Colombia-bound

Lee Pasackow, business librarian, was the staff lead for the Evening MBA Colloquium to Colombia in March. Along with Professor Ray Hill and 30 students, the group visited companies in Bogota and Medellin for a week. Prior to the trip, students researched the economy, political evolution, economic liberalization, FDI and economic liberalization of the country….

8th Annual Research Challenge

The 8th Annual Research Challenge took place Tuesday. 15 BBAs made recommendations to Ford as to how they could increase their market share in the wake of GM’s recall problems. Read more here.

New Feature in SRDS – Website audience analytics

New Feature in SRDS – Website audience analytics SRDS provides detailed listings and ad rate information for print publications and broadcast channels. In addition it now includes audience analytics and unique visitor (UV) metrics for websites that sell ads. Features include:   20,000+ U.S. websites that sell ads – 4,800+ consumer sites in 80+ standard…

5 More Business Essentials Classes

Attention BBAs! There are 5 more Business Essentials classes being offered this semester. Each class earns Jr. Seminar credit. Complete 4 classes to earn your Business Research Certificate. Register one week in advance on the BBA Portal/Jr. Seminar. Remember, there are always 5 First-Come, First Served spots – just bring your laptop. Monday, 3/24, 5:30…

28% of adults read an e-book in the past year – have you?

According to a recent Pew Internet report, e-reading is on the rise. If you haven’t yet read an entire book on a mobile device and would like to try, the Goizueta Business Library has a Business Kindle lending program. You can check out a pre-loaded Kindle with over 60 business books. Find out more here:

New custom location search option in AtoZdatabases

Choose a custom geographic area to search in AtoZdatabases: Target Company Lists.  AtoZ’s new mapping feature lets you search custom geographic areas in your target state, metro area, or zip code. Many options for customizing your geographic area of interest are available. Choose from: Draw Shape  – draw your own unique shape based on your…

Starting your internship search?

Wetfeet has guides filled with tips for interviewing and successfully getting an internship, as well as succeeding over the summer. If you haven’t used Wetfeet at Goizueta before, create a free registration with your emory.edu email, and then select the “guides” link in the top nav bar.  You can download PDFs of any guides you…

New Features in Hoovers

Hoovers, a database with over 80 million public and private company profiles has added new features: Web Volume and Noteworthy Activity: Graph shows major news events as represented by the volume of news about a company across the last 6 months. On the graph are Management Changes, SEC Filings & News Events plotted against the…