'I have the best job in America!'

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Max Dufour, 33, Boston
Max Dufour, 33, Boston
The job: Management Consultant
Best Jobs rank: 3
Works at: SunGard, principal in consulting services

Why he loves his job: "What I love most is the freedom and the entrepreneurial aspect. I create solutions, meet with clients, and define what we're selling. I interact with very senior people CTOs, CIOs, and chief compliance officers. It's a very interesting part of the job."

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Last updated October 11 2010: 11:02 AM ET

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