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Helpful (3)

"Good career progress, tough lifestyle."

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Associate in São Paulo, São Paulo (Brazil)
Current Employee - Associate in São Paulo, São Paulo (Brazil)
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

- Clear career track with fast advancement
- High caliber of colleagues and superiors
- Very meritocratic environment
- Good place for people who like to learn fast and diverse topics

Cons

- Very intense lifestyle
- You have to travel a lot (though less in Brazil/Mexico than other countries)
- Not the coolest environment (e.g. Google)

Advice to Management

- Learn how to adapt to create a more friendly environment
- Improve lifestyle of consultants
- Make the work more fun!

Other Employee Reviews for McKinsey & Company

  1. Helpful (3)

    "2 distinct populations Consultants and non consultants"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst
    Current Employee - Analyst
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Dedicated people who do tons of good work behind the scenes and way under the management level

    Cons

    Lack of clarity about career paths, when pressing for direct answers based on facts the best answer you receive is "do not have an answer for that"

    Advice to Management

    Get your act together, specially with the latest news..


  2. "Associate Consultant"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Consultant
    Current Employee - Associate Consultant
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    It is diverse and they really train you for future management/problem solving positions.

    Cons

    Non that come to mind right now.

    Advice to Management

    More pay.

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