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Workshops

We deliver workshops in the specialist areas of Business data, Referencing, Advanced searching and Systematic reviews and Maths and Statistics.

Members of staff can request sessions to be delivered within the curriculum by completing this online form

We can also arrange group sessions for postgraduate students and researchers, tailored to support you and your colleagues. Contact us at uml.teachingandlearning@manchester.ac.uk to discuss options.

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Researching Mergers and Acquisitions Deals

Mon 25 Nov 2019, 13:00 - 14:00

This practical workshop will introduce you to the key resource on Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) deals.

Use Thomson ONE to:

find an overview of M&A markets

search for M&A deals using various variables

obtain detailed information on selected M&A deals

configure your own report output

You are expected to read our post Introduction to mergers and acquisitions before attending this workshop.

If you are not registered for a taught module in Alliance MBS building please email uml.teachingandlearning@manchester.ac.uk to arrange for someone to let you into the building as only these students have access, you are still welcome to attend the workshop!

Please email uml.teachingandlearning@manchester.ac.uk if you have any questions.

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Bloomberg introduction

Thu 28 Nov 2019, 13:00 - 14:00

Provides an introductory guide to the use of Bloomberg. 'Bloomberg Professional' is a company/financial data and news service.

Covers: Bloomberg keyboard, searching, practical session (worksheet), business news, Excel Add-In and Help features.

If you are not registered for a taught module in Alliance MBS building please email uml.teachingandlearning@manchester.ac.uk to arrange for someone to let you into the building as only these students have access, you are still welcome to attend the workshop!

Please email uml.teachingandlearning@manchester.ac.uk if you have any questions.

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Business data drop-ins

We are running this event more than once on the following dates and times:

Thu 28 Nov 2019, 15:00 - 16:00StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Thu 5 Dec 2019, 15:00 - 16:00StudentsStaffFullFind out more
Thu 12 Dec 2019, 15:00 - 16:00StudentsStaffFullFind out more

Do you have a burning question about business data or how to use business resources? The business data drop-in gives you the opportunity to ask that question and find a solution.

These are quick informal sessions, theres no need to book. They can get busy (especially at the beginning of semester) so you may have to wait a little while, but we'll answer your question as soon as possible.