McKinsey & Company Employee Reviews about "great place"

Updated 19 Jul 2020

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McKinsey & Company Chairman Kevin Sneader
Kevin Sneader
751 Ratings
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  • "Smart people and lots of learning opportunities(in 233 reviews)

  • "Great place to learn and develop(in 138 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Senior Research Analyst"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work at, high intellectual ppl

    Cons

    Poor work life balance and too much travel

  2. "Best professionals"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work and people around

    Cons

    HR process is slow and lengthy


  3. "Focus on innovation, digital and design"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Smart, curious, fun colleagues; culture of growth and innovation; agile mindsets and practices, great place to be in design/digital/analytics.

    Cons

    Long hours, pressure to perform.

  4. "Great learning place"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Engagement Manager in Ciudad de México
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time

    Pros

    Great place to learn and develop

    Cons

    Tough work life balance (hours)

  5. "Great school, tough hours"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Senior Business Analyst in Ciudad de México
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    McKinsey is a great place to develop your profesional skills and interact with smart, driven and qualified people

    Cons

    McKinsey is a tough place that never lets you be in your comfort zone. Moreover, if a few key people do not like you then your chances of advancement become very slim

  6. Helpful (2)

    "Great company!"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Business Analyst 

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    This is a great place to work.

    Cons

    There aren't a ton of negatives besides hours.

  7. "Great Place for a Consultant"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Teacher in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company for less than a year

    Pros

    Great Place for a Consultant

    Cons

    Too many hours if you're too young.

  8. "Great company to work"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Team Leader in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    McKinsey is great place to work

    Cons

    Did not find many internal opportunities

  9. Helpful (3)

    "Great invaluable experience"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great place to work and learn

    Cons

    No real cons here at all

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Partner 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great place to work and loved it

    Cons

    Poor work life balance and lot of travel

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