Welcome! Use this guide to help you with your MGMT100 research on a company.
These databases will help you find quality information on your topic.
Full-text database, particularly good for news, legal research, and information on companies and countries. Use the company search box on the top right of the search screen.
Click here for a tutorial on LexisNexis Academic Business Searching. (The video is dated but the concepts still apply).
Articles from over 1,000 business periodicals. Also includes brief company profiles SWOT analysis.
*DEFINITION of 'SWOT Analysis' A tool that identifies the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats of an organization. Specifically, SWOT is a basic, straightforward model that assesses what an organization can and cannot do as well as its potential opportunities and threats. (via www.investopedia.com/terms/s/swot.asp)
Articles from more than 80 regional business publications covering all parts of the United States.
This is a good place to look up specific terminology relating to business and finance. For example the Dictionary of Finance and Investment Terms contains terms like Activist Investor, proxy fight, takeover, and much more.
Ethics and Social Responsibility