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Industries & Products

Photo: Britannica Image Quest, a JMU Libraries Database.Industry overviews and market sector trends from news sources, market research firms, and trade associations.

Companies & Competitors

ConsumersCompany background information, financial statements, and investment analysis. Also locate businesses by type in a directory.


ConsumersExplore location opportunities through business directories, real estate listings, and local regulations and incentives.


ConsumersPopulation, demographics, and lifestyle data and reports to help you understand the tastes and preferences of your customers.

Sample Business Plans

  • Business Plans Handbook
    Actual business plans that serve as examples in approach, structure and composition. (Note: These are real-life business plans, not COB 300 student plans.)


ConsumersResearch occupations, salaries, compensation, benefits and other workforce topics.


ConsumersExplore manufacturing, distribution, construction and supply chain.


ConsumersDiscover industry averages and ratios to inform your own financial statement and forecast.


Citing your research in the business plan using this modified (easier) version of APA style.



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