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Social Entrepreneurship (LEAP Academy): Find Company Research

This research guide supports Professor Jose Torres' Social Entrepreneurship course with the LEAP Academy.

Company research helps determine your business' competitive landscape. Research other companies in your industry to understand your competition. 

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Cite a MarketLine Company Profile

APA:

MarketLine. (year, month day) Title: Company profile. Retrieved month day, year  from MarketLine Advantage database.

Cite a PrivCo Company Profile

APA:

PrivCo. (n.d.). Company Name. [Company profile]. Retrieved month day, year from PrivCo database.

Cite a ReferenceUSA Company Profile

APA:

InfoGroup, Inc. (n.d.). Company Name [Company profile]. Retrieved month day, year from ReferenceUSA database.

Library Online Resources

  • MarketLineRutgers-restricted database with comprehensive company profiles for many publicly traded companies. In the search box drop-down menu, select Company Profiles and then search by company name
     
  • ReferenceUSARutgers-restricted database with detailed company profiles for many U.S. and Canadian companiesSearch by company name
     
  • PrivCo: Rutgers-restricted and registration required database with company profiles for non-publicly traded companies. Search by company name.

Open Online Resources

These online resources are not restricted to Rutgers students and affiliates.

Related Research Guides

The following research guides are a more comprehensive overview of this topic: 

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