Karen Blakeman offers training and advice on finding quality information on the Internet. She provides a range of publications and services including:

  • training on advanced search techniques
  • workshops on sources of business information
  • consultancy and training on social networks and collaborative tools
  • tracking down information on companies, industries and markets
  • articles on search strategies

Seminars and workshops

See the Training section for details of forthcoming public presentations and workshops. A selection of Karen's past presentations are available for download from Slideshare and authorSTREAM.

Latest presentations on advanced search

Presentation given at the Executive Research Association Conference 2014

Presentations available on authorSTREAM

Search Strategies
Fact sheets and detailed strategies for more effective searching. The fact sheets are free but there is an annual subscription for full access to the documents, presentations and screencasts. Some articles are also available separately on a pay per download basis. There is a full list of what is currently available on the main Search Strategies page. Details of subscription levels and how to order are on the purchase page.

Search Strategies

Business Information on the Internet
Evaluated listings of key business resources including company information, share price information, directories, news, M&A and industry sectors.

Research and information services
If you are looking for information on companies, mailing lists, industry sectors or the latest research on a topic, I can help. I can source information for you or conduct research on your behalf.

News and views on search tools, social media and sources of business information.

Tales from the Terminal Room
Free electronic newsletter covering reviews of information sources, search tools and updates on business information resources.

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