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SAGE Business Cases: New for SFU instructors, students, and alumni

Published by Mark Bodnar

Screen capture of the search screen for SAGE Business Cases.I'm very pleased to announce that SFU instructors, students, and alumni now have unlimited access to over 4200 case studies in the SAGE Business Cases database!

SAGE Business Cases is a global and diverse collection of case studies designed to help students see theoretical business concepts put into practice. SAGE has ensured broad coverage by partnering with well-known business case producers from around the world such as...

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Renewable energy industry information via SFU Library

Published by Mark Bodnar

I was just scanning the news (that's what a business researcher does to relax) and spotted the following story at the BBC site: Britain in two-week coal-free record.

As the article states, "Britain has not used coal to generate electricity for two weeks - the longest period since the 1880s." The move toward alternative energy sources is gathering momentum in the UK and having measureable impacts. [...]

Since I am an opportunist at heart, this is a chance for me to highlight the many alternative energy industry overviews available in our databases...

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Mergent Intellect - information on industries, companies, and individuals for SFU researchers (including alumni!)

Published by Mark Bodnar

SFU students, faculty, staff, and alumni now have access to Mergent Intellect, a database of information on industries, companies, and people from such well-known business organizations as Hoover's, Dun & Bradstreet®, Mergent, Career Beam, Whitepages, Nielsen, and First Research. 
Yellow star with text: All SFU alumni have full, off-campus access to this valuable resource!

Mergent Intellect includes a mix of industry profiles and ratios, global company information, and North American resident/consumer information... 

 

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