As you may have noticed, the SFU Library provides access to thousands of ebooks.
BUEC Buzz blog
Sooo... Staples Advantage Canada has named today "National Clean Your Office Day." My cynical side sees the obvious marketing ploy, of course, but my I-can't-find-my-desk side grudgingly accepts that perhaps some tidying and organizing (and recycling, scrubbing, airing-out...) might be worth investigating.
Okay, this is just too cool not to share...
I was just looking for something in our ThomsonOne-Investment Banking database when I noticed a feature that I hadn't really explored before. Under Screening & Analysis > Individuals > Officers & Directors > Connections I was able to track the connections between two directors or C-suite personnel from different corporations.
I was just scanning a report on the usage this spring of our IBISWorld database and was impressed by how wide the range of interests within SFU can be in such a short time. Our researchers are looking into everything!
Interesting new research from Statistics Canada on The Evolution of Canadian Wages over the Last Three Decades...
Comments from the researchers:
A quick note about a relatively new journal available for SFU researchers: The South Asian Journal of Business and Management Cases, a title that seems perfectly suited to the international and practical nature of many Beedie School of Business courses and assignments.
From the publisher:
<Picture your Business Librarian doing a happy dance right about now...>
I noticed today that Industry Canada's SME Benchmarking Tool has been updated. It now features 2010 data from a sample of Revenue Canada tax filings.
I'll paste below the description of this tool from Industry Canada, but first a few words to explain why I'm so excited:
SFU researchers now have online access to a couple new e-commerce reference sources:
Gale Encyclopedia of E-Commerce (2nd ed. - 2012)