Patricia Berens

Faculty: Join SSRN (Social Science Research Network)!

The Library recently renewed Babson’s annual site license to SSRN.  In general, everyone at Babson has access to SSRN and anyone can post papers, but if you specifically sign up to be a member in a network, you get the following benefits: Access to specific eJournals, including billable ones free of charge, enabling you to…

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Patricia Berens

AtoZ Databases Replaces ReferenceUSA

Are you used to using ReferenceUSA for looking up small, private companies or for producing lists of potential competitors or employers?  AtoZ Databases is a very similar product with the advantage of a better user interface and much larger download limit (1000 records per search).  Give it a try and let us know (research@babson.edu) which…

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Patricia Berens

Data Downloading and Excel Templates in Bloomberg

You think Bloomberg is cool?  Wait till you see the Excel-linked templates for use!  Come to a “Bloomberg Friday” session and learn all about it! When:    Friday, Nov. 22 at 2 p.m. Where:  Cutler Center in Horn Library

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Patricia Berens

Friday 11/15: Creating & Analyzing Your Portfolio in Bloomberg

It’s Bloomberg Friday again! Come and learn how to manage fixed income and equity portfolios using Bloomberg’s cool features! When: 2 p.m. Where: Cutler Center in Horn Library Next session: 11/22 Data Downloading and Excel Templates in Bloomberg

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Patricia Berens

Bloomberg Apps for use in Babson Classes

Bloomberg Friday is almost here!  This week’s topic is Bloomberg Apps for use in Babson Classes.   Whether OEM, Strategy, Corporate Finance, or other courses, see how Bloomberg can be used for course assignments. When:  Friday, Nov. 8th at 2:00 p.m. Where:  Cutler Center in Horn Library Hope you can come!

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Patricia Berens

Bond Basics in Bloomberg – Friday Nov. 1st Workshop in Cutler

Uncertain about fixed income, but curious? Find out how to understand bond markets using Bloomberg. When: Friday, 11/1 at 2 p.m. Where: Cutler Center in Horn Library

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Patricia Berens

Upcoming Bloomberg Friday Topics

Workshops are held in the Cutler Center/Horn Library at 2 p.m. 11/1    Bond Basics in Bloomberg 11/8    Bloomberg apps for use in Babson classes 11/15  Creating and analyzing your portfolio in Bloomberg 11/22  Data downloading and Excel templates in Bloomberg

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Patricia Berens

Frost & Sullivan Market Research Trial Access

Need market research in healthcare, energy, technology, and more?  One of our current sources for this is BCC Research but till Nov. 25th we have trial access to Frost & Sullivan’s reports and analysis. Give it a try and let us know what you think.  Also try your search in BCC Research to compare the…

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Patricia Berens

New Company & Healthcare Professionals Database: AtoZ Databases

AtoZ Databases is a new resource you can use for business planning and job searches.  Similar to ReferenceUSA, you can either look up individual companies or screen by industry, location, size, and other factors such as whether the company is minority- or female-owned or whether it’s an importer or exporter. AtoZ Databases also includes a…

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Patricia Berens

Need statistics? Try Statista, our new database!

Statista is a statistical portal covering over 60,000 topics on a global scale. It includes data on over 600 international industries. Sources include market research firms, trade organizations, scientific journals, and government databases. Topical “dossiers” pull together relevant data into presentations. Access Statista from the Library’s Databases A-Z page or give it a try right…

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