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"Love / hate for sure."

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Senior Associate in Los Angeles, CA
Current Employee - Senior Associate in Los Angeles, CA
Approves of CEO

Pros

Stellar brand cache - having the name on your resume opens so many doors
Unparalleled access to top clients

Cons

Constant pressure to perform; highly insecure culture hyperfixated on hiding your weaknesses and leading to lots of organizational dysfunction

Advice to Management

Go into this with eyes wide open and be clear on what you want to get out of this place

Other Employee Reviews for McKinsey & Company

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Great experience so far"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Associate in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    - Amazing coaching and feedback not just from your DGL and managers but also from peers and analysts
    - Smartest group of people I have ever worked with
    - Incredible array of exit opportunities

    Cons

    - Sometimes lifestryle can be tough, but life outside would not be that different

    Advice to Management

    Keep up


  2. "Unlimited access"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    - Access to senior leadership at clients
    - Work on topics front of mind of C-suite executives
    - Continous coaching and feedback to improve
    - Life time network with strong Alumni and client relationships
    - Global network and opportunities
    - Smartest people I have ever worked with

    Cons

    - Need to show your best every day, little room to step back and relax
    - Much travel as client service is a contact sport

    Advice to Management

    Keep on innovating the firm, focuss on client & people strategy, best externally focussed MD we have ever had. Strengten people value proposition to remain with the firm.

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