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MGT 3360: Studies in Entrepreneurship: All Entrepreneur Databases

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Periodical List

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Suggested Databases

ABI Inform Global - Good database for marketing news and trade publications detailing the details of running specific small businesses.   

First Research -a great one stop location for industry surveys and analysis. 

IBIS World - Lots of industry surveys - check it out! 

InfoTrac Small Business Collection - Trade business sources detailing the nuts and bolts of running specific kinds of businesses.    Nielsen

Marketline Advantage -  Company, industry, financial and country profiles that include company description, history, products, competitors and key employees. Industry profiles include segmentation, competitive landscape, leading companies,forecasts, economic performance, potential development and business environmental analysis. Case Studies offer concise evaluations of the latest innovative company strategies.   

Market Research - Market research reports. Industries covered - Service, Consumer Goods, Food & Beverage, Financials Services, Heavy Industry, Life Science, Public Sector, Pet Products & Services, House & Home, Manufacturing & Construction, Materials & Chemicals, Biotechnology, Diagnostics, Healthcare, Personal Care, Medical Devices, Pharmaceuticals, Technology & Media.

Nielsen Segmentation And Market Solutions/SRDS Database that contains demographic and lifestyle data for marketers. Research consumer markets, psychographic information, and demographics of counties and designated metropolitan areas. Also contains information on buying patterns. Useful for market research, researching the viability of a new business, estimating sales, and social research   

Passport - Industry reports and market share.   

Reference USA - Directory of all local businesses - search by business type or SIC/NAICS code.   

Simply Analytics - This database features economic demographics for local areas, as well as market share and psychographics.

University Reporter - Consumer profiles of various products and brands. Highly recommended.

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