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McKinsey & Company

Summer Business Analyst

June - August 2018 • Stamford, CT

What I liked

Got to work with incredible, smart people from a diverse array of backgrounds. Had the opportunity to travel extensively as an intern. There were plenty of intern events throughout the summer to get to your colleagues and other interns, including a summer conference.

What I wish was different

Advice

As a summer, you have a unique position to reach out to anyone across the company to have a meeting or a phone call- take advantage of this to make connections and learn about things that you are interested in.
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Summer Business Analyst

May - July 2018 • Houston, TX

What I liked

I had the opportunity to make a big impact right from the start. My teammates trusted me and helped me learn so much.

What I wish was different

Advice

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Summer Part-Time Intern

June - July 2018 • Moscow, Moscow

What I liked

The culture and many opportunities to learn from senior members of the team

What I wish was different

As an intern, I would’ve wanted to travel more

Advice

Don’t be afraid to reach out to other employees within the company
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Summer Business Analyst

June - August 2018 • New York City, NY

What I liked

The amount of support I had from the people I worked with while having the opportunity to take on responsibility of my own piece of work.

What I wish was different

Advice

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Summer Business Analyst

June - August 2018 • Panama City, Panama City

What I liked

The people at the office were simply amazing. I really enjoyed working with them and I got to learn a lot about business and consulting in just a few months.

What I wish was different

The hours were long. For instance, sometimes I had to stay at the client site until midnight. However, I really enjoyed doing the work so time flew by.

Advice

Try to learn as much as you can and don't be afraid of asking questions, people really car about you and they want you to learn as much as you can.
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Summer Business Analyst

June - August 2017 • Denver, CO

What I liked

My coworkers, the culture, the emphasis on adding value, the emphasis on doing meaningful work

What I wish was different

I could have liked the client we served more

Advice

Ask questions about everything from how to decide which tasks to tackle first to how to get in touch with people working in areas you’d like to learn more about.
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Summer Business Analyst

June - August 2016 • New York City, NY

What I liked

learned a lot, really got to have ownership over aspects of each project

What I wish was different

loong hours but that's to be expected with consulting

Advice

you are competent and will be valuable there! don't worry about not knowing enough
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Business Analyst

May - August 2018 • Mexico City, Mexico City

What I liked

The people and type of work.

What I wish was different

Recruiting for international offices could have been earlier.

Advice

Do not be limited in the scope of job, location or anything else as amazing opportunities can be found anywhere.
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Summer Business Analyst

June - August 2018 • New York City, NY

What I liked

People were committed to mentoring new hires--great culture.

What I wish was different

Advice

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Summer Business Analyst

June - August 2018 • Stamford, CT

What I liked

Amount of responsibility that I received; the clients that I got ot work with

What I wish was different

N/A

Advice

Career services offers minimal help with the interview process, so reach out to personal connections and people who can speak more about the actual experience.
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Summer Business Analyst

June - August 2018 • Washington, DC

What I liked

Traveling, experience, autonomy

What I wish was different

Advice

Put yourself out there and challenge your thinking.
4 people found this helpful
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