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BUS 209 Written Communication in Business

Note: This guide is designed specifically for the Homey writing project (Sections 1, 2, 3, 5; Instructor Wesley Lucas).

Selected Databases for Industry Reports and Overviews

Find Industry Articles in Journals, Magazines, News Sources


Finding industry news sources on the web

  • Go to Google or Bing
  • Enter site:.com (name of your industry) “industry news”
  • Example for the firearms industry:  site:.com  guns  “industry news”
  • Examine the results and identify those that appear to be industry-specific sites (shootingindustry.com, ammoland.com, gunbroker.com, nssf.com)
  • Search within those sites. For example: site:shootingindustry.com “social responsibility” beretta