Industry Analysis

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Industry analysis is an important part of an organization’s overall business strategy.  Discover where you are in the market and how to stay ahead of the competition.

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BOOKS INCLUDED

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Industry Overview: Retail Industry
In this overview of The Retail Industry, we discuss how retail has evolved from traditional, face-to-face transactions to the age of online shopping. We also explore retail industry profiles and the challenges facing the industry.
Book Duration 28m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Banking Industry
In this overview of The Banking Industry, we discuss how banking fundamentals have been affected by globalization, regulation, and technology. We also explore the essentials of the industry, banking business profiles, and the challenges facing the industry.
Book Duration 30m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: The Health Care Industry
In this overview of The Health Care Industry, we discuss the evolution of individual sectors within health care and how they intersect and depend upon one another. We also explore industry profiles, the challenges facing the industry, and how global digital transformation has shaped health care thus far.
Book Duration 40m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Insurance Industry
In this overview of the insurance industry, we discuss how insurance manages risk in the digital age, along with the unique challenges and opportunities brought on by technology.
Book Duration 21m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Oil and Gas Industry
This Oil and Gas Industry overview discusses the events that have led to the current state of the industry. It also examines the main industry drivers, the challenges it faces, and how digital information has begun to transform it.
Book Duration 23m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Automotive Industry
In this overview of The Automotive Industry, we explore how the automotive space has changed since its first seeds back in 1885 to today’s complex industry. We examine the industry’s great successes, most significant challenges, and the key players that have shaped it.
Book Duration 27m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Utilities
In this overview of The Utilities Industry, we discuss how utilities have evolved from the first power station providing electricity to just 59 customers to an $845 billion industry offering a range of essential services. We also explore industry drivers, trends, challenges, and competition.
Book Duration 19m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Manufacturing
In this overview of the Manufacturing Industry, we discuss how manufacturing has evolved—from the Industrial Revolution through Industry 4.0—and how modern advances allow the industry and its processes to continue evolving.
Book Duration 22m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: The Telecommunications Industry
In this overview of The Telecommunications Industry, we discuss how telecommunications has gone from transmitting messages over a telegraph to constant, wireless messaging in the digital era. We also explore telecommunications industry profiles, its leading companies, and the challenges facing the industry.
Book Duration 22m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Agriculture
In this overview of The Agriculture Industry, we discuss how agriculture has evolved from traditional, local family farms to corporate farming and what’s known as “large-scale agriculture” or “industrial farming.” We also explore the industry profiles, as well as the challenges currently facing the industry and possible solutions.
Book Duration 21m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Capital Markets
In this overview of The Capital Markets Industry, we discuss the basic functions of capital markets, how they have evolved over time, the challenges they face, and their influence on the global economy.
Book Duration 35m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Biotechnology
In this overview of The Biotech Industry, we examine the history of the biotech industry over the last 150 years. We also explore today’s industry leaders and review the challenges the industry faces in the new millennium.
Book Duration 24m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Education Industry
In this overview of the education industry, we examine the industry essentials, including its history and major business factors. We’ll also look at the industry profile—its business model, individual sectors, participants, and competitive landscape—as well as the past, current, and future challenges facing the industry.
Book Duration 20m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Pharmaceutical Industry
In this overview of the pharmaceutical industry, we investigate how this competitive industry finances the creation of new medications and therapies to cure diseases, creates an environment to produce vaccines to prevent diseases, and works in tandem to create guidelines and structures for the always-evolving environment of medicine.
Book Duration 23m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Aerospace and Defense
In this overview of The Aerospace and Defense Industry, we discuss the history of the industry, how the World Wars evolved much of the technology, and the changes we can expect to see in the coming decades. We also explore industry profiles, challenges facing the industry, and how digitization has impacted aerospace.
Book Duration 22m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Food and Beverage
In this overview of The Food and Beverage industry, we explore the industry’s main sectors, its business drivers, and its challenges. We also examine the industry’s future and profile several key competitors.
Book Duration 19m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: The Federal Government
In this overview of the Federal Government, we discuss the three major branches of the US government, and specific functions that each branch is tasked with performing. We also explore key technological challenges facing the Federal Government in its roles promoting and maintaining economic stability, national security, prosperity, fair trade, and well-being for all.
Book Duration 23m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Information Technology Industry
In this overview of The Information Technology Industry, we discuss the technology milestones that chronicle the industry and the prevailing IT industry business drivers, segments, trends, and challenges. We also explore the profound role digital transformation has on the industry.
Book Duration 23m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Chemicals
In this overview of the Chemicals industry, we discuss how chemical manufacturing evolved because of advancements in polymer science and emerging global economies. We also explore chemical industry profiles and the challenges facing the industry.
Book Duration 21m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Consumer Electronics
In this Industry Overview on consumer electronics, we examine current trends within the industry, as well as the history of consumer electronics from the early days of radio to the latest advancements in smartphone and wearable device technology. We also explore challenges faced by the industry and key developments industry leaders are leveraging in the face of an increasingly competitive marketplace.
Book Duration 32m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Broadcasting & Entertainment
In this overview of the broadcasting and entertainment industry, we discuss the progression and current state of broadcasting and entertainment, giving attention to its structure and components, as well as the products that each industry sector provides. We also explore the main dynamics and drivers of the industry as well as its primary challenges.
Book Duration 22m Book Authors By Skillsoft

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Industry Overview: Natural Resources
In this overview of the natural resources industry, we examine the industry as a whole as well as the following four sectors: metals, mining, forest products, and building materials. We also discuss sustainability, renewable energy, and how both affect other industries, such as transportation and construction.