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Career Choice & Change: Job Hunting, Internship Seeking & Discovering Your Career Path: Companies

This guide uncovers resources for exploration of careers and college major choices, career development and change, and resumes and interviewing.

SWOT Analysis

Need an easy source for company SWOT analysis (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats)?

Statistical Insight Market Research Highlights

Company Directories & Lists

These resources help you do quick company look-ups and/or create lists based on criteria like 'give me all the companies in San Diego that have under 250 employees.'

Resources for Company News & Background

These items are useful for market research, competitive intelligence and following what's going on with individual companies. The first three links serve well as starting points because they are the most broadly-useful databases that cover all kinds of international public and private companies. The rest of the items have more limited use but function very well in the domains they address, so may be helpful when further information is sought.

Hoover's Company Reports

Research Help

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Adele Barsh
Contact:
Economics & Business Librarian

UC San Diego Library

University of California, San Diego

9500 Gilman Dr. 0175R

La Jolla, CA 92093-0175