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SGMA217 Research Help

Do you or your group need help with research for the SGMA217 Fall 2014 Group project? The Business Library can help! 1. The Research guide for this project is very helpful in providing resources to find information on all parts of the … Continue reading

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World Competitiveness Yearbook 2014

IMD has just released the 2014 edition of the World Competitiveness Yearbook. It is available to students, staff and faculty at the University of Calgary in print format and online. This is an excellent resource for research in International Business. … Continue reading

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RefWorks and More

As a University student you may have heard the terms RefWorks or EndNote. RefWorks and EndNote are citation management tools, also known as bibliographic software. These tools help you manage your research by storing all the information sources and references … Continue reading

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Welcome back!

Welcome back all Haskayne students, staff and faculty! The Business Library staff is looking forward to seeing all returning students, staff and faculty and meeting all the new faces that will be joining the Haskayne “family” this fall. The Library … Continue reading

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Board Diversity

A current issue in the area of corporate governance is board diversity. There has been much discussion in the media recently that has focused on greater representation of women on corporate boards. Consider recent news articles like these: Twitter’s diversity … Continue reading

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CAPP 2014 Crude Oil Forecast, Markets and Transportation

Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers has just released the 2014 Crude Oil Forecast, Markets and Transportation Report. The report includes production and supply forecast, Canadian, US and international markets and pipeline information. Data tables for Production and Supply Data and … Continue reading

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Canadian automotive industry

A recent study by the Office of Automotive and Vehicle Research at the University of Windsor revealed that “Auto makers spent $17.6-billion (U.S.) around the world in 2013 to increase vehicle-making capacity, but not a dime of that money was … Continue reading

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Demographic information

Business students are often required to analyze demographic information for specific regions to support market research, environmental scans, entrepreneurial study and other business-related research. What is meant by demographics? According to Investopedia, demographics refers to “Studies of a population based … Continue reading

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Social media marketing

Marketing students are often asked to research “social media marketing” as a marketing strategy. According to Cambridge Business English Dictionary online, social media marketing is defined as: “methods for advertising products, services, or brands using the internet, by attracting the interest … Continue reading

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Economic Indicators

Economic indicators are pieces of economic data (usually macroeconomic) that are used to determine the overall health of an economy. Economic indicators may be evaluated for economies of various magnitudes, for example, a city, province, country, region etc. The Library … Continue reading

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