Gale Business: Plan Builder is a step-by-step online planning tool for starting, managing, and optimizing a business or nonprofit. The program’s intuitive dashboard walks users through five areas of exploration to develop a business plan focused on long-term success. You will be prompted to create a personal account which will allow you to retain all of your information in one place.
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Learn technology, business, and creative skills with LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com). LinkedIn Learning offers over 16,000 video courses and tutorials taught by industry experts. Courses are self-paced and offered in 7 different languages (English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Mandarin, and Portuguese). Develop your skills in Microsoft Office (including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint), Adobe Creative Cloud, web development, photography, animation, marketing, and much more!
LinkedIn Learning can be accessed in a web browser and or with Apple and Android devices.
For mobile app use, follow these directions for setup:
- Download the LinkedIn Learning app from the App Store or Google Play Store
- Select Sign in
- Select Sign in with your library card
- Select the box for Enter your Library ID and type cals at the end of the auto-filled URL
- Enter your Library card number and PIN and select Continue
Tags: Continuing Education, Online Classes, Career Skills
Value Line Library Elite is a research tool with searchable stocks, investment research, and investment education. Value Line Library Elite provides access to approximately 3,400 stocks, data, expert analysis, and unbiased commentary with a time-tested and performance-proven Ranking System. Reports are updated weekly.
This research tool is limited to 5 simultaneous users. Please log out when you are finished.
Tags: Finance, Economics, Stocks, Investment Research
Designed for entrepreneurs wanting quick access to the latest information on business topics, quick access to useful toolkits, and recommendations from experts in Editor’s Picks.
Tags: : Angel Investors, Capitalism, Franchisees, Intrapreneur, Entrepreneur, Business Ownership
A Canadian focus on current events, business, education, science and medicine, arts, law, academia, and lifestyles.
Tags: Current Events, Science, Medicine, Law, Education
A new database that was part of ABI/Inform and also includes Hoover’s, Ox Research Country Reports and the Snapshots Series Industry Reports.
Tags: Geopolitics, Market Research, Economics, Company Profiles, Industry Profiles
Covers Asian (Eastern Hemisphere) business and financial information from key international publications including Far Eastern Economic Review, Asiaweek, and many more.
Tags: Economies, Finance, Asia, Europe, International Trade
Information on accounting policies and standards, state and national tax legislation, corporate and individual taxation, compensation and pension plans, and corporate financial management, as well as profiles of accounting firms, CPAs, and management consulting firms.
Tags: Finance, Personal Finance, Taxes, Legislation, CPAs