McKinsey & Company Employee Reviews about "lots of travel"

Updated Jan 13, 2021

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McKinsey & Company Global Managing Partner Bob Sternfels
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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 5 years

      Great learning and exposure but not for everyone

      Mar 3, 2020 - Senior Engagement Manager in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Good learning and exposure - Super smart colleagues - Able to chart what you want to do + where you want to go - Decent compensation

      Cons

      - Long and demanding work hours - Lots of travel and tough for young families

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Amazing place

      Feb 8, 2020 - Associate in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Opportunity to work with the most talented and hardworking people - wherever you may be. Strong culture. Ability to drive impact with clients.

      Cons

      Lifestyle can be challenging: long hours and lots of travel. However, it can work for most people.

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

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      Jan 13, 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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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Solid career progression, long hours

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

      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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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Amazing firm to work

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

      Pros

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

      Cons

      Long hours and lots of travel.

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great culture

      Nov 26, 2020 - Associate Partner 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Amazing people, interesting work, great clients

      Cons

      Long hours and potentially lots of travel

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great for personal development

      Oct 15, 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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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Outstanding place to work

      Sep 20, 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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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee

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      Aug 21, 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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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Place to grow

      May 3, 2020 - Engagement Manager in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Exciting work - Inspiring colleagues - Emphasis on learning and professional development

      Cons

      - Lots of travel - Working hours

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