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Grainger Center Career Resources Guide: Interview Prep! Company and Industry Information

Impress the Executives

Impress recruiters by knowing specific details about recent events impacting the company and the industry. The library business databases and links listed below provide current company and industry information.  

Web resources

Track up to the minute company and industry news.

Yahoo! Finance
A comprehensive site for up-to the minute Stock prices and breaking financial news

Company and Industry Profile

The library databases provide company profiles that include a SWOT (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats) analysis, strategy, competition, and recent acquisitions. You can find company profiles from databases like Business Source Complete and Business Insights Essentials. 

Newspaper databases

The library offers access to leading newspapers across the globe.