Founded by longtime research analysts Laura Young and Michael Hill, Bizologie is an independent research consultancy serving venture capital firms, private equity firms, start-ups and established companies. On their website, they provide listings of free business research resources. They state, “One of our goals at Bizologie is to help you keep up with free resources for business research. Here are a few of our favorite sites, tools and tactics for doing business research on a shoestring budget.” The resource categories are: Favorite Tactics; Favorite Tools, such as Prezi, Aviary, and Bliss Control; Finance; General Business; International Statistics; Marketing, Advertisers, and Shoppers; Oil & Gas; Private Companies-Domestic; Private Companies-International; and Statistics & Government Data. There are also great blog posts including “How To Find a SWOT Analysis,” and “Using Investor Presentations for Energy and Gas.”