Develop and manage banking book of business.
A great day would be a very busy day of handling customer issues, following up on sales opportunities pending in our pipeline, closing sales, and prospecting for new bank opportunities.
You need to be a people person. Being able to hold a professional conversation with a business owner or high net worth client are essential for success in this business. You also need to be a GREAT time manager. You need to schedule your day and follow that schedule to a "T" to ensure that you are accomplishing your goals.
Here's the first step for college students
If you are interested in economics/banking I would definitely suggest your first step being to take some Economics and Business Management classes. This will provide you with a great foundation from which to start. Taking on an internship would also be very useful as this will provide you with the real life experience that is necessary to succeed in this business.
"You are not a good fit for our culture or we are looking for people with more experience."