Welcome to a new business database.  COBRA is here to stay following a successful trial earlier this year. It is especially useful for any student who is thinking of setting up a small business or is looking for career guidance …

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Update 24/023/16 – EasyBusiness can now be found in the Library catalogue. We are delighted to present EasyBusiness: a new business e-resource available on campus and from anywhere in the UK via the Web Proxy Service (or VPN), offering detailed company profiles, output …

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We are pleased to announce free trial access to EasyBusiness until 16th March 2016. On campus you can access the trial using this link: http://gb.kompass.com/ebol/ip. To log in off campus you will need the username and password, available from the off-campus passwords …

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We are pleased to offer trial access until 25th February to COBRA, a “Complete Business Reference Advisor” offering thousands of business guides, fact sheets and reports together with advice for anyone starting up a small business. A username and password …

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Fashion entrepreneurship: retail business and planning by Michele M. Granger and Tina Sterling (2nd edition). This lovely book was ordered for the art and design unit Enterprise planning and retail and has just arrived. See the reading list here. The …

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A library reminder to staff and students about using your business databases: IBISWorld and Key Note. If you are looking for market research and statistical analysis of industry sectors then don’t forget about these subscription databases. Similar in content but …

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Are you considering a postgraduate qualification?  Postgraduates often command a considerably higher salary than other graduates over the course of their careers, clearing their student debts faster and moving more quickly into senior roles.  Portsmouth Business School is offering attractive offers to support …

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Blogging for creatives: how designers, artists, crafters and writers can blog to make contacts, win business and build success With all the graduate employment initiatives from Purple Door and the Innovation Space Portsmouth’s economy seems to be flourishing. There are …

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