Finance

Explore career opportunities in the Finance industry!

This page and the associated resources are a starting point for exploring Finance careers and developing the skills commonly needed for roles within the field.

Want to Be Career Ready? Try Things Out!

There are MANY ways to build skills and experience outside of the classroom

Whether through Lundquist Career Fundamentals in your classes or during a Career Advising appointment, you may have heard us say “Try stuff” as you think about your …

By Pauline Thaler (she/her)
Pauline Thaler (she/her) Career Advisor
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Breathe… You Don’t Have to Have It All Figured Out

You might feel like everyone around you has it all figured out – the perfect major, the dream internship, they know exactly what career they want after they graduate… Spoiler alert: they don’t. No one has it all figured out. And …

By Gene Rhee
Gene Rhee Executive Director
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Deep-Dive: Starbucks Coffee Company

There’s a food and beverage company founded in the Northwest that you might have heard of – Starbucks Coffee Company. With nearly 400,000 employees worldwide and an annual revenue of $36 billion dollars, it would be hard to miss them!

During …

By Keith Dussell
Keith Dussell Associate Director, Industry Engagement
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Following Up is Crucial to Building Professional Connections

Next Steps: Following Up After Networking Events or Informational Interviews

At Mohr Career Services, many students ask us how to follow up after meeting with a professional at a networking event or conducting an initial conversation (informational interview). And, let’s …

By Pauline Thaler (she/her)
Pauline Thaler (she/her) Career Advisor
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Alumni Stories

Meet Benny Johnston, ‘20

As a current junior at the Lundquist College of Business, I have heard many times that networking and outreach are some of the most important steps to success in the business world. Recently, I interviewed UO …

By Gabe
Gabe Career Peer Educator
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  • United States, MI
  • President and Chief Executive Officer ZI (Zorya, Inc.)
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  • London, UK
  • Director, EMEA MTI - Mobile Technologies Inc.
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  • Portland, OR
  • Relationship Manager, Affordable Housing Umpqua Bank
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  • Eugene, OR
  • Partner & CMO Revolution Design Group
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  • Portland, OR
  • Owner McDonald Jacobs
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  • CEO Upward Technology
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Qlik Sense Essential Training

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Excel for Corporate Finance Professionals (2018)

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Discover how to use Microsoft Excel for the bread-and-butter tasks required by corporate finance and financial planning and analysis (FP&A)…

Cleaning, Transforming and Prepping Your Data With Tableau Prep

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Hands-On Data Science: 2 Sales Dashboard with Tableau

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Contact & Location

Phone
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Address

Mohr Career Services
155 Lillis
Lundquist College of Business
1208 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-1208

Career Service Hours

Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm
Drop-in advising hours
Monday -Friday, 10am-4pm
155 Lillis (off the Lillis atrium)