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Career Research

Library research tools for career development research

Why do company research?

Motivations for company research include:

  • identifying companies or organizations that operate in specific geographic locations (cities, provinces, or countries)
  • identifying people currently working in specific professions or occupations as part of the Informational Interviewing process
  • learning about a target company or organization prior to applying for a job or going to a job interview

Company & Organizational Research Databases

Industry & Sector Research Databases

Nonprofits & Charities

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