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How to Get a Job on Wall Street

By Jared Dillian

I grew up (mostly) in Norwich, Connecticut, which is a sad town at the intersection of three rivers.

One of the reasons it is sad is because, outside of a couple of pizza places, people don’t like business.

I’m being serious. Business was frowned upon. Wealth was looked at with suspicion.

I grew up on the wrong side of the tracks, and I had a king-sized chip on my shoulder. If you had a jingle in your pocket, I hated you. I stayed away from the rich kids from the other side of town.

The high school

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Coronavirus job advice for the class of 2020: Prof. Brian Brenberg

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Students graduating from college this spring are entering the toughest job market in a decade or more, as the result of the coronavirus pandemic that has shut down many businesses and boosted the unemployment rate to its highest level since the Great Depression.

But the economic uncertainty created by the coronavirus doesn’t mean young job seekers are out of options. In a moment of chaos, the best strategy is to focus on what you can control. For this year’s college graduates, that means

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