McKinsey & Company Employee Reviews about "lots of travel"

Updated 13 Jan 2021

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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, more than 8 years

      Great company!

      2 Mar 2019 - Associate Principal in Sydney
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      Pros

      Great people, truly global opportunities

      Cons

      Lifestyle involves lots of travel

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Incredible people, high impact projects, amazing development , early onset of grey hair

      26 Aug 2012 - Consultant in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Unique and astounding opportunities for professional development Work on incredible high-impact and interesting problems Varied work for broad and deep exposure across industries and functions Many many other smart, lovely people to get to know (it's just a pity you're all so busy so can't spend more time with each other) They take care of you

      Cons

      Lots of travel for those with families (in most cases), intense work, generally long hours (though you can fight to make these more reasonable)

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      7 people found this review helpful
    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work!

      14 Oct 2017 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Strong culture of teamwork and impact

      Cons

      Intense work life with lots of travel. Difficult to manage work life balance.

      2 people found this review helpful
    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Amazing firm to work

      2 Dec 2020 - Senior Solution Delivery Lead in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      You can create your own career path and grow as a professional.

      Cons

      Long hours and lots of travel.

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great culture

      26 Nov 2020 - Associate Partner 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Amazing people, interesting work, great clients

      Cons

      Long hours and potentially lots of travel

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Solid career progression, long hours

      10 Jan 2021 - Business Analyst in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Sets you up well for other jobs Lots of responsibility quickly Pay is competitive

      Cons

      Long hours, often 9am to 11pm Lots of travel, although some perks come with this

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      McK

      13 Jan 2021 - Consultant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Diversity of projects, best compensation, smart colleagues

      Cons

      Long hours, stress, a lot of travel

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great for personal development

      15 Oct 2020 - Associate 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Challenging problems, amazing colleagues, good salary and benefits

      Cons

      Bad lifestyle, lots of travel, very random set of problems or challenging clients (and even teams)

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Outstanding place to work

      20 Sep 2020 - Partner in Summit, NJ
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Outstanding colleagues, meritocracy, strong values

      Cons

      Long hours, a lot of travel

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    10. 5.0
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      21 Aug 2020 - Engagement Manager in Taipei
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great company with solid training and network

      Cons

      Lots of travel and may have poor work life balance

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