Management & Organizational Behavior

News & Journal Articles

Search by subject or “buzz word/phrase” (ie. “human resources,” “effective leadership,” “organizational culture,” “work culture,” “communication”“sustainability,” “lean processes,” “six sigma,” “logistics” “negotiation” etc.) and “management” in the following databases to find relevant articles.

EBSCOhost Business Source Complete

Factiva

ProQuest ABI/Inform Global
Use the Advanced search mode to link multiple terms in your search.
To browse articles written on management, go to Entrepreneur.com and select “Management” from the menu on the left side.

ScienceDirect Mobile-friendly
An excellent business resource; includes scholarly articles covering management, strategy, organizational behavior and more.

Journal of Management

Peer-reviewed and published bi-monthly, the Journal of Management includes scholarly empirical and theoretical research articles that have a high impact on the management field as a whole covering business strategy and policy, entrepreneurship, human resource management, organizational behavior, organizational theory and research methods. Allows access to articles from 1999 to present.

Competitive Intelligence

Learn about your competition by searching these databases.

Reference USA
Search by company name to identify company directory information or use the “Custom Search” option to search by industry classification or geographic region and generate lists of relevant companies. Excellent resource when you begin to do your own job search.

Mergent Online
Search by company name, ticker symbol, CUSIP, or Duns number. Find extensive business descriptions, corporate histories, and financial statements. Tip: Also a great source for current news as it pertains to a particular company and industry profiles relevant to that company.

Mergent Horizon Database is within Mergent Online, click the tab titled Horizon
Search by company name or ticker symbol to find basic financial information and valuation analysis alongside listings of related products/services, customers, suppliers, partners, and competitors.

MarketLineAdvantage
Search by company name to find company profiles, industry profiles, country profiles, financial deals, and news. Company overviews include revenue and SWOT analysis, as well as competitor and subsidiary information.

OneSource Global
Search by company name, ticker symbol or registered number. Excellent coverage of company information for both US and non-US companies, including analyst reports and strengths/weaknesses analysis. Tip: Limited information can be found about some private companies.

Hoover’s
Search by company name to access a company overview which includes financial information, a list of competitors, key executives, and products/operations. Tip: Some information can be found on some private companies here.

Tools & Resources for Operational Management

Vertex42
Free downloadable Gantt chart as well as other Excel templates.

Excellence in Financial Management
Download free Excel templates and add-ons for financial and operational management.

Reference

  • The following print resources can be found in the McLeod Business Library.
  • Encyclopedia of management 5th ed. (HD 30.15 .E49 2006)
  • The Blackwell encyclopedia of management 2nd ed. (HD30.15 .B455 2005)
  • Key management ratios: master the management metrics that drive and control your business 3rd ed. (HF5681 .R25 W347 2003)
  • Customer relationship management (HF5415.5 .A534 2002)
  • Oracle e-business suite manufacturing & supply chain management (QA76.9 .D3 G47 2002)
  • 2002 handbook of business strategy: a comprehensive resource guide to strategic management: from long-range planning to tactical business development (HD30.28 .T86 2001)
  • Management consultancy: a handbook for best practice 2nd ed. (HD69 .C M353 2001)