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Archive for September, 2009

Bloomberg Training Seminar

Tuesday, September 29th, 2009

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Bloomberg is used by more brokerages and banks than any other business information service.  There are 250,000 Bloomberg terminals worldwide, supported by Bloomberg’s 10,000 employees. Get a head start on your career by learning the Bloomberg terminal now!

A Bloomberg representative will be on campus Tuesday, October 6th, in TNRB 260.  Please join us for part or all of this training seminar.  The schedule is outlined below but will be flexible with plenty of time for Q&A.

  • 2:00 – 3:00 pm:  Bloomberg for Beginners
  • 3:00 – 4:00 pm:  Advanced Equity, Debt and more
  • 4:00 – 4:50 pm:  API – tying Bloomberg data into Excel

Brought to you by the Business Library and the Peery Institute of Financial Services.

Scholarly Literature Clinic

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

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Video Tutorials

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

We work with a lot of sophisticated databases, each with its own interface. Even if you’ve been to one of our clinics it can be hard to remember how to use them. To make things easier we’re working on short video tutorials that demonstrate specific tasks using certain databases. Here’s an example, for the Mint Global database:

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videolinkOn many of our subject guides you can find a link to these tutorials just above the Live Chat box. We’ll be adding more links as we work on this project. If there’s a tutorial you’d like to see, let us know. You can see the ones we’ve done so far here.

Industry Research Clinic

Wednesday, September 16th, 2009

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Research Clinic: Who’s Your Competition?

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009

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