If you are a budding young professional ages 16-25 looking for an informative, unique take on the search for your dream career, look no further. Not only does The Bigs offer important advice towards jumpstarting your professional life, but it also entertains you through its humor, honesty, and relatable stories. By retelling the amazing tales from his career, Mr. Carpenter does a fantastic job in making the uncertainties of post-college work a little less ominous. His work as a bond salesman on Wall Street, CEO of a small financial firm, and owner of a rowdy New York City bar provide valuable insights on working hard while still having fun with your job. So if you're a high school senior planning your educational and professional path, or a recent college graduate deciding between grad school or exploring the job market, I highly recommend picking Ben Carpenter's brain by reading this book.