Pedigree: How Elite Students Get Elite Jobs
Released! 05/04/2015
Pedigree: How Elite Students Get Elite Jobs
by Lauren A. Rivera
Hardcover
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Americans are taught to believe that upward mobility is possible for anyone who is willing to work hard, regardless of their social status, yet it is often those from affluent backgrounds who land the best jobs. Pedigree takes readers behind the closed doors of top-tier investment banks, consulting firms, and law firms to reveal the truth about who really gets hired for the nation’s highest-paying entry-level jobs, who doesn’t, and why.

Drawing on scores of in-depth interviews... read more