Research confirms that success of the less wealthy relies on effort and not on family contacts and education
This is one of those dangerous bits of research that reinforces all your prior assumptions. But with wave three surging, we all deserve a pick-me-up from knowing we were right all along.
Loads of research shows it’s easier to get on in life if you come from a rich family. You often get a better education, contacts and a sense that career success is the norm for you. Those born with fewer advantages have to rely on talent and effort instead.