Business & Careers

Library Databases

Our databases have lots of information from trusted sources that’s typically not available through the Internet. You’ll need your library card to log in.

Business Source Premier – Includes more than 2,000 business journals covering topics such as marketing, management, accounting and finance, as well as information about specific trades, industries and professions. Additional content includes market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles and SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats) analyses.
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  Business Plan Handbooks – A compilation of business plans developed by small businesses throughout North America. Access is made possible by the Small Business Accelerator at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre at UBC with financial support from the Sutherland Foundation.
  Professional Development Collection – A specialized resource for teachers and educators, providing access to over 500 education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains educational reports.
  Regional Business News – A collection of regional U.S. business periodicals and newswires that includes some international business news. Contains the most recent 30 days of information from each wire source.
  Small Business AcceleratorThis is curated by professional business librarians and is a reliable gateway to freely available business information, education, and assistance that is both current and trustworthy

Business Websites

Stockhouse Canada Get Canadian financial information including stock quotes.
Wall Street Executive Library Excellent business website includes over 850 financial, newspaper, magazine, general information links for Canada, the U.S., and International companies.
American Stock Exchange Online stock quotes over the Internet and much more from the American Stock Exchange.
Industry Canada Strategis Strategis is Canada's largest business information Website. Strategis provides information on everthing from business opportunities, competition, corporate profiles, patents and bankruptcy.
 

Job Search and Career Information

Job Postings
Manitoba Work InfoNet Information on jobs, training, occupations and financial help.
Civic Jobs Canadian municipal job postings.
Indeed.ca Canadian job search engine
Job Bank Listing of jobs, work or business opportunities in Human Resource Centres of Canada by employers around the country.
Jobs.ca Job search for Canada
Neuvoo Job search engine, listing almost 300,000 jobs in Canada.
Workopolis "Canada's largest and most popular online job site". Tips on resumes and more included.
    Career Advice
AllStarJobs.ca Links and information on job search, career information, resume writing, student resources.
Glassdoor Company reviews, salary reports, interview reviews and questions and more.
Canva Resume Builder A free online resume builder from Canva.  Plenty of modern, eye-catching templates to choose from.
GotResumeBuilder.com Resume writing tips and samples.
Resume on Monster Resume writing tips and samples. Post your resume here for employers to find and read.