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Updated Oct 19, 2021

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McKinsey & Company Chairman Kevin Sneader
Kevin Sneader
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Pros
  • "You'll work with some really smart people who really care(in 253 reviews)

  • "Great place to work and good opportunities(in 159 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Lots of travel, although some perks come with this(in 162 reviews)

  • "Poor lifestyle, no work life balance(in 61 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      business analyst

      Sep 6, 2021 - Business Analyst 
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      Pros

      great people etc etc etc

      Cons

      long hours and lots of travel

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great opportunities but very tiring

      Oct 18, 2021 - Associate in Melbourne
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      Pros

      Access to senior clients, impact, incredible people, development, mentorship, capacity to chase your interests

      Cons

      Pace, workload, pressure, intense feedback culture

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good Company

      Aug 29, 2021 - Implementation Associate in Sydney
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      Pros

      Salary Training travel Perks Team

      Cons

      Work life balance time stress

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Amazing place to kick off career

      Sep 6, 2021 - Junior Associate 
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      Pros

      - You will learn an incredible amount in a short period of time - You will be exposed to different industries and different functional areas - Personal development is at the heart of everything McKinsey does

      Cons

      - Work/life balance (as often expected in consulting)

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      Jul 26, 2021 - Director in Adelaide
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      Pros

      Nice work culture. Nice pay

      Cons

      Work life balance is poor

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Great development

      Jun 17, 2021 - Associate Partner in Sydney
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      Pros

      Accelerated development, learn how to solve tough problems, inspiring projects and teams

      Cons

      Choosing when to leave is hard - if you can't work on the things you love its time to call it.

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      May 10, 2021 - Analyst in Raleigh, NC
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      Pros

      Smart people, good culture, good development

      Cons

      Long hours, challenging, demanding managers

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    8. 1.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Good pay good team/peers, uninspiring leaders

      May 29, 2021 - Engagement Manager in Sydney
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      Pros

      Smart people at working level

      Cons

      Laddish, cliquish, non diverse, non inclusive, arrogant partners and senior partners, no real mentorship.

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      No. 1 management consulting firm

      Apr 8, 2021 - Management Consultant in Melbourne
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      Pros

      International experience, latest technology and innovations

      Cons

      Requires to travel on a regular basis

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      Mar 11, 2021 - Engagement Manager in Sydney
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      Pros

      Full of talent people here

      Cons

      Life style is different with corporate

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