Business News/Advice

BusinessWeek online Coverage on the latest events in the business world

Forbes International business news

Financial/Investment Resources

Barron’s Stock market reports and information

Money Magazine Online articles regarding investment strategies

New York Stock Exchange Get the latest statistics from the nation’s dominant marketplace

Wall Street Journal Top financial and related news

General News

CNN Provider of the latest news from around the world

MSNBC A television & online news source covering world news stories

TIME Includes top business-related news and stories

USA Today Online version of the national newspaper

Government Sites

Internal Revenue Service An online resource to find the latest in tax law

North Carolina Department of Revenue Current NC business and individual tax laws; including forms, instructions, and electronic filing information

North Carolina Secretary of State Find out how to license a business in NC. Database of corporation names, plus details on governemnt assistance programs

Small Business Administration Business resource available for small business research

Federal Department of Labor Resource for the current labor laws and workers rights

U.S. Treasury Department Get the latest government-issued press releases and other national budget/economy details

Securities and Exchange Commission The site for the overseeing body of the securities world

Professional Organizations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Leading national organization for CPAs

North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants The ncaCPA provides services and support to the more than 10,000 CPAs in North Carolina that it represents

American Management Association A service provider striving to help business professionals and their organizations grow and prosper

American Society for Training and Development The world’s leading resource on workplace learning and performance issues

International Customer Service Association An organization that offers educational, professional development and networking opportunities to customer service professionals

Society for Human Resource Management The world’s largest association devoted to human resource management

Search Engines

Google One of the best internet search engines available A top-end business search engine