Kearney Reviews

Updated May 11, 2021

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Kearney Managing Partner and Chairman Alex Liu
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216 Ratings
Pros
  • "Awesome office and great people(in 76 reviews)

  • "There are many highly motivated and smart people(in 56 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours, some office politics to contend with(in 170 reviews)

  • "Working hours sometimes quite long(in 85 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year
      Featured Review

      Great firm with strong opportunities; regular challenges of consulting

      Feb 7, 2021 - Business Analyst 
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      Pros

      - Smartest and hardest working people I've worked with! - Very collaborative and down to earth co-workers - Opportunities and freedom to experiment and try out different things within the firm - I've felt like my projects have been impactful and our work really did make a significant difference for our clients

      Cons

      - Not much particular to Kearney; there are the regular challenges that exist at any top management consulting firm. Namely, the demanding hours

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Kearney

      May 11, 2021 - Manager in New York, NY
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      Pros

      Great and genuine people, good variety of work, carve your own path

      Cons

      Work life balance (or lack thereof)

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Proud to work here

      Mar 23, 2021 - Executive Assistant in Chicago, IL
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      Pros

      The people, the culture and being valued as a person. My work home life balance is also the best it has ever been, even in pandemic. I love that we can be flexible.

      Cons

      I do not have anything negative to say about my job or company

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Kearney Review

      Apr 26, 2021 - Manager in Chicago, IL
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      Pros

      Salary and when traveling the perks are great

      Cons

      Lots of hours and inconsistent feedback based on switching teams and client demands.

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great Place to Work

      Apr 28, 2021 - Manager in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Mentorship, Entrepreneurial, Collaborative, Humble, Leadership

      Cons

      Lacking in diversity in some practices

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    6. 3.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Management Consulting

      Apr 26, 2021 - Manager in New York, NY
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      Pros

      Global firm with mobility options

      Cons

      Small in size relative to competitors

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    7. 3.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Kearney is a good place to start your career, but it does not have the be the place you start in order to be successful.

      Apr 10, 2021 - Analyst in Chicago, IL
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      Pros

      Great peers and colleagues Great insurance/healthcare plans Good amount of PTO/Leave of Absence Benefits

      Cons

      Horrible hours and lack of work life balance Not a great diversity in project type/availability

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Place where you can build a career; be prepared to work hard

      Mar 8, 2021 - Engagement Manager in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Exposure to top-tier clients, learn to solve end-to-end business challenges; roll-up your sleeves culture; work with smart, driven people

      Cons

      Be prepared to work long hours on intense projects

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Great place to work!

      Mar 17, 2021 - Analytics Manager in New York, NY
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      Pros

      Leadership, support, mentorship, culture and willingness to listen and promote change

      Cons

      Hours, ups and downs of projects

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Love it!

      Feb 23, 2021 - Human Resources 
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      Pros

      The people, opportunities to chart your own path and recognition are all strong at Kearney.

      Cons

      I really don't have any cons - Kearney has been a very enjoyable place to work.

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