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We’ve compiled a list of over 225 web sites to help you research your clients, prospects and competitors while helping you keep up with important industry trends. There are also useful links to a variety of useful websites and we keep adding more so bookmark this page.
Advertising and Press Release Research Resources
Advertising Resources – Print Advertising, Broadcast Advertising, Online Advertising, Personal Advertising and Marketing, Other Advertising and Marketing Resources.
News Link – Maintains links to 8,000 Newspapers, Magazines, Broadcasters and News Services Worldwide:
Top News Circles:
Charity Funding News
elecworks, new Solidworks Solution Partner product
Iran News Round
New Bollywood films released this week
Paul Accounting News
smarri’s news from congoo
The Australian.info Global
The Australian.info Tech News
A List of What Top Executives are Reading
Area Code Look-ups
All Area Codes – North American Area Code Directory.
How to Call Abroad – Provides comprehensive & up to date information on how to dial internationally from the USA, Canada or from any other country.
Auctions and Purchasing Related
Amazon – Seeking to be Earth’s most customer-centric company for four primary customer sets: consumers, sellers, enterprises, and content creators.
eBay – eBay is the world’s largest online marketplace, where practically anyone can buy and sell practically anything.
Overstock.com – An online discount retailer selling a broad range of products including furniture, rugs, bedding, electronics, clothing, jewelry, travel, cars, and insurance.
Purchasing Network – Resources for professionals in the purchasing industry – Information on purchasing management, transportation services, e-commerce, on-line buying and materials.
uBid – The go-to online marketplace for new, overstock, closeout and re-certified products in more than 25 categories.
Books on Tape and Online
BooksOnTape – Creates audio tapes of entire books, from cover to appendix every single word. Over 4500 choices. Buy or rent. Great way to handle a commute.
Books Online – One more reason not to make that drive to the library -The On-Line Books Page provides an index to more than 7,000 books that can be FREELY read on the Web.
Business Building Tools
Action Plan Marketing – Authentic Marketing that Attracts More of Your Ideal Clients. How you can market your professional services with integrity and without hype.
Business Plan Software Review – Top 10 Reviews of Business Plan Software.
Electronic Fax Service – Electronic Fax Service.
PayPal – PayPal is the faster, safer way to pay and get paid online, via mobile devices and in store.
Coaching for Executives
Corporate Coaching International – Business and Career Coaching – Our firm is unique in its approach and scope and our vision is simple: to facilitate significant and enduring change in the lives of those we’re privileged to serve by providing competent, courageous, compassionate, and creative coaching.
Environment and Utilities Related
Executive and Personnel Research
GoogleAlerts – Google Alerts are email updates of the latest relevant Google results (web, news, etc.) based on your queries.
Hoovers – A D&B Company – D&B is the world’s leading source of commercial information and insight on businesses.
LinkedIn – LinkedIn operates the world’s largest professional network on the Internet in over 200 countries and territories.
NetProspex – NetProspex is a leading data company focused on helping B2B marketers improve their program results, reduce costs associated with bad data and realize greater business value from their contact data.
Southern California Directory – Resource for finding useful business information and service such as business, directory, health, shopping, economy, travel, culture, real estate, transport, finance and much more in Southern California.
Yahoo Finance – Resource for Publicly Traded Company and Competitive Research.
Financial Services Related
The Kaplan Group – The Kaplan Group – Commercial Collection Agency providing debt collection services. No cost unless we collect! Experts with 35 years of superior collection results.
All of the Foreign Embassies of Washington, D.C. – The Electronic Embassy provides information on each of the embassies in Washington D.C., with links to Web-based resources where available.
Database of Governments on the Web
Database of Governments on the Web
Worldwide Governments on the WWW
European Governments on the WWW
African Governments on the WWW
American Governments on the WWW
Asian Governments on the WWW
Oceanian Governments on the WWW
The U.S. Census Bureau
Census Results from the USA
Advance Monthly Sales for Retail and Food Services
Advance Report on Durable Goods Manufacturers’ Shipments
Inventories and Orders
Housing Vacancies and Homeownership
Inventories and Orders
Manufacturing and Trade Inventories and Sales
Monthly Wholesale Trade: Sales and Inventories
New Residential Construction
New Residential Sales
Quarterly Financial Report (QFR)
Manufacturing, Mining, Trade, and Selected Service Industries
Quarterly Financial Report – Retail Trade
Quarterly Services Survey
U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
U.S. SEC Filings & Forms (EDGAR) – All companies, foreign and domestic, are required to file registration statements (Such as Annual Reports), periodic reports, and other forms electronically through EDGAR. Anyone can access and download this information for free.
The U.S. Copyright Office
The U.S. Copyright Office – Provides expert and impartial leadership and advice on copyright law and policy to Congress, federal agencies, the courts, and the general public.
High Technology Related
The Leading Encyclopedia Provider – Definitions and Explanations of Computer and Internet terminology.
CR4 – The Engineer’s Place for News and Discussion.
Hello Direct, Inc. – Hello Direct has been the leading developer and direct marketer of desktop telephony products since 1987.
Office Depot – Office Depot, Inc. is a global supplier of office products and services.
OfficeMax – OfficeMax Inc. is a leader in integrating products, solutions and services for the workplace, whether for business or at home.
Staples – Staples is the world’s largest office products company and a trusted source for office solutions.
USA Postal Calculator – Postage Price Calculator Domestic and International Retail Prices.
Public Sector Related
Transportation and Logistics
All about freight – Freightgate – new dimensions in e-logistics.
Currency Converter – Latest currency exchange rates.
Dine.com – More than 80,000 restaurant reviews submitted by net users.
MapQuest – Door to door driving directions and maps in North America.
Website Design, Development, Maintenance and SEO
Search Engine Reviews – Compare Best Search Engine Marketing Services.
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