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Sharp people, high impact but demanding

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Former Employee - Associate
Former Employee - Associate

I worked at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than a year

Pros

Sharp people
High profile projects
Opportunity to travel
Resume value

Cons

Long hours
Constant travel
Challenging projects
Dress code at client sites

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Reduce employee churn by improving work-life balance. Possible solutions include three day travel weeks, 9-10 hour workdays and allowing regular remote work.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    great company

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company

    Pros

    This is a great company if you are looking for the following characteristics in a management consulting firm: Great people, many opportunities, awesome client, perks,

    Cons

    There are also many cons in working at McKinsey and primarily they revolve around the lack of flexibility in working in the industry you want and the constant trade-off in lifestyle -- particularly on travel and long working hours

  2.  

    Not so good for experienced hires

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company

    Pros

    good experience in analysis and strategy

    Cons

    Not the right place for an exerienced hire

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
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