How to Get a Job at Goldman Sachs From a Non-Ivy League School in 8 Steps

Paul FennerLife Transitions

Although this Business Insider piece is focused on getting a position at an investment bank, I think that these steps could apply to any field no matter what college or university you may have attended.

  • Send resumes early
  • And send resumes often
  • Make Excel your best friend
  • Treat the application process as a part-time job

This is one topic that we will touch on often in 2015 which centers on investing in yourself.  While having the right savings plan will put you on the fast track for helping to achieve your financial and life goals, your biggest asset will be your career and the income you generate from it.  Never leave your job search to chance as this could be the driving force that helps set you up for long-term success.