Business, Job, and Careers – Business Assistance


Gale Business Insights: Essentials Business Insights: Essentials

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Business Insights: Essentials provides detailed company and industry profiles including SWOT reports, market share reports, and financial reports.  Provided by the Tennessee Electronic Library.
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Gale Directory Library Gale Directory Library

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Gale Directory Library: This is the online version of four quintessential directories: 1) Brands and Their Companies; 2) Encyclopedia of Associations: National Organizations of the U.S.; 3) Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media; 4) Scholarships, Fellowships & Loans.
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Grow with Google
ACCESS Grow with Google: Google is partnering with the Memphis Public Libraries and various organizations across the nation to provide free training, tools, and events to help you grow your skills, career, or business. There are also a new collection of resources called the Remote Work Hub to help people communicate, learn, teach, and work from home. You can also find resources for small businesses.
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New Business

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New Business: New business books added to the catalog.

OverDrive Small Business Center eBooks

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OverDrive Small Business Center eBook Collection:  Visit this special collection of Business eBooks from our OverDrive eBook service.
Library Card Required | Getting Started Instructions | Mobile App Available

referenceUSA from infogroup Reference USA

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Reference USA: Directory of People and Businesses. Provides quality information to help you: 1) Search for jobs; 2) Find new business opportunities; 3) Research executives and companies; 4)Track down addresses, phone numbers; 5) Find news articles; 6) Locate out-of-town companies; 7) Profile a neighborhood, city or state.
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Small Business Collection

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Small Business Collection: Search this database to learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites.  Provided by the Tennessee Electronic Library.

Small Business Resource Center

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Small Business Resource Center: Offers users complete small business management resources via a combination of unparalleled periodicals and reference content. From conducting industry research to financial planning, to marketing a product and franchising a business, the Small Business Resource Center provides users with all the information they need to succeed.  Provided by the Tennessee Electronic Library.
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Small Business Resources
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Small Business Resources: Located in the Business/Science Department of the Central Library, the Small Business Center is geared to serve the potential small business owner, the recently-licensed entrepreneur and the established small business operator. Find out more information about this center as well as links to other resources.

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