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

Monday        

2:00-3:30pm               

Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab and Conference room 208

or

Tuesday      

6:00 – 7:30pm            

05A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

or

Thursday    

12:30 – 2:00pm           

Room 210, RBA Rovetta Business A

 

Certificate of Business Research

The Certificate of Business Reference 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 certificate will not be reflected in a student's GPA or transcript, a certificate of participation will be given to each student attending six (6) of the ten(10) classes. Each class is held twice, on a Monday and a Thursday and lasts just over an hour.

 

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Fall 2014

**UPDATE**

Due the tragic events in Strozier, the 11/20 BR101 class has been postponed until 12/4. I apologize I have not gotten certificates to a number of you but all of my materials are in Strozier and I have no access until 11/21. Please be assured this will not be held against your recieving a certificate.

Regards

Trip

 

 

Business Research Certification Program

Earn your certificate by attending 6 of 10 classes.

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

 

Each class is held at three separate times:

 

Monday         2:00-3:30pm                Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab and Conference room 206

or

Tuesday       6:00 – 7:30pm             05A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

or

Thursday     12:30 – 2:00pm            Room 210, RBA Rovetta Business A

 

6/60 Six Databases in 60 minutes

Overview of the six key business databases you need to know.

September 15   2:00-3:30pm                Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab and Conference room 206

September 16   6:00 – 7:30pm             05A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

September 18   12:30 – 2:00pm           Room 210, RBA Rovetta Business A

 

Company Research

Learn to quickly research both public and private companies.

September 22   2:00-3:30pm                Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab and Conference room 206

September 23   6:00 – 7:30pm             05A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

September 25   12:30 – 2:00pm           Room 210, RBA Rovetta Business A

 

Industry Research

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

September 29   2:00-3:30pm                Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab and Conference room 206

October 7           6:00 – 7:30pm             05A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

October 2         12:30 – 2:00pm           Room 210, RBA Rovetta Business A

 

Market Research

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

October 6         2:00-3:30pm                Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab and Conference room 206

October 14        6:00 – 7:30pm             05A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

October 9         12:30 – 2:00pm           Room 210, RBA Rovetta Business A

 

Ideation

Identify and develop innovative business ideas while researching their underlining trends.

October 13       2:00-3:30pm                Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab and Conference room 206

October 21       6:00 – 7:30pm             05A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

October16        12:30 – 2:00pm           Room 210, RBA Rovetta Business A

 

Entrepreneurialism/ Social Entrepreneurship

Learn what FSU’s resources are useful for starting, funding and growing a small business or social concern.

October 20       2:00-3:30pm                Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab and Conference room 206

October 28       6:00 – 7:30pm             05A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

October 23       12:30 – 2:00pm           Room 210, RBA Rovetta Business A

 

 

International Research

Learn to quickly research international companies, industries, and countries.

October 27       2:00-3:30pm                Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab and Conference room 206

November 4       6:00 – 7:30pm             05A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

October 30       12:30 – 2:00pm           Room 210, RBA Rovetta Business A

 

Wall Street Analysis & Finance

Learn to research public companies like the investment pros do!

November 3     2:00-3:30pm                Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab and Conference room 206

November 18     6:00 – 7:30pm             05A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

November 6     12:30 – 2:00pm           Room 210, RBA Rovetta Business A

 

Intellectual Property: Patents & Trademarks

Learn how to search and protect intellectual property @ FSU!

November 10   2:00-3:30pm                Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab and Conference room 206

*November 18   6:00 – 7:30pm*             05A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

November 13   12:30 – 2:00pm           Room 210, RBA Rovetta Business A

 

Job Search

Learn to quickly and efficiently research a company or industry for your next interview.

November 17   2:00-3:30pm                Dirac Science Library Instruction Lab and Conference room 206

*December 2   6:00 – 7:30pm*             05A Library Instructional Room Basement Strozier

November 20   12:30 – 2:00pm           Room 210, RBA Rovetta Business A

** No class on November 11, classes will extend one week for the 6-7:30 class

 

Summer 2014 Classes

Business Research Certification Program – Summer 2014

For additional information please contact Trip Wyckoff at twyckoff@fsu.edu

                <<Please Note: Class Change of Dates Below>>

Earn your certificate by attending 6 of 10 classes.

Each class is held at two times:

Monday               12:30-1:45PM       Room 310, HCB

Thursday               2:00 – 3:30           Room 206, Dirac Science Library

 

6/60 Six Databases in 60 minutes

Overview of the six key business databases you need to know.

Monday                                May 12                                  12:30-1:45PM     Room 310, HCB

Thursday                             May 15                                  2:00-3:15PM        Room 206, Dirac Science Library

 

Company Research

Learn to quickly research both public and private companies.

Monday                                May 19                                  12:30-1:45PM     Room 310, HCB

Thursday                             May 22                                  2:00-3:15PM        Room 206, Dirac Science Library

 

Industry Research

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

Monday                                June 2                                  12:30-1:45PM     Room 310, HCB

Thursday                             May 29                                  2:00-3:30 PM       Room 206, Dirac Science Library

 

Market Research

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

Monday                              June 9                                    12:30-1:45PM     Room 310, HCB

Thursday                           June 5                                    2:00-3:30 PM       Room 206, Dirac Science Library

 

Ideation Research

Identify and develop innovative business ideas while researching their underlining trends.

Monday                               June 23                                    12:30-1:45PM     Room 310, HCB

Thursday                            June 12                                  2:00-3:30 PM       Room 206, Dirac Science Library

 

International Research

Learn to quickly research international companies, industries, and countries.

Monday                                June 16                                  12:30-1:45PM     Room 310, HCB

Thursday                             June 19                                  2:00-3:30 PM       Room 206, Dirac Science Library

 

Wall Street Analysis & Finance

Learn to research public companies like the investment pros do!

Monday                               July 7                                  12:30-1:45PM     Room 310, HCB

Thursday                            June 26                              2:00-3:30 PM       Room 206, Dirac Science Library

 

Intellectual Property: Patents & Trademarks

Learn how to search and protect intellectual property @ FSU!

Monday                                July 14                                   12:30-1:45PM     Room 310, HCB

Thursday                             July 10                                   2:00-3:30 PM       Room 206, Dirac Science Library

 

Start-Up Entrepreneurialism

Learn what FSU’s resources are useful for starting, funding and growing a small business.

Monday                                July 21                                   12:30-1:45PM     Room 310, HCB

Thursday                             July 17                                   2:00-3:30 PM       Room 206, Dirac Science Library

 

Job Search

Learn to quickly and efficiently research a company or industry for your next interview.

Monday                                July 28                                   12:30-1:45PM     Room 310, HCB

Thursday                             July 24                                   2:00-3:30 PM       Room 206, Dirac Science Library

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Office Hours:
SC Office Hours: Tu 6-10PM (also by appt.); Office Hours: by appt.
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Areas of Responsibility:
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