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Robert W. Baird & Co.

What makes it so great?
No Wall Street blues here. Investment adviser continued to hire throughout 2008 and 2009, screening applicants via rigorous interviews to ensure that they passed the firm's "no asshole" rule.

Headquarters: 777 E. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202

2008 revenue ($ millions): 680

Career website: Robert W. Baird & Co. Careers