This year’s college graduating class will be greeted by something its older peers weren’t: a (somewhat) welcoming economy! Employers expect to hire 13% more people from this class than they did from the class of ’12, according to the National Association of Colleges and Employers. But there’s no need to be overly picky about your first job. As today’s class of business leaders prove, you can start from anywhere.
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A version of this article appeared in the June 2013 issue of Fast Company magazine.