globalEDGE.msu.edu: Your (Free and Open) Source for Global Business Knowledge
Workshop Session 2
globalEDGE.msu.edu is used by millions of people and companies in the United States and around the world each year to engage in the global marketplace.
globalEDGE.msu.edu is the leading online resource for international business and trade - and its free!
globalEDGE connects academics and international business professionals worldwide to a wealth of information, insights, and learning resources on global business activities. Among the myriad resources on globalEDGE are a Resource Desk with links to over 5000 high-quality international business websites, exporting tutorials, an extensive international business and trade glossary, and sections on trade blocs, countries, states, and industries featuring insights on doing business in the world's markets and industries. Additionally, globalEDGE features an international business blog, the Market Potential Index for Emerging Markets, a Database of International Business Statistics (DIBS), and numerous other tools and resources for the international business practitioner, researcher, or educator.
This presentation will also highlight the globalEDGE online international business module series. These modules cover topics from international entrepreneurship, to Doing Business in various countries and regions around the world provide, to a series on Exporting that was developed in cooperation with the U.S. Commercial Service.
Presentation goals: Introduce attendees to this outstanding open access resource, which has been profiled by the Wall Street Journal and is a three-time recipient of the American Library Association's RUSA/MARS "best reference website." The session will include a full website demo, allowing participants to explore all areas of the site.