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How to find a body of information on current business trends?

Once located with ABI/INFORM Collection, assess today's business trends, as well as, the competitiveness panorama happenig in the market.

EBSCO's, Business Source Ultimate tab, allows attaining information on current trends of business being in the spotlight, and also about potential changes and developments to happen in business trends worldwide.

Elsevier Science Direct offers open access to content collected from academic and professional journals in the field of business disciplines and entrepreneurship-oriented segments by performing searches using Keywords and author.

Emerald database conducts analyses in Business, Management, and Strategy and Accounting, Finance and Economics, every topic relating to business trends published in magazines and books.

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What sort of legal information should be kept in mind in order to set up a company?

The following resources offer legal information so to start up a company:

QMemento Plus Social while opening the panel to the right Mis Mementos, supplies access to all the information on Labor Contracts, Dismissals, Compensation, Labor Inspection, Labor Procedure, Prevention of Occupational Risks, Social, Salary and Payroll, and Social Security.

The v/Lex resource, allows search for legal and relevant information national and international, from a single search engine, or from the research of information that's been suggested for you, the most recent and most outstanding knowledge. It also offers from full legal research services on Legislation, Jurisprudence, Newspapers, Library of legal books and journals, to full papers and contract models.

IBDF Tax Research Platform shows in detail, the main features of the country (essential characterization of the national tax systems); national scope surveys (main facts of a country's tax regime); country analysis (details of corporate and individual tax provisions for a particular country and how are they related to other jurisdictions and regulations) and Thematic Analysis (complete descriptions of the main topics in international taxes, including analysis country by country).

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What market studies should be conducted before starting up a business venture?

By means of EBSCO, the More: Company Profiles: MarketLine and Medtrack Company Profiles tab, find comparatives of companies, current trends in business generating debate, future developments and changes in business worldwide.

Both, Sabi and Orbis, allow within Group Analysis option, the possibility of comparison between companies or between groups of companies. Orbis, in addition, shows descriptive information and financial data of companies, market studies and market qualifications.

Alimarket displays businesses sectoral information on food, packaging and storage, non-food, logistics, catering, construction, accommodation, electronics, and healthcare amongst others.

Just - Series Market Research Reports. The Advanced Search option performs market research reports organised by group or company, location, industry or title. It also, creates a Thesaurus if it is requested.

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Are there incubators-accelerators for start-ups that offer subsidised financing?

Area 31. It is the business incubator, created by IE Business School, aimed to capture projects generated by IE students (IE Venture Lab Accelerator) and the leading projects on the national scope. Stands out by offering tutorials with investors -pitching Slam of free access with investors & Venture Networks-. A physical place in which entrepreneurs and innovators can meet and develop ideas.

IE Rockets. Is the platform to develop, through a selection process, a project in-progress or one still in-mind, inside a learning technology-based ecosystem.

Spectrum groups together the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) incubators.

Harvard Innovation Lab (i-lab) is a dedicated space for cooperation and education, designed to foster entrepreneurship and innovation. 

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Which is the main task to be faced by an entrepreneur in order to create a company that has the capability of doing business?

Harvard Business Review contains information on entrepreneurship research in business grouped by organizational culture, recent research on companies, leadership, strategy, innovation, productivity, marketing and people management thus facilitating the steps to be followed towards the creation of a company.

At Elsevier Science Direct, get open access to content collected from academic and professional journals in the field of business disciplines and entrepreneurship-oriented segments by launching searches using Keywords and author.

WRDS (Wharton) allows for obtaining data by vendors, concepts, companies / variables, as well as saving those queries to perform a further detailed analysis of the venture, as well as conducts analysis by topic, presenting them graphically for researchers in order to take advantage of different data sources and researching areas.

v/Lex is provided with legal information, legislation, administrative doctrine, jurisprudence and official bulletins to find all the legal information necessary to create a company. Use v/Lex International  to expand international legal information. 

Finally check on regular basis EDHEC, University of Vermont, Harvard Business Review, Loyola University of Chicago to be informed on the latest news of entrepreneurial issues.

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What aspects related to business management should be taken into account while creating a company? And, which commercial strategies undertake?

Find at EBSCO’s Business Source Complete tab, detailed information on the different trade disciplines.

The Markets option of Roubini Global Economics, prepares commodity reports along with the annual and quarterly forecasts of emerging markets. The Forecast option provides a table of contents and events to be monitored, with description of these and its implications for the market, forecasts of GDP and CPI, in a general perspective.

CRSP by WRDS (Wharton), allows obtaining data by companies, concepts and vendors and so to save those queries in order to perform detailed analyses on a targeted enterprise. This analysis can be conducted by subject and to be graphically presented, furthermore allowing researchers to take advantage of different data sources and research areas.

Another resource for obtaining this very same information is I/B/E/S from Thomson Reuters

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Which resources provide information on how to boost business?

Harvard Business Review accommodates information on entrepreneurship research, business, organizational culture, recent researches of companies, leadership, strategy, innovation, productivity, marketing and people management, thereby facilitating the task of creating companies.

The Economist Intelligent Unit EIU ViewsWire resource finds market research reports by organization or company, location, industry and title or create a Thesaurus. From the Browse menu, get access to reports of the same scope, by topic, location and date.

The Econlit database provides advanced searches so as to obtain reports on how to boost a business, by date of publication, type of source, language and the numeric order in which are to be retrieved.

Warc offers in the Tools tab, the ranking of the best marketing companies, case studies and strategic tools to boost businesses. The Topics tab provides information on industrial and geographic sectors.

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What are the profit and loss account specifics for a certain segment strategic market?

Thomson Reuters Eikon composes studies by market segments, graphs and technical analysis, data flow and third-party applications. If the location of the country is indicated, makes reports on different applications of negotiation strategies, portfolio intelligence management, and seasonal patterns, in order to help in making decisions on different segments of the market. It also runs simulations for financial and risk analysis. Please note that this resource can only be used by attending IE Library  in person.

In WRDS (Wharton), data is shown ordered by suppliers, concepts and companies. In addition it does allow saving the queries and performing a detailed analysis on entrepreneurship by theme, with aided graphic representations. For these and other reasons, researchers can take advantage of different data sources and research areas..

Follow the Markets section of the resource Roubini Global Economics, the possibility for comparing between companies or between groups of companies. In addition Orbis, allows for accessing descriptive information and financial data of companies, market studies and qualifications. 

Both, Sabi and Orbis resources, do offer inside Group analysis, the possibility for comparing in between companies or between groups of companies. In addition Orbis, allows for accessing descriptive information and financial data of companies, market studies and qualifications.

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What resource can be consulted in order to access to up-to-date information on the world of business and the latest acquisitions of companies?

Harvard Business Review contains information on research in entrepreneurship, business, organizational culture, recent researches of companies, leadership, strategy, innovation, productivity, marketing and people management, easing therefore the task of creating companies.

Business Research Library has its Advanced Search available to find the most recent financial and business information for those researchers interested in the business world.

From amongst the lists of journals and books, that Emerald resource contains, use the option Business, Management and Strategy, within the Accounting, Finance and Economics section, in order to find related topics about academic entrepreneurship. 

Within the resource Career Insider Vault, search inside the Companies section to find general information on a particular company, its competitors and news related.

In FT.com open the Companies tab and find information about entrepreneurship while in the Markets you get information about capital markets and basic products.

WRDS (Wharton) resource, allows for obtaining data from companies, saving those queries in order to perform a further detailed analysis of the business world and its acquisitions. Also performs analysis by topic, presenting them graphically so that researchers can take advantage of different data sources and research areas.

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How to find information to establish a company on a chosen country? 

From Westlaw International resource, accede to international materials from Australia, Canada, European Union, Hong Kong, Korea, United Kingdom and other international jurisdictions  by Jurisdictions, or access cases, administrative materials, legislation by Content Types, treaties, journals, legal memoranda, legal documents, jury verdicts and forms.

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