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This guide provides information on the BR101 classes. It also provides links to resources used, sample searches for practice and questions for assessment.

Locations

Tuesday      

6:00 – 7:30pm            

Room 005A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

or

Thursday        

2:00-3:30pm               

Room 208 Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab

 

Business Research 101 Participation Document

The Business Reference 101 class is designed to teach students and faculty strategies and tactics of business research using the print and electronic resources unique to Florida State University. Classes cover topics of interest to a wide variety of users.

There is no charge for the series of classes. While the badge will not be reflected in a student's GPA or transcript, a badge will be given to each student attending five (5) classes.

BR 101 Graduation Ceremony Spring 2016


Some of the Spring 2016 Graduates at their graduation party Thursday April 14.

Spring 2017

Business Research 101

Earn a badge by attending 5 classes. Each class will cover tips and strategies with hands-on research exercises.

Each class is taught 3 times during the week, you choose the best time for you! Tuesday (2-3:30 pm), Wednesday (6-7:30 pm), or Thursday (2-3:30 pm)

Graduate students can earn credit for Preparing Future Professionals by attending Industry ResearchCompany Research and Market Research classes, as well as, credit for Future Faculty & Preparing Future Professionals by attending the Ideation and Job Presentation classes. 

For additional information please visit: http://guides.lib.fsu.edu/br101 or contact Trip Wyckoff at twyckoff@fsu.edu

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Company Research

Learn to quickly research both public and private companies.

February 7    Tuesday 2-3:30 pm                      Room RBB (tbd) College of Business

February 8     Wednesday 6-7:30 pm         Room 005A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

February 9      Thursday 2-3:30 pm             Room 208 Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab

Industry Research

Learn tips and tricks to better research industries using databases & resources available at FSU.

February 14    Tuesday 2-3:30 pm                      Room RBB (tbd) College of Business

February 15     Wednesday 6-7:30 pm         Room 005A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

February 16      Thursday 2-3:30 pm             Room 208 Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab

Ideation

Identify and develop innovative business and job skills by researching underlining trends. 

February 21    Tuesday 2-3:30 pm                      Room RBB (tbd) College of Business

February 22     Wednesday 6-7:30 pm         Room 005A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

February 23      Thursday 2-3:30 pm             Room 208 Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab

Market Research

Learn about market research resources useful for company, country, industry, and consumer research.

February 28    Tuesday 2-3:30 pm                      Room RBB (tbd) College of Business

March 1           Wednesday 6-7:30 pm         Room 005A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

March 2           Thursday 2-3:30 pm             Room 208 Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab

The Job Presentation - Pulling It All Together

Learn to quickly assemble data using critical thinking skills for your next interview.

March 7          Tuesday 2-3:30 pm                      Room RBB (tbd) College of Business

March 8          Wednesday 6-7:30 pm         Room 005A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

March 9          Thursday 2-3:30 pm             Room 208 Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab

BR101 Fall 2016 Classes

Business Research 101

Earn a badge by attending 5 classes. Each class will cover tips and strategies with hands-on research exercises.

Graduate students can earn credit for Preparing Future Professionals by attending Industry Research, Company Research and Market Research classes, as well as, credit for Future Faculty & Preparing Future Professionals by attending the Ideation and Job Presentation classes. 

For additional information please visit: http://guides.lib.fsu.edu/br101 or contact Trip Wyckoff at twyckoff@fsu.edu

********************************************************************************************************************************************************         Upcoming BR101 Badge Class - Come to all of the classes over five days and earn a badge!

October 20, 24, 25, 26, 27 at 6-7:30pm in Room 005A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

Classes cover following topics: Ideation, Company Research, Industry Research, Market Research and Job Research

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Traditional 5 week course -

Ideation

Identify and develop innovative business and job skills by researching underlining trends. 

September 13      6-7:30pm         Room 005A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

September 15      2-3:30pm         Room 208 Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab

Industry Research

Learn tips and tricks to better research industries using databases & resources available at FSU.

September 20      6-7:30pm         Room 005A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

September 22      2-3:30pm         Room 208 Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab

Company Research

Learn to quickly research both public and private companies.

September 27      6-7:30pm         Room 005A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

September 29      2-3:30pm         Room 208 Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab

Market Research

Learn about market research resources useful for company, country, industry, and consumer research.

October 4              6-7:30pm         Room 005A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

October 6              2-3:30pm         Room 216 Dirac Science Library Conference Room (Room change)

The Job Presentation - Pulling It All Together

Learn to quickly assemble data using critical thinking skills for your next interview.

October 11            6-7:30pm         Room 005A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

October 13            2-3:30pm         Room 208 Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab

Make-up Classes

A make-up repeat of this class lineup will occur October 20, 24, 25, 26, 27 at 6-7:30pm in Room 005A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

Entrepreneurial Outreach Librarian

Trip Wyckoff
Contact:
Room 0027k
Strozier Library
Basement
850-645-1475
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