The World Factbook provides information on 267 world entities. This information covers history, people, government, economy, geography, religion, communications, transportation, and military information. There are also maps of the world, oceans, and countries available.
Geert Hofstede studied the effects of culture on the workplace. This web tool allows you to compare Hofstede's six dimensions of national culture between two countries to see the different needs for each in the workplace. Great when considering international business relationships.
The US Census Bureau provides data about the US, Puerto Rico, and several island areas based on several censuses and surveys. The information can be used to examine things like income, demographic, and economic characteristics.
O*Net offers detailed descriptions of different occupations and careers for job seekers, workforce development, HR professions, and researchers. These descriptions include wages, employment trends, educations requirements, tasks, and more.
All the jobs listed under O*Net's bright outlook occupations are expected to either see an employment increase of 14% or more, have 100,000 or more job openings between 2014 and 2024, or are a new & emerging occupation in high growth industries.