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Spring Break:  Lillis will be closed, but we have virtual appointments available through Handshake.

Management & General Business

Explore career opportunities in business!

This guide is a starting point for exploring business careers and developing the skills commonly needed for related roles.

Students pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a focus on General Business are developing a broad foundation in a variety of business areas. General business careers can include sales, management, human resources, operations, retail, marketing, project management, executive leadership, fundraising, and so much more. See below to learn more about possible career avenues.

Explore and Research Business Careers

Business professionals are needed in a variety of companies and industries. Here we detail those as well as provide examples of internships and entry level jobs, and review common skills needed to excel in a career in business.

Make Connections

Connecting with, and learning from, alumni or professionals working in business will serve you well in your search. Here we detail how to engage in informational interviews and suggest clubs and organizations you can join to build your network.

Gain Experience and Develop Skills

Although you will develop many skills inside the classroom, getting involved and gaining experience will allow you to test them out, improve your abilities, and give you concrete examples to share with future employers.

Investment Banking Curious? Panel and Insider Tips

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to meet with Oregon Alumni
When: Friday April 7, 2023, 1:00pm – 3:15pm Where: Lillis 211

Interested in a career in investment banking? Join the UO Investment Group and Mohr Career Services for an event …

By Josh Pritchett
Josh Pritchett Client Services Manager
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Underrepresented students can find community & professional development opportunities in the DucksRISE program

Through DucksRISE, the UO provides inclusive and structured support to help our students gain professional experiences, develop job seeking skills, and leverage the UO community for networking opportunities. Applications for the Spring 23 cohort are open now!

By Sara Mason
Sara Mason Assistant Director, Industry and Alumni Engagement
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Paid Internship Opportunity in Nonprofit Housing & Community Development in Eugene and Sherwood, OR

CCRH’s internship program gives high priority to recent college graduates and students entering their last year of undergraduate studies at four-year universities so that upon graduating from college, they may be able to be employed in entry-level professional positions in the field. We …

By Josh Pritchett
Josh Pritchett Client Services Manager
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Grow your Value in Networking

Networking is like a bank account. You’ve got to grow your equity and make multiple deposits in an account before you can make a withdrawal. By building an authentic connection with an alumni or a professional over time, you position …

By Laura von Stockhausen
Laura von Stockhausen Career Advisor
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Recruiter Tips: Be Experienced, Be Strategic, Be Real

While connecting with recruiters on campus, on site, and on the Zooms, Mohr Career Services Career Connections team works hard to promote you, your talent, and support BizDucks in landing internships and jobs. We also seek to gather insights and …

By Sara Mason
Sara Mason Assistant Director, Industry and Alumni Engagement
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Career Resources

Find Alumni

Connect with alumni in your industry via the Lundquist Connect community.

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  • President, Founder & CEO ZI (Zorya, Inc.)
  • London, UK
  • Director, EMEA MTI - Mobile Technologies Inc.
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  • Sr. Product Marketing Manager Nutanix
  • Orlando, FL
  • Growth Consultant Bostic Consulting
  • Portland, OR
  • CEO Upward Technology
  • Portland, OR
  • CIO/CHRO Neil Kelly Company
  • Eugene, OR
  • Financial Advisor Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.

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Contact & Location


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

Career Service Hours

M 9am - 5pm
T 9am - 5pm
W 9am - 5pm
TH 9am - 5pm
F 9am - 5pm
Drop-in advising hours
Monday -Friday, 10am-4pm
155 Lillis (off the Lillis atrium)