MGMT 498 Course Guide: Income Objectives Assignment: Searching databases

This is a guide to databases, web sites and other resources to use for the "Income Objectives and Environmental Scan" assignment.

Suggestions to consider

Here are some suggestions about how to begin searching, and some key words to consider using. 

In order to find relevant articles, try doing an advanced search combining a variety of key words that you think best capture the articles you want.  Be creative!  Consider these examples/concepts:

  • Globalization     
  • Business and economic forecasts
  • Models
  • Social networking
  • Technology
  • Biotechnology              
  • Sustainable development
  • Trends
  • 2050

You can also select these terms to cover career development, job searching, or geographic areas where jobs may be available:

  • Job hunting
  • Job vacancies
  • Occupations
  • Career development
  • Vocational guidance
  • Cities and towns

You can also engage in free text searching, using such term as:

  • hot jobs
  • hot careers
  • fast growing occupations





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