Access options for JMP, Palisade and other specialty software

GBS students have two options for accessing JMP:  Remote access via Apporto, GBS’ new Virtual Desktop for students.  Just login to gbsemory.apporto.com (see detailed instructions below).  Download to your own computer.  Go to software.emory.edu/express/, locate JMP and download.  Note, there is no download option for Palisade.   Accessing software via the Apporto Virtual Desktop: Within your…

Merriam-Webster Dictionary Business Words of the Year: 1979-1988

As we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Goizueta Business School, the business librarians thought it might be fun to explore the evolution of business terminology between 1919 and 2019. So each month we will post a blog identifying business words and concepts that were captured in the Merriam-Webster Dictionary for the decades that GBS has…

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…

Come and Get It: Atlanta-Fulton Public Library Card on September 23!

As a student, you can access a wealth of resources right from Emory Libraries, but did you know that you can get even broader access when you join the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library system? On September 23, you can do this from the comfort of campus by stopping by the Pop-up Public Library Card Drive on Monday,…

Have a Tallboy with Merriam-Webster

Have you been following our Merriam Webster business words of the decade in honor of Goizueta’s Centennial?  Merriam Webster just released some the new words for 2019!  These are more food and drink related than business speak, and provide some interesting insight into new words and new uses for old words.   Read more in the…

Sports Fan Market Research

We’ve added new resources for researching sports fans and their behavior!  The MRI-Simmons Sports Fan Study includes demographic and psychographic insights and includes league and team specific data.  It also covers consumer attitude towards sports sponsorship and fan spending across over 700 product categories. Esports, traditional sports and sports betting are all covered.   For additional…

Did You Know?: Digitized Yearbooks in the Emory University Archives

If you’re wondering where we get the awesome historical Goizueta photos used to illustrate our Centennial blog posts, they were found in yearbooks digitized by the Rose Library! Not only can you find Goizueta yearbooks from decades past (all the way back to 1919 when the business school was founded!), but you can uncover interesting…

Must-Have Apps for Goizueta Business Students

Did you know that as a Goizueta business student, you have free subscriptions (including mobile apps access), to news, e-books, audiobooks, and much more through the library? Be sure to download these 8 apps onto your phone or tablet to stay informed and make the most of your Goizueta experience. (Note: Goizueta faculty and staff…

4 Things to Remember about Accessing Harvard Business Review through GBL

4 Things to Remember about Accessing Harvard Business Review through GBL I’m making an educated guess here, but “Do we have access to HBR?” has to be the most frequently asked question at GBL. The answer is “Yes, but…” and that’s when things get confusing. Here’s everything you need to know about your access to…