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A company's Annual Report is a good source of information about a company. Almost all public companies make these available on their websites, generally in their Investor Information section. Private companies are more difficult to find information on – search Business News for anything published about the company. Databases listed here allow you to make lists of companies based on various criteria (eg. By industry and geography, by size, by ownership, etc.). Others provide investment analysts’ reports and/or annual reports for companies.
Best for creating lists of US companies based on geography, industry, and size.
Includes over 13 million U.S. companies. Provides searching and sorting features by industry, geographic location, company employee size, company name, sales size, etc. Also includes residential addresses for 120 million U.S. households.
Provides financial information and Analyst reports on U.S.and international companies. The database consists of the following components: U.S. and International Company Data, Archives, Annual Reports, Factsheets Plus, Factsheets Express, Institutional Holdings, Insider Trades, Expanded Long-Term Debt, Equity Portraits, and Corporate Bond Portraits. For analyst reports, use the Investext tab.
Provides financial information on U.S.and international companies. The database consists of the following components: U.S. and International Company Data, Archives, Annual Reports, Factsheets Plus, Factsheets Express, Institutional Holdings, Insider Trades, Expanded Long-Term Debt, Equity Portraits, and Corporate Bond Portraits.
This is the best source for breaking worldwide company and industry news, major market trends and ramifications of political manoeuvers. All major business, regional and national news sources worldwide, plus general business magazines, specific industry and business association magazines are available to read. Especially useful for news of newly emerging industries and small private companies.
Includes the exclusive combination of The Wall Street Journal (1979-present), the Financial Times, Dow Jones and Reuters newswires and the Associated Press, as well as Reuters Fundamentals, and Bureau van Dijk company profiles.
Standard & Poor's. Industry Surveys section has detailed industry profiles for the 50 largest US industries with a section on how to analyze a company in each particular industry and comparisons of top companies in the industry. Industry glossary as well as sources of information on the industry are also provided.
Provides proprietary reports about companies and industries, including industry and company profiles, stock, bond, and mutual fund analysis, and economic forecasts. Regularly updated publications include S and P's Industry Surveys, The Outlook, Credit Week, and directories of private companies, executives, and security dealers.
Call Number: HF5549.5.I6 P67 2009 Main Gardner Stacks
Publication Date: 2013
And Answers That Win the Job! Nothing is more crucial to landing your dream job than a stellar performance in the all-important interview, that nerve-wracking final step to every job search. Extensively updated and revised for today's highly competitive employment market, this compact, concise handbook will prepare you for the most challenging and frequently asked questions you can expect to encounter. Following each question is a list of savvy, can't-miss sample answers, which can be easily modified to reflect your own experience level, skills, and qualifications.
Call Number: Main (Gardner) Stacks HD69.C6 C43 2012
Publication Date: 2012-04-01
In Case Interview Secrets, you'll discover step-by-step instructions on how to dominate what many consider to be the most complex, most difficult, and most intimidating corporate job interview in the world the infamous case interview. Victor Cheng, a former McKinsey management consultant, reveals his proven, insider's method for acing the case interview.
From the Lens of Color identifies and delineates a methodology for effectively positioning and/or repositioning oneself in today's global job market that moves significantly beyond strategies associated with simply developing a resume, cover letter or business plan.
Call Number: HF5382.7 .B64 2013 Main Gardner Stacks
Publication Date: 2015-08-11
What Color Is Your Parachute? is the world's most popular job-hunting guide, revised and updated annually, with more than ten million copies sold. This 2016 edition features the latest studies and perspectives on today's job-market, including proven strategies for finding jobs even when everyone tells you there are none. Career expert Richard N. Bolles reveals surprising advice on what works--and what doesn't--so you can focus your efforts on tactics that yield results. This helpful manual shares proven tips for writing impressive resumes and cover letters, as well as guidance for effective networking, confident interviewing, and the best salary negotiating possible. But it goes beyond that by helping you to zero in on your ideal job--and life--with its classic Flower Exercise. Whether you're searching for your first job, were recently laid off, or are dreaming of a career change, What Color Is Your Parachute? will guide you toward fulfilling and prosperous work.