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Business

This guide will help students with research on business topics.

Frequently used business resources 

New business books & e-books

Social Media Data Mining and Analytics

Harness the power of social media to predict customer behavior and improve sales Social media is the biggest source of Big Data.

Transforming an Idea into a Business with Design Thinking

This unique framework leverages the principles of Design Thinking, agile development, and lean start-up combined in an easy to follow manner by anyone and helps transform ideas into business in a short timeframe with little or no investment.

Strategies of Knowledge Transfer for Economic Diversification in the Arab States of the Gulf

The overriding theme of regional economic summits in recent years has focused on the question, "how do we transition to a knowledge-based economy?" This is the central question taken up by the contributors to this volume.

Partnerships the Nonprofit Way

By depicting and contextualizing nonprofit organization characteristics and practices that make collaboration successful, the authors propose new theory and partnership principles that challenge conventional concepts centered on contractual fulfillment and accountability, and provide practical advice that can assist nonprofit leaders and others in creating and sustaining strategic, mutually beneficial partnerships of their own.

Regulation a+ and Other Alternatives to a Traditional IPO

This book breaks down the complex details of Regulation A+ and other alternative funding methods to help small businesses determine how best to go public and raise capital.

Schumpeter's Price Theory

Joseph Alois Schumpeter has long been recognised as one of the great economists of the 20th Century, and his truly revolutionary approach to economic development continues to gain appreciation. This volume is of great interest to those who study Schumpeter's work, as well as those who have an interest in history of economic thought, economic theory and philosophy and political economy.

Management Consulting Today and Tomorrow

This new edition gathers more than 22 experts to outline the theory behind consulting, providing insight into change processes and management issues in the field. The business of consulting has grown faster than most other businesses, due not only to increased demand by clients, but also to the innovative capabilities of numerous consulting firms as they develop new services.

Smart Business

How Strategy Works in an Interconnected, Automated World Leaders already know that the classic approach to strategy--analyze, plan, execute--is losing relevance. But they don't yet know what replaces it. As everyone and everything becomes more interconnected and digitized, how do you operate, compete, and win?

Merger Masters

Merger Masters presents revealing profiles of monumentally successful merger investors based on exclusive interviews with some of the greatest minds to practice the art of arbitrage.

Research Guides for specific business majors