Librarians' Internet Index: Websites You Can Trust
This is a searchable and annotated subject directory of internet resources selected and evaluated by librarians for their usefulness to users of public libraries. Type " Business Management" or related terms in the search box.
Academy of Management Online (AOM)
AOM is a professional society of management professors, management consultants, and practicing business managers whose purpose is to foster advances of research and practice in the management field. The AOM website includes information about the academy, its activities, and its many divisions and interest groups (human resource management, operations management, organization and management theory, etc.)
Full-text articles from the group's online newsletter, Academy of Management News, are included.
American Management Association (AMA)
The AMA provides information about membership in the association as well as the seminars conducted by the association. Also included are the key findings of surveys and research reports on a variety of topics related to management.
Association for Training and Development (ASTD)
The website of ASTD, a professional association in the field of workplace learning and performance whose research projects focus on the developmental needs of organizations and the people within them, provides information on the group's conferences and includes an archive of full-text research reports.
Business Management Consultants (BMC)
The website of BMC, a management consulting firm which provides global information on project management to help organizations tackle developmental challenges, provides certification information for Project Management Professionals as well as outlines and descriptions of BMC's courses and public programs. It also includes abstracts and, in some cases, the full text of articles from BMC Journal as well as reviews of new books on project management (with links to amazon.com).
Financial Executives International (FEI)
The website of FEI, a professional organization of senior financial executives from U.S. and Canadian corporations whose purpose is to provide information on changes in managerial and organizational processes, includes information on the institute's seminars, conferences, and continuing education opportunities, as well as job listings. News and developments in the field of financial management as well as information on technical and policy issues are also provided. Peer networking opportunities are included.
Human Resource Planning Society (HRPS)
In addition to membership information and information about the educational programs of the society, this site includes HRPS news. Journal articles and research symposium proceedings are available for purchase and immediate download. Links to other websites related to human resources are provided.
Institute of Management Administration (IOMA) Business Management Supersite
In addition to information about the organization and its membership, this site includes discussion groups and a Recruiters Center, which posts job opportunities in management administration. It also includes information on conferences and how to order additional information.
National Association for Female Executives (NAFE)
The website of NAFE, a professional association of women business owners, includes membership information, news, events, educational and networking opportunities, and job resources. Links to the websites of governmental and business resources (Bureau of Labor Statistics, Bureau of the Census, Small Business Association's Office of Women Business Ownership, etc.) are provided. Articles from recent issues of NAFE 's magazine are also included.