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Library Resources by Field of Interest: Business, Entrepreneurialism & Management Library Resources

Business, Entrepreneurialism and Management Field of Interest Icon   Career Resources and Research Tips

Career Databases from the Library

Use these databases to search for information about different careers. You can find salary information, job duties and descriptions, education requirements, and more.

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Browse Books and ebooks from the Library.

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The Bold Maneuver (ebook)

The Bold Maneuver: The Working Woman's Playbook helps women understand the factors that produce success outside of education, experience, and hard work, and gives them the high achiever's playbook. 

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Advice for a Successful Career in the Accounting Profession (ebook)

Practical guidance to optimize the benefits of your accounting degree--no matter what stage of your career! 

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The Emerald Handbook of Entrepreneurship in Tourism, Travel and Hospitality (ebook)

This book is a practical handbook for entrepreneurship in tourism related industries. The book will provide students and prospective entrepreneurs with the knowledge, know-how and best practices in order to assist them in planning, implementing and managing business ventures in the field of tourism.

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Culinary Arts (ebook)

This book, which includes interviews with professionals in the field, covers five main areas of this field that have proven to be stable, lucrative, and growing professions. Chefs Pop-up and traditional restaurant owners Caterers Media and art-related careers Bakers

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Marketing Professionals: : a practical career guide

Marketing Professionals: A Practical Career Guide includes interviews with marketing professionals and covers the following job areas in marketing: Digital marketing SEO (search engine optimization) and web analytics, social media marketing, graphic design, brand management, product marketing.

Search Tips for Finding Books and eBooks

Search the library catalog for print books and the ebook database for ebooks to find more career related information.

For the best results, search using specific keywords or short phrases rather than full sentences, questions, or strings of words. Thinking about your topic and different aspects of your topic can help you to identify relevant keywords. Good keywords are single words (usually nouns)  OR specific phrases (two or more words that must go together to make sense). When searching for an exact phrase, use quotations.  Here is an example of some keywords and phrases:

 "marketing plans"             "hospitality law"               "human resources"               ethics               "culinary techniques"       

To find books related to careers add the phrase "vocational guidance" or a keyword related to career/job searching. For example:

  • "human resources" AND "vocational guidance"
  • "resume writing" AND hospitality
  • "employment interviewing" AND accounting

Browse the Shelves

Books in the library are organized by subject. This makes it very easy to browse the shelves to see what is available in a specific subject area. Books related to Business, Entrepreneurialism & Management begin with the H call number section of the library. Look on the ends of the book shelves to find this section, or just ask a librarian.

You can see where books on other subjects are located in the library by looking at the Library of Congress subject classification. 

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