Banking is one of the fastest growing sectors with lots of scope for employment. While recent mergers between banks mean a lesser number of manager level jobs, entry level banking jobs keep opening up. The salary is good and if you are ready to take on the responsibilities that they come with, here is how you can get started.
Get a College Degree.
Some openings in entry level banking jobs might need specialized degrees. However, mostly a good college degree coupled with good math skills, people skills, a friendly nature and computer skills will more than suffice.
Get an Impressive Background
Make it clear that you are a worthy candidate and should be considered. For this all you need to do is have good credits, zero criminal record, a few good references and some work experience. Prior customer service and sales experiences will go a long way to earn you a brownie point.