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Senior Expert (Former Employee) New York, NY (US)

ProsEverybody there is brilliant and highly capable, and almost everyone truly cares about colleagues and clients. The variety of work is exceptional, since the firm serves nearly every major industry. The potent brand name will help you get good jobs down the road.

ConsAs in every large organization, senior leadership is sometimes out of touch with realities on the ground.

Advice to Senior ManagementDo more to recognize the contributions of associates and staff. Partners are not gods, and they don't do all the work.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    I was an experienced hire who went from Associate to Engagement Manager

    Engagement Manager (Current Employee) Palo Alto, CA (US)

    I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: The smartest people you will ever work with, solving some of the biggest… Cons: Hierarchical structure leads to insecure behavior among otherwise intelligent people who are concerned about pleasing… Advice to Senior Management: Give more flexibility to problem-solvers to manage their own destiny. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    If you find your niche here, it's the most generative environment you can hope for

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) San Francisco, CA (US)

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


    Pros: World class training, amazing colleagues, amazing chances to have real… Cons: Long hours that you have to carefully manage; atmosphere of… Advice to Senior Management: The West Coast office will be the first to break down… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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