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LETTERS to the editor should be accompanied by a home and business telephone number so that they may be verified. The editor reserves the right to edit letters for brevity if necessary.

Personal experience

I read with personal interest an article in your May 17 issue of Strategy titled, ‘MBAs’ outlook bleak.’

Having graduated with a business degree in the mid-80s, and advanced through packaged goods marketing, and now being unemployed, I wish to differ with some of the comments made in the article.

Granted, the traditional packaged goods marketing jobs may not be as plentiful as in the mid-80s due to the recession and free trade, but there are still numerous positions out there, especially at a fairly junior level (i