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College kid sends blunt, no-BS cover letter to Wall St., goes viral

posted at 1:58 pm on January 16, 2013 by

Behold, a Millenial who doesn’t think he’s a perfect, wondrous snowflake worthy of all you have to offer and more. Click over for the pdf copy of the letter.

Sometimes we get forwarded applications for summer internships on Wall Street that are extremely embarrassing because the applicant is totally full of themselves or completely clueless…

It turns that the cover letter originally sent to a boutique investment bank is exactly the opposite.

The cover letter below is unapologetically honest and people on Wall Street are calling it one of the best letters they have seen. Everyone on the thread agrees the letter shows energy and pluck and honesty.

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