Company Research

Career Services has a variety of resources available to assist you with researching companies, organizations and various geographic regions locally, nationally and across the globe!

Resources for Northeast Wisconsin & Statewide

Resources for National and International Employers

As a currently enrolled student, recent graduate or registered alumnus, you can search for employers in Handshake by name, location, employer size, industry, or keyword. 

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GoinGlobal- USA City Career Guides: USA City Guides contain career and employment resources for the largest metropolitan areas in the USA. Included in this database are: job search resources, employment outlook, professional networking groups, cost of living, major employer listings by industry sector, non-profits and volunteer opportunities. H1B employer listings are also listed for all 50 states!

GoinGlobal Country Career Guide: GoinGlobal career and employment resources include world-wide job openings, internship listings, industry profiles and country-specific career information. More than 30,000 pages of constantly-updated content is included on topics such as work permit/visa regulations, resume writing guidelines and examples, employment trends, salary ranges, networking groups, cultural/interviewing advice, corporate profiles and worldwide job listings... plus much more!

Additional On-Line Resources 

  • BizHWY: The Business Directory
  • Directory of Associations: Find over 35,000 local, regional, national and international associations.
  • Forbes: Each year, Forbes publishes their rankings for a wide range of categories. View the "Companies" section to view lists such as America's Best Large Employers, The World's Most Innovative Companies, or Small Giants: Best Small Companies>
  • FORTUNE  Ranks America's Top Employers, Links to company profiles & corporate websites.
  • gives you an inside look at company salaries, reviews and interview questions for more than 600,000 companies worldwide. University of Wisconsin - Green Bay students and recent alumni: send an email from your ‘.edu' account and you will receive a free full access student account. You'll get free access to everything without having to post anything.
  • IQS Directory: Industrial Quick Search Manufacturer Directory
  • NIRA's World Directory of Think Tanks
  • Worldwide NGO Directory

Printed Resources

UW-Green Bay Cofrin Library has a variety of resources available in print and on-line format, including Business Directories and On-Line Databases including ABI/Inform Global and LexisNexis Academic.