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Research for Your Job Search: CREATE A TARGET COMPANY LIST

How to locate companies you want to work at according to your own specific criteria

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ALL FIELDS: build lists of companies by location, industry, size, etc.




  • Use D&B Hoovers to locate consumer products firms (find NAICS code first for specific industries.)
  • Greenbook - directory of market research firms


  • Operations jobs are available in all kinds of firms - for those, see the "All Fields" list above. 
  • For manufacturing firms, use Build a List, then browse the NAICS codes for Manufacturing in D&B Hoovers
  • Thomas Register database (free) is another good source for manufacturing company lists.