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Business

LIBRARY DATABASES

DemographicsNow

Research demographic and statistical information for any U.S. geographic location.

 

Gale Courses

Hundreds of online courses, on subjects related to professional or personal development, led by expert instructors. From computer skills to grant writing, from test prep to accounting, there is something here for all interests. Courses run for 6 weeks, and are free to anyone with a Northville Library card.

Legal Information Reference Center

Copies of actual legal forms and documents continuously updated to reflect current state laws.

 

ReferenceUSA

Quickly locate information on publicly and privately owned companies in the U.S. & Canada.

Small Business Reference Center

Sample business plans, forms, and guides for starting and running your own business


WEBSITES


FREE APPS

Available through the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store.

Slack – Create different communication channels, send group messages, and even break off into one-off meetings within a slack channel.

Inigo – A networking app that allows you to create and share a virtual business card by tapping your smartphone with someone else’s.

MailChimp – Helps you easily boost your subscriber list, send out messages, automate your email campaigns, and create beautiful newsletters.


FREE PODCASTS

Available through apps like Podcasts app (iPhone, iPad), Stitcher app, Google Play Music app.

  • The Tim Ferriss Show: Often regarded as the top business podcast, host Tim Ferriss interviews world-class performers across industries to extract the tactics and routines listeners can use in their daily lives.
  • The Pitch: Real entrepreneurs pitch to real investors — for real money.
  • The Knowledge Project: Explores the ideas, methods, and mental models, that help expand your mind, live deliberately, and master the best of what other people have already figured out.