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Growing up in an upper-class family with immigrant parents, I’ve been fortunate enough to get to know successful people from all walks of life that came from nothing and rose to the top.

Out of this bunch, there are always going to be bad apples including entitled selfish kids that haven’t worked a day in their lives. Yet just because someone was born into wealth, doesn’t mean you can’t learn something from them, especially if their parents were the ones who manifested the fortune.

My family migrated from Poland in the early 80s. They worked their way up with 1…

Mia Gradelski

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