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ES395 Entrepreneurial Management

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Contents

[edit] Business Planning

[edit] Patent, Trademark, and Copyright

[edit] Potential Contacts

[edit] Companies and Industries

FYI: Some of these include "SWOT" analyses=strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats facing a company

"'NAICS and SIC codes--Useful for searching Company and Industry Databases ABOVE'" NAICS uses a six digit hierarchical coding system to classify all economic activity into twenty industry sectors. SIC uses 4 digits.

[edit] Market Research

"'Specialized Market Reports'"

[edit] Journal Articles

  • ABI/Inform Global--articles on a wide range of business topics. Use Advanced Search Tab.
  • Business Source Complete--NOTE: only source of full-text Harvard Business Review articles.
  • Web of Knowledge--might have articles on your company idea/product.
  • Factiva--go-to source for Wall Street journal, company PR releases, conference calls. etc. Can browse WSJ daily headlines.
  • Lexis Nexis Academic--a good last resort for articles on companies you can't find anywhere else.

[edit] Venture Capital and Financial Information

[edit] Funding Sources

LOCAL INFORMATION (for business plans based in Ann Arbor)

[edit] Final Report Writing