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"Great learning experience"

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Former Intern - Research Intern/Summer PTA in New York, NY
Former Intern - Research Intern/Summer PTA in New York, NY
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at McKinsey & Company as an intern (Less than a year)

Pros

Company values. Networking opportunities. Diversity among peers, people from different educational and professional backgrounds.

Cons

Long hours and challenging assignments. At times structure is not thorough enough for starting-level employees.

Advice to Management

Structure and process behind engagement execution needs to be better thought out.

Other Employee Reviews for McKinsey & Company

  1. "Great learning opportunities, but can be a directionless grind sometimes."

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Research Analyst in Waltham, MA
    Former Employee - Senior Research Analyst in Waltham, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    You will never run out of new, interesting things to work on. The benefits are gold-plated. You work with exceptional people. The Firm commits huge resources to continuing development through formal training, and on-the-job experience.

    Cons

    There is a lot of work that is wasted all for the sake of maintaining appearances with clients or because a project was poorly scoped. The environment is pretty intense and people are stressed by deadlines most of the time. Growth opportunities on the research path are difficult to define.

    Advice to Management

    Diversifying into different service lines is likely necessary for the Firm's survival, but management needs to do a better job of integrating them all culturally.


  2. "A diverse social and work culture with broad opportunities"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Internet Technologist in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Internet Technologist in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at McKinsey & Company full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Intelligent, well-versed and motivated colleagues who provide excellent opportunities for career development. A mindset of ownership of responsibilities within a collaborative and supportive environment. Global exposure.

    Cons

    Tight timelines and demanding work hours

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