Once your professor has approved the industry segment that you have selected to track, you need to start planning your research. Keep in mind these research goals which will lead you to the sources you need to complete the assignment :
Then start to track your industry
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Trade industry reports may discuss or highlight trends.
The First Research industry reports found in the the Mergent Intellect database will list professional associations in the Websites & Acronyms section of the report.
Look for the First Research industry reports within the Mergent Intellect database.
Finding the NAICS and SIC codes for your industry
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