Digital Briefcase: Resources for Business

By FPL_Sheri

What do power business players have in their briefcase? Where exactly do they get their information and how do they analyze that information?

Frisco Public Library provides you access to well-known and respected resources that research and interview these business professionals and provide detailed analysis of their answers. These are just a few of the many resources to explore.

Business Source Complete, opens a new window

Bloomberg Businessweek

Reports on news, ideas and trends affecting industry and the economy for those in business management, with national and international coverage. Read full text articles from 1996 to present. Found under Publications.

Harvard Business Review

This publication is written for upper level management. It presents analysis of management problems and helpful commentary on advanced thinking and practice in all fields of management and administration. Read full text articles from 1922 to the present. Found under Publications.

MarketLine/Medtrack Company Profiles

World Leading Provider of Commercial Intelligence. Found under Company Profiles.

Enhanced Business Search, opens a new window – Database with detailed information from professionals within specific industries written for other professionals in those industries. Be sure to use these two resources found in this database.

Industry Profiles

Learn about market forecasts and market share within specific industries.

Trade Publications

Read about growth and market trends for specific trades or industries.

eBooks and eAudiobooks, opens a new window

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has captivated readers for nearly three decades. It has transformed the lives of presidents and CEOs, educators and parents--millions of people of all ages and occupations. Now, this 30th anniversary edition of the timeless classic commemorates the wisdom of the 7 Habits with modern additions from Sean Covey.

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

Getting Things Done

David Allen's [book] has become one of the most influential business books of its era, and the ultimate book on personal organization.

Getting Things Done

eMagazines, opens a new window

Use this link to access current and respected business magazines with profiles on today’s industry leaders.

eNewspapers, opens a new window

The Dallas Morning News – Business

See which businesses are making business news locally.

The New York Times - Business

Exclusive reporting and breaking news about the most important business and technology news, covering everything from Wall Street to media and economics.

The Wall Street Journal

Get the latest coverage of business, politics, entertainment, sports and more with complimentary access to The Wall Street Journal’s online news source on your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Complimentary access only available in Frisco Public Library.

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