Thinking about applying for a position at McKinsey. Do they have cleared work? Senior consultant, 10 years of experience, 154k salary. Comparable? I’m looking for better opportunities to grow and deve… more

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How dificult is it to get into McKinsey even with a senior partner referral?

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What did you all use as starting point for your resume? Is it worth using a resume review service? EM at McKinsey and not getting even first call backs even though going the referral route. Thinking t… more

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I hear McKinsey was told to get back on the road in a few weeks - is this true? Just wondering when the other firms will follow.

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For the third year in a row, two firms tied for the title of most-recommended consultancy: Deloitte and McKinsey & Company. While both earned nods in all 32 sectors and functional areas

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Been seeing a whole lot of articles dragging McKinsey through the mud lately. Can anyone here make an argument that “The Firm” has been a net positive force in the world since its inception in 1926?

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Wow Tom Cotton worked for McKinsey. Most surprising thing I’ve heard all day!

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What is the role hierarchy at McKinsey? Trying to figure out where I would fit as an experienced consultant and can’t find anything in search. Are associate roles what I should be looking at?

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McKinsey benefits/Hidden perks?

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How different is the associate position than the BA position at McKinsey? Do associates still do excel analysis and data viz?

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Is McKinsey hiring?

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Hello does anyone know what is going on at BCG, Bain, ATK, McKinsey & Company w full time offers and internship plans.....have they been cancelled from the strategy practice for mbas ?!?

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Recently received an offer from McKinsey but the comp was about 10k lower than expected. Any advice on negotiating salary? Do recruiters expect a negotiation?

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What McKinsey implementation like?

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Starting full time at McKinsey in November. Curious to know what it’s like for fellow gender non-conforming folk, as well as non-binary and trans folks at the firm (or as consultants in general!) Ar… more

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About to start as an Associate at McKinsey as a lateral hire. For those at McK, what are the things you wish you had done/known before starting to set yourself up for success? Any things to keep in mi… more

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Just curious, what do McKinsey presentations look like now? Do they still have ovals with numbers inside or are they 3D?

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What happened to the McKinsey Partner team that did the opioid work for Purdue Pharma?

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McKinsey 🐠 - I’ll be on-boarding with the firm in 2 weeks. Any advice on things I should do between now and my first day?

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I’m in corporate strategy, 1 year post-undergrad. Starting to network because I’m a little tired of the industry I’m working in. I was lurking on LinkedIn, and found a McKinsey partner who worked at t… more

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Transition from deloitte advisory to McKinsey, how realistic? Was recruiting a bit with MBB during college (almost at my 1 year now at deloitte), had strong experiences/credentials but never pursued h… more

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Trying to lateral into McKinsey. Any insights on how to do so? Thank you.

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Anybody at McKinsey willing to provide a referral for the role of associate or analyst? I am currently a 2nd year Business Analyst. About get laid off because of covid. Please help

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For McKinsey peeps! Can you explain how people on the expert track interact with general consulting? If you’re on the expert track, will you be on projects with general consultants as well? Or will yo… more

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McKinsey & Company, Boston Consulting Group and Bain & Company. Which of these pay the most for Software/Technical roles? I'm looking for the highest paid exit for a DoD Software Eng from … more

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Does anybody know if it is easier or harder to get an offer for McKinsey when applying as a generalist or specifically to McKinsey digital?

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at mckinsey, whats the difference between expert and specialist? struggling to find clear cut answers online. TIA!

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Experienced hire McKinsey candidate here, no MBA (yet) - what level of business knowledge is expected from cases? I did engineering for undergrad and want to make sure I’m well versed before my case i… more

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Does MBB have ‘delivery centers’? McKinsey has a delivery-esque operation in Tampa but I haven’t heard anything out of Bain or BCG.

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Looking for some insight regarding McKinsey Digital and its relation to the rest of the firm. Can anyone detail the typical Business Analyst role vs Associate role and what Digital looks for?

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Best life science consulting - McKinsey, BCG or Bain?

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Would you rather do McKinsey implementation or Big 4 strategy if you want to do corporate strategy in the future? Why?

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The unfailing New York Times. Fascinating facts-based business insights here and somewhat unexpected candor too from a McKinsey interview: Building a digital New York… more

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Has anyone regularly read Strategy and Business (from PWC) and McKinsey Quarterly and other such print "magazines" from consulting firms? If so, are any of them generally good to read? Reali… more

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Wanting to know what IVF coverage other consulting companies have. EY, McKinsey, BCG.

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