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Business & Finance Bloomberg The Extensive List of Different Economic and Finance Resources 
Business & Finance International Public Library The Resources by Subject. 
Business & Finance Harvard Business Review Find new ideas and classic advice on strategy, innovation and leadership, for global leaders from the world's best business and management experts. The Main Online Resources Helpful in Environmental Analysis. 
Business & Finance The Economist The Economist offers authoritative insight and opinion on international news, politics, business, finance, science, technology and the connections between them. 
Business & Finance Cesim Simulation.  Cesim Simulation.  
Business & Finance Celent An IT decision framework for cross-border expansion strategy:High-level analysis using the Michael Porter’s five forces model. 
Business & Finance The 'X' Model of Engagement The "X Model" of human engagemen (YouTube Video). 
Business & Finance Fortune Magazine Offers Fortune 500, Daily & Breaking Business News, eBooks, films, web, newsletters, newspapers, magazines and others. 
Business & Finance Hoovers Hoover's proprietary company profiles and industry information. 
Business & Finance Is Wall Street Full of Psychopaths? One estimate suggests that one out of every 10 employees on Wall Street is a psychopath. That's probably off, but consider how many almost psychopaths there are instead. 
Business & Finance Flat World Knowledge Archive The Flat World knowledge books in free access under the Creative Commons License: books before 2012. 
Business & Finance The Huffington Post Noah Kagan in his post 'Why Content Goes Viral: What Analyzing 100 Million Articles Taught Us.' expressed an opinion that 3x in peoples' flow drives 1x in Trust flow and visa verse. 
Business & Finance The Wall Street Journal WSJ online coverage of breaking news and current headlines from the US and around the world. Top stories, photos, videos, detailed analysis, etc. Fortune Magazine 
Business & Finance Yahoo Finance Offers free stock quotes, up to date news, portfolio management resources, international market data, message boards, and mortgage rates etc. 
Business & Finance Google Finance Offers real-time stock quotes & charts, financial news, currency conversions. 
Business & Finance What Are Organizational Subsystems? Artcile about organizational subsystems - the smaller group of employees that work together within the larger organizational system.  
Business Week Business Week Offers stories, photos, graphics and videos from Bloomberg Businessweek magazine. 
Country or /Industry Information Global Insights Global Insights provides international business and trade information on over 200 countries, the 50 U.S. states, as well as nearly two dozen industry sectors 
Country or Industry Information BEA (Bureau of Economic Analysis) Provides recommendations from the perspectives of the economics profession, business, and government.  
Education 23 Terrific Essay Tools for Fast and Simple Writing Thanks to this review: a list of the helpfull tools for writing. 
Education Professional Development Cases on EdD Program Redesign Professional Development Cases on EdD Program Redesign, the innovative case studies utilized by several CPED institutions. 
Education What & Why (WW) Publications about systemic change in education (Indiana University) 
Free Resources Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources  Open textbooks in many subject areas.  
Free Resources Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy (IEP) A Peer-Reviewed Academic Resource 
Free Resources Open Suny Textbooks Open SUNY Textbooks is an open access textbook publishing initiative established by State University of New York libraries and supported by SUNY Innovative Instruction Technology Grants. 
Free Resources Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy The reliable, expert, and up-to-date source of information on Philosophy. 
Free Resources IT Examination Handbook InfoBase Free resources on business inlcuding audit, business, development and acquisitions, project management, e-banking, information security, management, operations, outsourcing technology services, retail payment system, supervision of technologyservice providers, project management, wholesale payment systems. 
Globalization Globalization index - Ernst & Young Explores the globalization and new opportunities for development of the new markets. 
Globalization The Depth Index of Globalization This brand new report analyzes the interplay between globalization and “the big shift” – the rising proportion of trade, capital, information and people flows occurring in emerging economies.  
Indices United States Census Bureau - American Fact Finder Find popular facts (population, income, etc.) and frequently requested data about your community. 
Indices S&P Dow Jones Indices S&P Dow Jones Indices is a global leader in providing investable and benchmark indices to the financial markets. 
Indices Ginin Index The Gini coefficient (also known as the Gini index or Gini ratio) is a measure of statistical dispersion intended to represent the income distribution of a nation's residents, and is the most commonly used measure of inequality. 
Indices United States Census Bureau Geography is central to the work of the Census Bureau, providing the framework for survey design, sample selection, data collection, tabulation, and dissemination. 
Individual Projects The John W. Hartman's Collection From the collection of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising, and economic & financial data sources 
Individual Projects Ultimate Guide to Academic Writing: 100+ Useful Resources This web-site is an attempt to answer what academic writing is. This answer is unique, what makes this web-site different. 
Marketing/Branding Knowledge source for marketing since 1998 (how to write a marketing plan, etc.,...) 
Marketing/Branding The Business Simulations Blog  "15 Marketing Concepts To Practice With Cesim SimBrand" and more... 
Marketing/Branding Majestic Majestic - Link intelligence tools for SEO and Internet PR and Marketing 
Marketing/Branding Brandchannel: always branding. always on. An international online exchange and resource about brand marketing and branding. 
Personality Does the Myers-Briggs personality test work? Myers-Briggs is widely used by leaders to assess personality type, but how accurate are the results?  
Personality Debunking the Myers-Briggs personality test The popular Myers-Briggs personality test is a joke, writes Vox's Joseph Stromberg. While it might be a fun way to pass the time, he says, it has about as much insight and validity as a Buzzfeed quiz. 
Personality Soul Searching Through the Myers-Briggs Test The personality test isn't perfect, but it plays to people's desire to understand themselves and others. 
Personality The popular Myers-Briggs personality test is a joke, writes Vox's Joseph Stromberg. While it might be a fun way to pass the time, he says, it has about as much insight and validity as a Buzzfeed quiz. The Myers-Briggs personality test is used by companies the world over but the evidence is that it's nowhere near as useful as its popularity suggests 
Personality Are Workplace Personality Tests Fair? Recent Wall Street Journal Article Highlights the Need for Qualified Psychologists’ Expertise When Organizations Consider Workplace Testing - See more at: 
Personality Today’s Personality Tests Raise the Bar for Job Seekers More companies use assessments to hire, with fewer willing to take a chance on anyone who doesn’t measure up 
Personality Goodbye to MBTI, the Fad That Won't Die In social science, we use four standards: are the categories reliable, valid, independent, and comprehensive? For the MBTI, the evidence says not very, no, no, and not really. 
Personality Personality tests: Can they identify the real you? The next time you apply for a job, you may well be asked to take a personality test - even though the companies that make the tests often discourage their use for staff selection. The business of personality is big and growing. But do the tests work? 
Personality True or False: These Tests Can Tell if You Are Right for This Job An applicant's handshake may be crucial at a job interview. But a personality test can tell a company what's behind that handshake. 
Project Planning The Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC ) The project planning (SDLC). 
Reports U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission The SEC’s EDGAR database provides free public access to corporate information as company’s financial information and operations by reviewing registration statements, prospectuses and periodic reports filed on Forms 10-K and 10-Q. 
Reports World Bank Group  The World Bank Group offers loans, advice, and an array of customized resources to more than 100 developing countries 
Reports The International Crisis Group (Crisis Group)  is an independent, non-profit, non-governmental organisation, with some 125 staff members on five continents, working through field-based analysis and high-level advocacy to prevent and resolve deadly conflict, in particularly in Ukraine. 
Social New Directories in Social Work Interactive Cases 
Web BAV BRANDASSET® VALUATOR Provides an opportunity to interactively explore a selection of 950 brands according to the four pillars of branding: differentiation, relevance, esteem and knowledge. 
Web McKinsey Quarterly McKinsey Quarterly is defining and informing the senior-management about the flagship business ideas. 
Web Online Newspaper Directory for the World Online Newspaper Directory for the World 
Web Wall Street Executive Library The Popular Resources by a Category::News Center, Magazines, Journals, Search & Computer, Business Toolkit. 
Web An Online Dictionary and Encyclopedia. 
Writing Skills ESSAY WRITING RESOURCE GUIDE An in-depth guide by Super Summary called the "Essay Writing Resource Guide"  
Writing Skills How should I structure my report or my essay? There is a difference between the reports and the essays in heading and structure etc. This article is discussing these differences. 
Writing Skills Essay Structure Essay Structure from Harvard College Writing Center 
Writing Skills Argument This handout will define what an argument is and explain why you need one in most of your academic essays. 
Writing Skills Writing Strong Paragraphs, Introductions and Conclusions Manual on Essay Writing. The website provided several tutorials about writing research papers, outline, etc. 
Writing Skills Guidelines for writing a SUMMARY with IN-TEXT CITATIONS This article has an emphasis on the lexical constituent of the writing a summary. 
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