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McKinsey is committed to excellence and, as a result, fosters unparalleled growth and career development opportunities

Business Analyst (Current Employee)
Boston, MA (US)

I have been working at McKinsey & Company

Pros1. Smart, motivated, and personable co-workers that you want to get to know both in and out of work
2. Endless opportunities to learn both hard and soft skills for people of all tenure
3. Great place to discover one's own strengths and weaknesses and figure out career path
4. Top-notch exit options
5. Leadership in the consulting industry (making strong client impact through the use of deep expertise and resources across many industries and functions)
6. Strong focus on firm values

Cons1. High stress (continuous pressure to do well as a result of feedback-oriented culture)
2. Difficulty in work-life balance (worse than an average job, comparable to other strategy consulting companies, not nearly as bad as finance jobs)

Advice to Senior Management1. Introduce more firm-wide events/initiatives to foster the firm's global cohesiveness

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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New York, NY (US)

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Pros: Challenging env in company overall, , , , Cons: Difficult to grow in company generally Advice to Senior Management: Invest in individuals Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Stimulating, fun, hard, and incredibly developing

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Oslo (Norway)

I have been working at McKinsey & Company


Pros: Extremely competent and hard working colleagues. Open and caring environment.… Cons: Not so good lifestile, typically it is required to work 60… Advice to Senior Management: Leadership could be more transparent about how the company is… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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