From the National Centre for O*NET Development comes this great book (in pdf format) of references entitled Greening of the World of Work. They researched a huge number of resources in order to gather information on the impact of green technology on the world of work. Published in October 2011 this is a massive and impressively [...]
Archive for the 'new resources' Category
Jigsaw, a business information provider has released “Research Tab” a free business resource which uses Web 2.0 tools. You can search companies around the world for contact, financial details, news etc, but to get the full information you have to firstly sign up though (free). It has over 600 New Zealand organisations and companies listed. This [...]
From Information Today comes this article by Paula Hanes which mentions two new online resources. Linked-in and Tradevibes (the latter site still in beta but it claims to be “the first structured wiki for company information”.
Thanks to Library Stuff
Vietnam is becoming a really popular place to do business. Although this buyusinfo publication on how to do business in Vietnam is primarily for U.S. companies, it still provides a wealth of information valid for New Zealand businesses.
InnovationTools is a interesting site with pithy relevant articles which aims to provide “entrepreneurs and innovators with a focused, growing collection of the best resources on business innovation, creativity and brainstorming.” You can browse through their articles, creativity tools and resource centres. (U.S)
This really interesting site is a searchable archive of “hundreds of hours of direct, unfiltered interviews with today’s leading thinkers, movers and shakers”. There is a great Business and economics section.
Management focus is a free monthly magazine from Emerald Management First which highlights a selection of content from some of their journals. An archive of previous issues appears at the bottom of the page. It looks interesting.
This newish magazine (launched December 2005) “is a magazine about creative business, innovation, entrepreneurship and creating wealth from ideas”. The founders and writers have a great pedigree and have previously been associated with such publications as Computerworld, Urbis, Unlimited and NZ Pc World. Wellington City Libraries hold this magazine, or have a look at the [...]
This is a new section on the online Time site. It features a global map, which one can mouse over and then choose a country. A list of business headlines will appear which can be clicked on to take you through to the article. Not all countries are represented, but it looks interesting.
“According to the [...]
Wellington City Libraries can offer you or your business up to 2 hours free non-urgent research if you have a WCL library card. Our Prosearch team are experienced researchers who provide a confidential and reliable service and have been involved with helping business owners for many years. If the research requires more than 2 hours research, costs are entirely [...]