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Mob Boss

Odds of Getting In

As we said before, it's pretty difficult to apply for a job as a crew member in the mob. It's even less likely that dropping off a résumé at the local "flower shop" will get you the job. Just about all bosses, underbosses, capos, and soldiers either had fathers and grandfathers who were in the business or were close family friends of someone who was.

If you're one of these legacy mobsters, you'll have to try your luck by starting out doing small errands like acting as a lookout or running notes between mafiosos. It'll be like middle school all over again, only if you act up, your teachers will have you whacked.