This Day in Business History: Happy Birthday, Jim Henson!

September 24, 1936: Jim Henson, creator of the Muppets, was born in Greenville, Mississippi. His passion for puppets started in high school, and he would go on to create lovable characters such as Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Bert & Ernie, and Oscar the Grouch. His organizations The Jim Henson Company and the Jim Henson…

Business Research Database Blog Series: Credo Reference Unlimited

The Emory community has access to a wealth of business research databases. This series highlights many of these great resources, including content and the best applications for classes and career prep.  What You Will Find Credo Reference Unlimited is a subject specific online reference library that aggregates resources such as dictionaries, encyclopedias, reference books, thesauri,…

Downloading & Using Pitchbook’s Excel Plugin

With PitchBook’s Excel Plugin for Windows, Office 365 and Mac, harness the depth of PitchBook’s global public and private market data to streamline your workflow, create and update financial models quickly and catalyze confident investment decisions. NOTE: Pitchbook’s academic license limitations apply when downloading private data; users are limited to export a maximum of 10…

GBL Leadership Interview: Wes Longhofer & Omar Rodríguez-Vilá

GBL was thrilled to have the opportunity to sit down with Professors Wes Longhofer and Omar Rodríguez-Vilá to reflect on their time as professors and leaders of the Goizueta Business & Society Institute. Watch the video to learn more about the path that led them into these roles, how they stay motivated to continue their…

Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning: Keeping Up and Staying Ahead 

Information about AI and ML is everywhere, and understanding and keeping up with developments can be overwhelming. Following are some resources to help you focus in on impact and implications for the global business landscape. eBooks The Goizueta Business Library is actively purchasing ebooks on these topics; this curated list of titles includes several recommendations…

This Day in Business History: Netflix Founded

August 29 1997: Netflix was founded in Los Gatos, CA. They mailed DVDs in little red envelopes, with a huge collection of movies and tv shows to choose from.  Ten years later, in 2007, Netflix started offering subscribers the option to stream movies online.  Sources: 6 Famous Companies That Launched in Summer (so Don’t Take Time…

GBS Community: Register for access to the Business Journals and Books of Lists

The Business Journals and Books of Lists include daily business news, weekly digital business journals from 40+ U.S. cities, and the annual Book of Lists’ company rankings for large public and private firms, A+ employers, diversity and inclusion award winners, and leading firms in a variety of industries. Access for Goizueta students and alumni is…

Welcome to the BBA Class of 2024!

Welcome to Emory University and the Goizueta Business School! The business librarians had a blast getting to know you all and sharing a little more about library resources and services during BBA Orientation at Camp Twin Lakes. We hope you enjoyed getting to know your fellow students and having a great time singing karaoke, learning about…