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Business Wednesdays: Fall 2017

Business Wednesdays

The Henry Madden Library is pleased to offer business and economics research workshops to help students learn about valuable information resources. Each session includes a brief overview of the research process and tools, and ample time to do their own guided searching.

Advanced registration is strongly suggested due to the limited seating. Register today at: guides.library.fresnostate.edu/business

Library Business & Economics Research Workshops

September 2017

StockTrak/Investment Research

  • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. on September 13, 2017
  • Room 2206 in Henry Madden Library (2nd floor, South Wing)

Learn how to find financial data on companies and make the right decisions on what to buy, when to buy, and when to sell! Professor K.C. Chen, Chair of the Finance Dept., presents two workshops with a focus on the StockTrak Challenge on 9/13, and more advanced investment analysis on 9/20. Q&A time to follow each presentation.

StockTrak/Investment Research

  • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. on September 20, 2017
  • Room 2206 in Henry Madden Library (2nd floor, South Wing)

Learn how to find financial data on companies and make the right decisions on what to buy, when to buy, and when to sell! Professor K.C. Chen, Chair of the Finance Dept., presents two workshops with a focus on the StockTrak Challenge on 9/13, and more advanced investment analysis on 9/20. Q&A time to follow each presentation.

Industry & Company Research

  • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. on September 27, 2017
  • Room 2127 in Henry Madden Library (2nd floor, North Wing)

The Madden Library has some excellent databases to help you find detailed, up-to-date information and statistical data on industries and companies. Learn how to take advantage of these valuable tools.

October 2017

Consumer Research

  • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. on October 4, 2017
  • Room 2127 in Henry Madden Library (2nd floor, North Wing)

Knowing your market is critical to the success of any business. The Library's business team will show you how to identify and analyze your customers.

November 2017

International Business Research

  • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. on November 1, 2017
  • Room 2127 in Henry Madden Library (2nd floor, North Wing)

Not sure where to look up information about companies abroad, industry trends, or country profiles? The Library's business team will show you essential resources and tips for successful research in international business.

Economic Data Research

  • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. on November 15, 2017
  • Room 2127 in Henry Madden Library (2nd floor, North Wing)

Looking for ways to quickly find current and historical economic data, up-to-date information and essential articles? Join this workshop and learn how to find what you need from various reliable resources.

Library Research Clinic

  • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. on November 29, 2017
  • Room 2127 in Henry Madden Library (2nd floor, North Wing)

Drop in with your assignment or research project. Librarians with expertise in business and economics will help you make the most of library resources and tools to move your work forward.