GBL Shorts: Minute Interview with Jane Hershman (Assistant Dean & Executive Director)

Welcome to our series: GBL Shorts – Minute Interviews! We asked folks in the GBS Community to answer one very important question: “What is your favorite business book and why?”  Jane Hershman, Assistant Dean & Executive Director of the BBA Career Management Center, discusses a book that teaches readers tips and tricks for successfully negotiating….

This Day in Business History: Starbucks opens its first doors in Seattle

March 30, 1971: Well before Howard Schultz walked into the picture, a small coffee shop with a name inspired by Moby Dick opened its doors in Seattle’s Pike Place Market for the first time. What started as a humble coffee shop has boomed since then into a monolithic organization which leads the industry. Today, it…

Suez Canal Page: New in Eikon

    Given the ongoing blockage of the Suez Canal and related supply chain interruptions, Thomson Reuters Eikon has launched a dedicated Suez Canal page, with data compiled from their Oil and Shipping Research teams. This page will take you behind the news headlines for a more in-depth analysis of the global impact. This includes…

NEW! Multicultural Segment Added to Mintel

The Goizueta Business Library has recently added Multicultural consumer market research reports to the Mintel database. To view all of this content, click on Demographics below the banner and check the box for Multicultural.  All of Mintel’s in-depth market research reports, analyst insights, and news for this consumer segment will display. Mintel’s Multicultural reports provide timely insights about this segment, including: Understanding…

Business Research Database Blog Series: S&P NetAdvantage

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.   Standard & Poor’s (S&P) NetAdvantage What You Will Find Standard & Poor’s NetAdvantage is a robust tool for exploring companies and industries. You…

GBL Shorts: Minute Interview with Professor Kevin Crowley (Senior Lecturer, Finance)

Welcome to our series: GBL Shorts – Minute Interviews! We asked folks in the GBS Community to answer one very important question: “What is your favorite business book and why?”  Professor Kevin Crowley, Senior Lecturer of Finance, highlights an historical business title with implications far beyond the time period in which it was published. Take…

This Day in Business History: Word’s First Internet Domain Is Registered

March 15, 1985:  The world’s first internet domain name, symbolics.com, was registered by the Symbolics Computer Corporation of Massachusetts. The international private non-profit Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers  was created in 1998 to maintain domain name coordination; there are now  over 1 billion domains in existence.      Signposts in cyberspace the Domain…

Business Research Database Blog Series: Richard K. Miller Market Research Handbooks (RKMA) 

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. Richard K. Miller Market Research Handbooks (RKMA) What You Will Find RKMA handbooks contain industry data, top company rankings, consumer trends, and other insights and…

This Day in Business History: Pan Am Airways Takes Flight

March 14, 1927: Initially designed to be just an air mail and passenger service operation between Key West, Florida and Havana, Cuba, Pan Am grew to be one of the most influential and innovative airline companies of the twentieth century. Within the same year of its launch as a mail carrier, the company was selected…

Business Research Database Blog Series: Uniworld

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. Uniworld What You Will Find Uniworld’s multinational company directory lets you create custom lists of domestic and international firms in over 200 countries and…