Search GoinGlobal to identify firms who have sponsored H1Bs

GoinGlobal enables you to search for companies that have applied to sponsor H1B visas in the last 10+ years based on data from the US Department of Labor, and download up to 200 firms from your search.  It also provides career guides for countries and cities you may be considering. GoinGlobal also includes the wage Read More …

Career Research Tip: Business Source Complete for Industry Trends

Ebsco’s Business Source Complete (BSC) includes thousands of business magazines and journals, focused on areas such as marketing, management, operations, finance, accounting, and more. These sources will help you gain historical and forward-looking company, industry and market insights, which are valuable when conducting credible and competitive career and job research. By keeping informed about industry Read More …

Career Research Tip: Build Target Lists with AtoZdatabases

AtoZdatabases: Target Company Lists enables you to build custom searches from millions of U.S. business records using criteria including geography, industry, revenue, employee count and then download results in Excel. For career research, it’s generally best to select the 65 million businesses and executives, and choose “get started.” A unique feature in AtoZ is the Read More …

Can I find my class textbooks in the library’s collection?

The cost of annually purchasing updated editions of textbooks is prohibitive and would divert dollars from licensing new databases and other important resources.  Emory Library’s Affordable Textbook and Teaching Materials Initiative includes more information for both students and faculty, including the Course Reserves FLIP Lending Library. For BBAs: the BBA Book Fund offers financial support for course materials; reach out Read More …

Career Research Tip: Foundation Directory for Researching Grantmakers

Foundation Directory  helps answer the question “Who is giving money to non-profits, and how much?” It does this by providing information on U.S. grantmakers and their philanthropic activities. Search by companies, grantmakers, grants and 990 filings.  Foundation Directory includes descriptions of more than 100,000 Community Foundations, Corporate Giving Programs, Operating Foundations, Private Grantmaking Foundations (independent Read More …

Sports Market Analytics Database: Source for Sports Fan Brand Studies

Since 2017, SBRnet, publisher of the Sports Market Analytics Database, has been conducting its proprietary consumer sports fan study twice yearly. These consumer surveys are conducted online among a representative panel of U.S. consumers ages 13 or older. Each respondent reports on their sports fan behaviors across specific professional and college sports during the previous Read More …

Career Research Tip: Technical training with O’Reilly’s videos, ebooks, audiobooks and case studies

O’Reilly (formerly Safari) has several career focused ebooks including The Infographic Resume, The Google Resume, What to Say in Every Job Interview, Outstanding Business English, and more.   O’Reilly also includes career exploration resources such as Cracking the Tech Career and a wide range of technical topics including data visualization, mobile and web development and design, Read More …

Career Research Tip: Pitchbook for Company Lists and Industry Research

Pitchbook covers startups, VC and PE-backed companies, as well as mature private and public firms, investors, buyers, and funds.  You can research and target firms by industry or vertical, as well as financing history. PitchBook’s competitors lists are great for identifying both large and small competitors to firms – great for target company lists when contemplating Read More …

FactSet Adds More Robust ESG Data to Its Academic Platform

FactSet has add a rolling one year plus year-to-date ESG data to its academic platform. The source of the data is Truvalue Labs, a FactSet Company, which applies AI to quantify Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) data found in over 100,000 unstructured text sources including news, trade journals, NGO, and industry reports. The ESG Ranks Read More …

Why doesn’t the business library have IBISWorld?

Why doesn’t the business library have IBISWorld? I keep coming across it when I am researching for class projects and the company I interned at had it. I know that some of my friends who are attending other MBA programs have access to it as well. It would be great if the library could get Read More …