Business & Entrepreneurship

Careers in business are aimed at creating, managing, and growing enterprises — involving areas such as marketing, finance, operations, strategic planning, and innovation — with the goal of achieving business success, driving economic growth, and delivering value to customers and stakeholders in a competitive market environment.

Entrepreneurship refers to the pursuit of creating and managing innovative ventures, turning ideas into viable businesses, and embracing the challenges and rewards of being a proactive and visionary leader in the world of business.

Pictured above: Daniel Nguyen ’01 studied International Business. Read about Daniel’s winding career path to become a business owner.

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Invest in Yourself: Top Investment Banking Simulations to Sharpen Your Edge in 2024

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Career Resources

Alumni Connections

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  • Academic Peer Advisor University of Puget Sound
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  • Photographer Self-employed
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  • Home Care Aide First Choice In-Home Care, Inc.
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  • Business Owner Elijah Grinstead L.L.C.
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