support you or even speak with about the problem. The jobs are very narrow because the company is so big, which makes many job administrative work heavy. In recruiting, they tend hire people who are over qualified and are somehow surprised when the employees are unhappy. I wouldn't recommend the company to another recruiter, but would recommend the company to friends who work in other fields.

    Advice to Management

    Pay bonuses to admin employees, set up a better HR support system for firm employees.

  2. Helpful (2)

    Work, Sister, Work

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    $, That Is Just About It. Maybe Bragging Rights, Too.

    Cons

    Work, Sister, Work. No breaks, travel up the wazoo, women are not held in the highest esteem, shall we say. Oh, and any outside experience was for naught.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to the femmes.

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