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2017 Back-to-School Reading List

20 Sep 2017

Whether you’re heading back to campus, back to the office or just looking to get back into a routine this fall, the third annual Goldman Sachs Back-to-School Reading List features a collection of books you won’t want to put down.

Reflecting on a Nonprofit’s Impact and Evolution

07 Sep 2017

Valentino Carlotti, global business partner for the Investment Banking and Merchant Banking Divisions at Goldman Sachs, discusses his experiences with the Boys' Club of New York growing up in New York City and now as a member of the nonprofit's executive committee.

Perspectives and Advice from Dermot McDonogh

30 Aug 2017

Dermot McDonogh, chief operating officer in EMEA for Goldman Sachs, has spent over 20 years with the firm in various roles in New York and London. He discusses the firm’s activities in the region and what keeps him going.

Profile: Padideh Raphael, Securities Division, Hong Kong

14 Aug 2017

Padideh Raphael, who is head of Asia Pacific Equity-Derivatives Sales for Goldman Sachs in Hong Kong, discusses her career of 17 years with the firm. A neuroscience undergrad major, Padideh started with the firm in Goldman Sachs Asset Management in institutional marketing before moving to London to join the Securities Division. She talks about becoming a role model, the importance of her family, and her interest in the British monarchy.

The Digital Disruption of Investment Banking

02 Aug 2017

Richard Rivero is the global head of a group of engineers who use quantitative frameworks to advise clients across industries on corporate finance in our Investment Banking Division. Richard shares his views on how data, technology and digital ecosystems are transforming the investment banking business.

Intern Engineering Expo Highlights Latest Technology at Goldman Sachs

01 Aug 2017

Over 300 summer interns participated in the fifth annual Goldman Sachs Engineering Expo recently, where more than 150 of the firm’s engineers showcased various technologies used across the firm and offered hands-on demonstrations and information. The exposition was held at Goldman Sachs’ Jersey City office on June 28th.

Lessons from Lloyd: Advice to Our Summer Interns

26 Jul 2017

Lloyd Blankfein, Chairman and CEO of Goldman Sachs, recently spent time with the firm’s summer interns from around the world talking about his path to Goldman Sachs, offering career advice and discussing what’s next for the firm.

Blockchain: The New Technology of Trust

21 Jul 2017

At its core, a blockchain is a transparent and secure record of transactions. Take an interactive tour of how the technology works and start to envision its potential for redefining the nature of everyday transactions.

In Conversation with our UK Technology Degree Apprentices

13 Jul 2017

Jo Hannaford, head of Goldman Sachs’ Technology Division for EMEA, talks to our class of degree apprentices working in the Technology Division in London, who are approaching their first anniversaries of working at the firm. They discuss their experiences as degree apprentices so far, technology as a degree and career choice, and their views on the future of technology.

Profile: Amanda Rubin, Executive Office

10 Jul 2017

Amanda Rubin, a managing director in our Executive Office and global co-head of Brand and Content Strategy, talks about the role her team plays in helping shape the firm’s narrative and explaining Goldman Sachs’ role in the economy and markets.

Advice from Ron Lee, Investment Management Division

19 Jun 2017

Ron Lee is a partner in our Investment Management Division in Hong Kong and head of Private Wealth Management in Asia Pacific. He shares his thoughts on the private wealth business there and how a career is a “marathon of sprints.”

Inspiring the Next Generation of Technologists by Preserving History

14 Jun 2017

Jo Hannaford, head of our Technology Division for EMEA, is involved with the Bletchley Park Trust in the UK, which works to keep the history of Bletchley Park — where the enigma code was cracked during World War II — as a way of inspiring children in skills like codebreaking and mathematical encryption.

Harnessing Wind to Power the Future Responsibly

12 Jun 2017

As part of Goldman Sachs’ commitment to clean energy, the firm entered into a Power Purchase Agreement with NextEra Energy Resources that will enable the development of a new 68 megawatt wind project in Pennsylvania.

My Week with Women Entrepreneurs in Ghana

05 Jun 2017

Maggie Moore, a vice president in Goldman Sachs Asset Management, recently traveled to Accra, the capital of Ghana, to participate in a week-long leadership program with women entrepreneurs in the region.

Goldman Sachs Hosts Personal Finance Forum for Employees

08 May 2017

Goldman Sachs employees recently participated in the firm’s Personal Finance Forum—a series of events held throughout March and April which provided opportunities to hear from experts about financial services available through the firm. The Forum’s objective was to provide resources to help employees plan for their financial future at every stage of their career.

Enter the ‘10,000 Women’ China Student Challenge

05 May 2017

Students registered at universities in China and due to graduate in 2019 can enter the 2017 competition to help impact the success of businesses in Beijing and in Baoji, Shanxi. Read more about the competition and the two business case challenges. The application deadline is May 21, 2017.

Your Guide to HackerRank Success

04 May 2017

HackerRank, a coding-based technical skills and assessment platform, is one of the many tools used by Goldman Sachs to assess candidates for technology and strats roles. Carly, an associate on the Technology Campus Recruiting team, shares her advice for applicants taking the HackerRank assessment.

Goldman Sachs Professionals Help a Job Readiness Nonprofit

04 May 2017

Last year a group of Goldman Sachs analysts nominated STRIVE International, a New York-based job readiness nonprofit, for funding through the inaugural Analyst Impact Fund competition. Now, they’ve formed a young professionals committee for the organization and are helping with fundraising and other initiatives.

Profile: Suzzanne Yao, Legal Department

01 May 2017

Suzzanne Yao, a managing director in our Legal Department, talks to The Glass Hammer about the importance of mentoring, her involvement in the firm's Firmwide Asian Professionals Network, and her career as a lawyer.

Reaching a Broad Talent Pool

25 Apr 2017

Developing top talent starts with recruiting people with unique backgrounds and perspectives. To reach and evaluate a broader and more diverse applicant pool, we are leveraging technology more than ever. Matt Jahansouz, global head of recruiting, explains how the introduction of on-demand video interviewing enabled the firm to engage with candidates from more schools in 2016.

Our 2016 Environmental, Social and Governance Report

25 Apr 2017

In our 2016 Environmental, Social and Governance Report we highlight our commitment to sustainability and describe our work on behalf of our clients and the communities we seek to serve. As a leading global financial services firm, we are positioned to help address environmental and social challenges and to support opportunities for economic growth.

Goldman Sachs Launches Ongoing Feedback Platform to Employees

21 Apr 2017

Goldman Sachs offers many resources to help our people maximize their potential, extend their skills and contribute to the success of their teams. The firm has introduced “Ongoing Feedback360+”, a new platform designed to encourage ongoing performance feedback conversations between employees and managers. We created a graphic guide to help our people better understand and make the most of the new program platform.

'Goldman Sachs Gives' Launches 2017 Analyst Impact Fund

06 Apr 2017

Goldman Sachs Gives, has launched the 2017 Analyst Impact Fund, a global competition where teams of Goldman Sachs analysts collaborate with peers across the firm to potentially secure a grant to make an impact in the communities where they live and work through a chosen nonprofit.

Q&A with Clare Scherrer, Investment Banking Division

15 Mar 2017

Clare Scherrer, global co-head of the Industrials Group in the Investment Banking Division, talks about how her business has evolved in the digital age, her advice to junior colleagues looking to stand out, and the proudest moments of her career.

Being a Great Place to Work

09 Mar 2017

Edith Cooper, global head of Human Capital Management at Goldman Sachs, reflects on what it means to be a great place to work and why she has stayed at the firm for more than 20 years.

Sally Boyle: Women Supporting Women

07 Mar 2017

Sally Boyle, international head of Human Capital Management at Goldman Sachs, speaks about the importance of female role models in recognition of International Women’s Day.

From Millennials to Market Movers

27 Feb 2017

The second annual Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) Young Professionals and Future Leaders event, hosted at the Goldman Sachs London offices on February 23, explored the economic and social impact of the Millennial generation.

Innovation in Digital Finance

14 Feb 2017

Harit Talwar, head of Digital Finance at Goldman Sachs, discusses the firm’s culture of innovation and our new consumer lending business, Marcus by Goldman Sachs.

Women in India Explore Careers in Financial Services

09 Feb 2017

The second annual Women Emerging in Finance event, recently hosted at the Goldman Sachs Bengaluru office, offered students an opportunity to network with people from across the firm and learn more about careers in financial services.

Q&A with Dane E. Holmes

08 Feb 2017

Dane E. Holmes is the global head of Investor Relations and global head of Pine Street, which provides leadership development for the firm’s partners and select managing directors. He shares his thoughts on what it means to be a partner, the evolving role of Investor Relations and the importance of experience.

Community TeamWorks: Making an Impact in 2016

30 Jan 2017

Through Community TeamWorks, the people of Goldman Sachs contribute their ideas and expertise to drive tangible progress in local communities around the world. In 2016, people from across 48 offices in 21 countries participated in CTW projects.

Ask the Engineer: Craig

26 Jan 2017

Craig, a vice president and Technology Fellow at Goldman Sachs, discusses his career trajectory in technology and why he finds financial services an exciting place to be an engineer.

Apply Now for Our Americas Spring Cornerstone Programs

10 Jan 2017

Are you a college freshman or sophomore interested in exploring a career in financial services? Apply now to our spring cornerstone programs including Women’s Leadership Camp, Pride Summit, Undergraduate Camp, and our virtual Insight Series.

Goldman Sachs Hosts Hour of Code Sessions

20 Dec 2016

Goldman Sachs recently hosted young students for coding events during the global “Hour of Code” in its offices in Salt Lake City, Dallas/Irving, New York and Hong Kong. “Hour of Code”, a grassroots campaign which offers students of all ages the opportunity to complete a one-hour computer science tutorial, partners with corporations, schools and volunteers to provide its services.

The Data Lake

20 Dec 2016

Data has transformed the way we do business. Our engineers have built a custom platform that empowers our employees to effectively manage data. That platform is the Goldman Sachs Data Lake.

Profile: Rana Yared, Securities Division

05 Dec 2016

Rana Yared, a managing director in the Securities Division, speaks with The Glass Hammer about her journey from academia to financial services, the importance of having fun and her advice on how to stand out from the pack.

Ask the Recruiter: Liberal Arts Edition

02 Dec 2016

Erika, a recruiting manager in New York, and Dianne, head of University Relations and recruiting in Salt Lake City, discuss the breadth of career opportunities for liberal arts majors at Goldman Sachs.

Edith Cooper: Saying "Thank You"

23 Nov 2016

In her latest article on LinkedIn, Edith Cooper, Global Head of Human Capital Management at Goldman Sachs, shares what she’s grateful for at work and provides some thoughts on how to thank people on your team.

Goldman Sachs Tech Analysts Drive Innovation Through Seven-Week Program

07 Nov 2016

More than 450 Technology Division analysts spent seven weeks brainstorming and designing systems, applications and software that can become part of the firm’s technology ecosystem at the third annual Gray Wolf program. The program aims to onboard first-year analysts quickly by introducing them to different areas of the firm and presenting them with business technology issues to solve.

2016 Student Art Project in Jersey City

01 Nov 2016

Goldman Sachs recently celebrated its 12th season of the Student Art Project in Jersey City, New Jersey and showcased the artwork of 30 local students. Launched in 2005 with the Jersey City education, arts and nonprofit communities, the Student Art Project is a free arts and education program aimed to introduce students to new artistic mediums, environments, and topical issues within their community.

London Female Networking Event

18 Oct 2016

You are invited to register your interest for a networking event which will be an opportunity to meet like-minded female professionals from across the city in an informal setting. Dr. Nerina Ramlakhan will join us for the evening, speaking on the importance of wellness and resilience.

Seven Tips for a Successful Virtual Interview

17 Oct 2016

Learn how to master the art of interviewing on camera. Thanks to virtual interviewing, both live and recorded, Goldman Sachs is now able to interview more candidates than ever before from every corner of the world.

Meet Our People: Stephen, Executive Office Division

12 Oct 2016

Meet Stephen, an analyst in our Executive Office Division who works in the Environmental Markets Group. Stephen talks about how he became interested in a career working on environmental issues within the private sector and discusses some of his team's recent work.

Meet Our People: Julie Silverman

11 Oct 2016

Julie Silverman, a managing director in our Investment Banking Division, reflects on being out in the workplace and the strength of the LGBT community and their allies at Goldman Sachs.

Profile: Cristina Estrada, Investment Banking Division

04 Oct 2016

Cristina Estrada, the head of derivatives for the Latin America Financing Group in our Investment Banking Division, talks about her career path and recent work on major infrastructure deals in her home country of Colombia. “Pursuing what you are passionate about and chasing your dreams are key to having a successful career,” she says.

2016 Back-to-School Reading List

16 Sep 2016

Whether you’re heading back to campus this year, back to the office or just looking to get back into the swing of things this fall, the Goldman Sachs second annual Back-to-School Reading List features book recommendations for every age and career stage.

The Buzzwords You Need to Know

15 Sep 2016

In a series of short videos, economists and analysts from Goldman Sachs Research explain emerging buzzwords and phrases that are important to know in today's economy.

A Conversation with Marty Chavez

09 Sep 2016

Marty Chavez spoke with interns from around the world and reflected on his background, career path and the impact of technology on the financial industry. The session was part of ‘Explore GS,’ a summer-long speaker series for interns at the firm.

Goldman Sachs Interns on Media, Messaging and Marriage

06 Sep 2016

Before they returned to campus, we asked our global class of summer interns to share their preferences on everything from where they get their news to how they communicate with friends. Their answers touch on some of the most closely watched social and economic trends of today, including home buying, saving and more.

Spotlight on Goldman Sachs Olympians: Annie Panter

18 Aug 2016

Annie Panter works in the firm’s Securities Division. She competed in Field Hockey as a member of the Great Britain Olympic team at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing and the 2012 Olympics in London (Bronze Medal). Here, Annie shares how she got involved in field hockey, what motivated her during training and her experiences being on a team.

Spotlight on Goldman Sachs Olympians: Yoshihide Fukuhara

16 Aug 2016

Yoshihide Fukuharu works as a Shiatsu masseur in the Tokyo fitness center. He competed for Japan in the Blind Marathon and 10,000-Meter Race at the 2004 Paralympic Games in Athens. Here, Yoshihide shares the training required to compete in the Paralympics and overcoming challenges and setbacks.

Meet Our People: Linet

15 Aug 2016

Linet, an associate in our Securities Division, is a strat in Goldman Sachs Electronic Trading. She works on analysis and writing code to provide best execution services to clients.

Spotlight on Goldman Sachs Olympians: David Fox

12 Aug 2016

David Fox works in the firm’s Investment Management Division as the region head for Private Wealth Management in the Southwest and head of the offices in Dallas and Houston. He competed for the United States in Swimming (Men’s Freestyle, 4x100-meter Freestyle Relay (Gold Medal) and 50-meter Freestyle) as a member of the United States Olympic team at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta. Here, David shares how his experience in swimming prepared him for a career in business and overcoming setbacks.

Spotlight on Goldman Sachs Olympians: Rob Williams

11 Aug 2016

Rob Williams works in the firm’s Securities Division in London. He competed for Great Britain in Rowing at the 2012 Olympics (Men’s Lightweight Four, Silver Medal). Here, Rob shares how he got involved in rowing, maintaining motivation while training and overcoming a serious back injury.

Spotlight on Goldman Sachs Olympians: Garry Herbert

11 Aug 2016

Garry Herbert works in the firm’s Investment Management Division in London. He competed for Great Britain in Rowing (Coxed Pair - Gold Medal) at the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona. Here, he shared how he got involved in rowing, his journey to the Olympics and what he learned from competing that has translated to his business experience.

Spotlight on Goldman Sachs Olympians: Mark Bellofiore

10 Aug 2016

Mark Bellofiore works in the firm’s Investment Banking Division in Sydney. He competed for Australia in Canoe / Kayak Slalom at the Olympics in Athens (2004) and Beijing (2008). Here, Mark highlights how he got involved in canoeing, the dynamics of competing on a team and balancing work and sport.

New Series: Spotlight on Goldman Sachs Olympians

05 Aug 2016

As nations around the world unite to compete for the top spot in the Rio 2016 Olympics, we are celebrating Olympic athletes across Goldman Sachs in a new Q&A series. Seven employees will share their journeys, memories and stories from the games and how the experience has shaped their perspectives today.

Article: Fordham Law Launches Alumni Attorneys of Color Affinity Group

02 Aug 2016

Anilu Vazquez-Ubarri, chief diversity officer and global head of Talent Development at Goldman Sachs, and an alumna of Fordham University School of Law, shares insights on the launch of the Alumni Attorneys of Color affinity group at the school. The group aims to encourage connectivity and inclusion among Fordham Law community members and alumni.

Advice from Chad Levant, Internal Audit

28 Jul 2016

Chad Levant, a managing director in Internal Audit and the co-chair of the Finance Hispanic/Latino Network at Goldman Sachs, shares five pieces of advice that he would give his younger self.

Ask the Former Interns - Networking

20 Jul 2016

Networking is an integral part of developing a meaningful and fulfilling career. Hear five former Goldman Sachs interns reflect on how to build a lasting network in the fifth edition of our intern advice series.

What If I Told You...

05 Jul 2016

In a special series, Goldman Sachs Research explores emerging trends poised to fundamentally change how we live and work. From disruptive technologies to paradigm-altering social developments, our analysts offer the stories that could be tomorrow’s front page news.

Euro 2016

08 Jun 2016

Goldman Sachs Research introduces a statistical model for predicting the outcome of the upcoming 2016 European Football Championship to be held in France.

Ask the Engineer: Matthew

03 Jun 2016

Matt Papas, a managing director at Goldman Sachs, oversees a team that utilizes a broad range of languages and platforms to build technology across the firm’s equities business. He shares his experience in the LGBT community and why it’s important to bring one’s whole self to work.

Artisanal Appeal: The Rise of Craft

16 May 2016

Craft products are rapidly gaining share across retail categories and forcing established brands to adapt. Goldman Sachs Research’s Judy Hong explains what’s behind the trend and how it’s playing out in spirits and beer.

Drones - Flying into the Mainstream

09 May 2016

Having already made the leap from military to consumer use, drones are headed for industries from construction to cinematography to law enforcement. Goldman Sachs Research’s Noah Poponak explains the $100 billion market opportunity ahead.

Goldman Sachs' 2015 Annual Report and Letter to Shareholders

12 Apr 2016

In our annual letter to shareholders, Lloyd Blankfein, chairman and CEO of Goldman Sachs, and Gary Cohn, president and COO, reflect upon 2015 and the forward outlook across our diverse businesses, what we are focused on and why we are optimistic about the longer term.

Lloyd Blankfein and Gary Cohn Host Veterans Leadership Roundtables

31 Mar 2016

Lloyd Blankfein, chairman and CEO of Goldman Sachs, and Gary Cohn, president and COO, spoke separately with military members transitioning to the civilian workforce during this year’s Veterans Integration Program orientation. The topics discussed during the two sessions ranged from career development to the impact of technology on our business.

Apply Now: Goldman Sachs Undergraduate Camp

29 Mar 2016

Through interactive sessions designed to teach, challenge and inspire, black, Hispanic/Latino and Native American college students will explore the different career paths at the firm and build meaningful relationships.

Student Art Project in Jersey City

24 Mar 2016

In 2015, Goldman Sachs celebrated its 11th season of the Student Art Project in Jersey City, New Jersey, encouraging local students to think critically about environmental and social issues, and to express themselves through creative works.

Ask the Warsaw Recruiters

16 Mar 2016

Meet Goldman Sachs recruiters Rick and Liza, co-leads of the firm’s operations and technology recruiting strategy in Warsaw, and learn more about opportunities in this rapidly growing office.

Investing in Women of the Future

29 Feb 2016

Goldman Sachs welcomed 165 final year A-Level students (high school seniors) to the firm’s London office on February 15 and 19, for a one-day program offering experiential learning, mentorship and university readiness.

Goldman Sachs Tops Ideal Employer Rankings

17 Feb 2016

Edith Cooper, global head of Human Capital Management, discusses how Goldman Sachs recruits, retains and rewards our people – contributing to what makes Goldman Sachs the #1 company financial services professionals want to work for, according to the 2016 eFinancialCareers “Ideal Employer” rankings.

How I Reset: Goldman Sachs Leaders Share Their Routines

15 Jan 2016

The New Year presents an opportunity to pause, reflect and reset. With this in mind, senior Goldman Sachs leaders across the firm and the globe shared their responses to the same prompt: “Whether it might be a favorite book, a fitness regime, a person you turn to for advice or perhaps a mental practice of reflecting – how do you reset?”

Why Hire a Veteran?

09 Jan 2016

Goldman Sachs cofounded Veterans on Wall Street (VOWS), an initiative that helps former and current military personnel discover career opportunities in finance. On November 10, 2015 Goldman Sachs hosted the fifth annual VOWS Symposium and Hiring Fair. We asked the previous year’s attendees to share some of the special traits veterans can bring to the workplace.

'America Needs You' Launches Fellowship Program in Chicago

04 Jun 2015

America Needs You—an organization founded by an alumnus of Goldman Sachs—helps low-income, high-achieving, first-generation college students reach graduation and move on to successful careers. Trier Bryant, Goldman Sachs' vice president for Americas diversity recruiting, talks to the Chicago Tribune about America Needs You’s important work.

Supporting Apprenticeships in London

02 Mar 2015

In October 2012, Goldman Sachs was the first business to support Ladder for London, the London Evening Standard’s campaign to help unemployed young adults into apprenticeships.

Meet Our People: Vidya

15 Oct 2012

“Over the years, mentoring has helped me better understand the culture of the firm and provided me with role models of people who have done well,” says Vidya, who works in our Securities Division in Bengaluru.

Meet Our People: Raagini

18 JAN 2012

Raagini, an analyst in our technology division who is based in Bengaluru, talks about joining Goldman Sachs directly from college.

Goldman Sachs University

Aug 2011

We invest in the education and development of our people at every stage of their careers. Learn more about Goldman Sachs University.

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