Links

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This section includes carefully selected links to best-practice tutorials, articles, resources, and topics including international business, licensing, open innovation, intellectual property and patents, business intelligence, market research and more.
 
Our goal is to provide access to the most current information and resources on strategy, marketing, and international business. This section features information on the latest industry trends and best practices in these fields, and are available for you as a resource to help you enhance your organization’s performance.

The referenced white papers, webinars, case studies, articles, website links, blogs, etc. will provide you with information and insights into how you can improve your company’s strategy formulation and implementation.
 
The development of additional resources and information is an ongoing initiative at Global Strategy. Please check back often for updated information and feel free to email us with new resources to include here.

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Intellectual Property

Directory of Intellectual Property Offices
www.wipo.int/directory/en/urls.jsp
 
National Patent Office Databases
www.wipo.int/patentscope/en/search/national_databases.html
 
EU Member States’ Patent Offices
www.epo.org/service-support/useful-links/national-offices.html
 
Japan Patent Office
www.jpo.go.jp
 
United States Patent and Trademark Office
www.uspto.gov
 

Licensing

Licensing Executives Society International
www.lesi.org
 
Negotiating Technology Licensing Agreements – A Training Manual
www.wipo.int/sme/en/documents/guides/technology_licensing.html
 
Negotiating Technology Licensing Agreements
www.tradeforum.org/news/fullstory.php/aid/504/
 

Business Development

Business Plans
www.bplans.com
 
Entrepreneur magazine
www.entrepreneur.com
 
Startup Nation
www.startupnation.com
 
U.S. Small Business Administration
www.sba.gov
 

International Business

Commercial News USA
www.usa.gov/Business/Trade.shtml
 
Foreign Trade Online
www.foreign-trade.com
 
IMEX: International Business Exchange
www.imex.com
 
USA.gov: International Trade Resources
www.usa.gov/Business/Trade.shtml
 
Trade Show News Network
www.tsnn.com
 
World Trade Centers Association
www.wtca.org
 

Market Research, Business and Competitive Intelligence

Market Research.com
www.marketresearch.com
 
Marketing Research Association
www.marketingresearch.org
 
Strategic and Competitive Intelligence Professionals
www.scip.org
 

Open Innovation

Open Innovation Business Exchange
http://bx.businessweek.com/open-innovation
 
Open Innovation Community
www.openinnovation.net
 
Open Innovation Europe
www.openinnovation.eu
 
Open Innovation Society
www.openinnovationsociety.org