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These are the most common first jobs of billionaires

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These are the most common first jobs of billionaires

Have you ever wondered where billionaires got their start?

U.K.-based recruiter Aaron Wallis took the world’s 100 richest people and analyzed their first career move, searching for a correlation between that and how much money they eventually made.

What they found was that 30 per cent of top billionaires inherited a family business, 17 per cent started their own business and 53 per cent of them began working for another company.

Here’s what the 53 per cent did for their first gig.

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