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

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

I have been working at McKinsey & Company

Recommends
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Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

1. 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

Cons

1. 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 Management

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

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    Current Employee - Management Consultant Principal in New York, NY (US)
    Current Employee - Management Consultant Principal in New York, NY (US)

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company

    Recommends
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    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Challenging env in company overall, , , ,

    Cons

    Difficult to grow in company generally

    Advice to Management

    Invest in individuals

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    Current Employee - Senior Associate
    Current Employee - Senior Associate

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company

    Approves of CEO
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    good learning experience and good exposure to cooprate management

    Cons

    too academic and unpractical, not always have ideal impact to client

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