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(the asterisk will return all variations of the root word entrepreneur, i.e., entrepreneur, entrepreneurs, entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial).
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Video case studies tell a real story in video from a first-person point of view and feature many well-known companies, such as: Pinterest, Target, Airbnb, Facebook, Netflix, Google, HomeDepot, Capital One, and Salesforce. Topics include Business Transformation, Design Thinking, Machine Learning, Microservices, Mobile, Technical Leadership, and User Research.
Case studies, approximately 10 pages long, typically addressing either industry trends or a company's strategy. Select “Case Studies” from the drop-down menu next to the search bar.
Journal of Cases on Information Technology
Peer-reviewed journal of real-life teaching cases and case studies based on individual, organizational, and societal experiences, related to the utilization and management of information technology.
Business Source Complete
A massive database with articles covering all aspects of business. The following journals are dedicated to case studies, and more cases are findable using the Advanced Search options: Learn this search!
MIT Sloan LearningEdge
The teaching business case studies available on LearningEdge, which fall under the headings of entrepreneurship, leadership/ethics, operations management, strategy, sustainability, and system dynamics, are narratives that facilitate class discussion about a particular business or management issue.
eBooks & Print Books
Many business book chapters feature case studies. From the Library Search (catalog) page, add the phrase: "case studies" (in quotations) to a broad keyword search, e.g., "case studies" AND (entrepreneur* OR startup).
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