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Financial Calculators

 

Databases

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The Surprising Science of Meetings

Five Stars: The Communication Secrets to Get From Good to Great

1001 Business Letters for All Occasions

The Business Book

The Titanic Effect

The Strategy of Execution: a Five Step Guide for Turning Vision into Action

Secret Sauce: how to pack your messages with persuasive punch

Burn the Business Plan

Financial Lexicon

Search Our Catalog

Whether you're interested in reading the biography of your business icons or the science behind good meetings, we've got something for you at the Library! Just search the catalog!

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NAICS and SIC

Do you know the NAICS and SIC codes for the industry you are researching? 

Federal statistical agencies use these codes to classify business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing, and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. business economy..  NAICS (North American Industry Classification System) codes were adopted in 1997 to replace the old Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) system.  Many research resources, such as databases, utilize NAICS and/or SIC codes. So if you wanted to search for information about the Logging industry, for instance, you might use the NAIC 11331

Find NAICS and SIC codes for a specific industry at the

Listen and Learn

Business Wars, hosted by David Brown, gives you the stories behind competing businesses - Netflix vs. HBO. Nike vs. Adidas. Business is war. Sometimes the prize is your wallet or your attention. Sometimes, it’s just the fun of beating the other guy. The outcome of these battles shapes what we buy and how we live. Listen on Apple Podcasts or Wondery

NPR's Planet Money: The economy explained. Imagine you could call up a friend and say, "Meet me at the bar and tell me what's going on with the economy." Now imagine that's actually a fun evening. You can listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Pocket Casts, and on their website.

Dear HBR from the Harvard Business Review is the advice show for workplace dilemmas. Folllow them on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Overcast, RadioPublic, or on their website

 

For more podcast recommendations check out this guide from Babson College, a private business school.