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Interesting and diverse work, bad lifestyle, perfect for few years but not for longer

Business Analyst (Former Employee)

ProsYou can choose industry, function and, sometimes, geography to work
Projects are all different and often interesting
You interact with top management of top companies - there is what to learn from them
Smart colleagues
Steep learnig curve
Many exit options

ConsLong hours (not much better than in IB: you work even more on weekdays but typically have free weekends)
Extensive travel
You are paid not enough for this lifestyle: travel and hours

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

    1 person found this helpful  


    Specialist (Former Employee)

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

    Pros: Superb organisation with high integrity, great opportunities and excellent training.… Cons: Long work hours, perfection to the point of absurdity, decreasing incremental value toward… More

    1 person found this helpful  

    Great, unique and intense

    Associate (Current Employee) Lagos (Nigeria)

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

    Pros: Challenge, exposure to CEOs, compensation, exposure Cons: Life- balance, lots of travel More

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