read the instructions below. Failure to comply with the
instructions will result in a penalty ranging from 5% to 100% of
this document as a template for your response. In other words,
type your student information and your answers into the document.
the elaboration of your project, the main-basic textbooks are the
same as in MGT524 Research Methods in Business course:
D. and Schindler, P. (2006), Business research methods, 9th Ed., New
and Bell (2011). Business Research Methods 3e. Oxford University
use Times New Roman, font size 12 and a line
spacing of 1.15
FP should have the following sections:
Review & Theoretical Framework
of Findings (including sustainability in solving organizational and
Limitations & Future Research
(by using APA 6th style referencing) & Appendices (at
a minimum, you will be required to include one appendix – i.e.,
maximum length of the FP is 5000 Words (i.e., this
excludes cover pages & reference page(s), appendices, etc.,).
FP should comply with the following:
Concepts and theories of leadership, organizational behavior, change
management, and communication for addressing organizational issues in
a cross-cultural organizational context
Evaluate and develop personal leadership behavior, knowledge and
skills using relevant tools and applied research
Appraise the importance of
sustainability in solving organizational and leadership issues.
You should cite all external sources in your text by using APA 6th
Edition format. It is a good idea to start your references section
at the beginning of the writing process and add to it as you go
along. It will be a tedious and time-consuming task if left until
you have completed the main body of the text. If you do leave it
until the end, the time spent on compiling the reference section is
time that would have been better spent on checking and amending your
Note: You have to create a fully automatic bibliography list.
ONLY a fully automatic bibliography list is acceptable. The
references should be in APA Style using Microsoft
Word (for more details see
attached file) or Mendeley
comb, wire or coil binding. Just
your assignment in the top left corner only.
Don’t put your assignment in a plastic folder, they are slippery
and difficult to handle.
remember that you will be judged by the quality of your work, which
includes your written work such as case study reports. Sloppy,
dis-organized, poor quality work will say more about you than you
probably want said! To ensure the quality of your written work, keep
the following in mind when writing your report:
Have someone else read it too! (particularly if English is not your
first language) This second pair of eyes will give you an objective
opinion of how well your report holds together. ALL works MUST be
TYPED and hard copy MUST be professionally presented – NO
spell checker to
eliminate spelling errors
grammar checking to
avoid common grammatical errors such as run on sentences.
that restating of case facts is not included in the format of the
case report, nor is it considered part of analysis. Anyone reading
your report will be familiar with the case, and you need only to
mention facts that are relevant to (and support) your analysis or
recommendation as you need them.
identifying and correctly matching theoretical basis
while building arguments will help in securing good grades.
you are going to include exhibits (particularly numbers) in your
report, you will need to refer to them within the body of your
report, not just tack them on at the end!
This reference should be in the form of supporting conclusions that
you are making in your analysis. The reader should not have to guess
why particular exhibits have been included, nor what they mean. If
you do not plan to refer to them, then leave them out.
in a formal manner suitable for scholarly work,
rather than a letter to a friend.
sense and logical thinking can do wonders for your evaluation!
should expect that the computer
lab’s printer or your printer will not be functioning
in the twelve hours prior to your deadline for submission. Plan
plagiarism please [100% penalty + referral to the OAI]
you use text from the textbook/articles, please make sure you
paraphrase it in a way that fits with your overall discussion.
Please put an appropriate citation to make it explicit that you are
using information from the sources. If you think the text fits into
your discussion without paraphrasing, please cite it in a way that
makes it clear that this is a direct quote (e.g. indent a paragraph
containing text or put a sentence in quotes)
not use information from the Internet to answer any of the
questions. Please use your own thinking/writing to answer the
Students found guilty of
plagiarism will be prosecuted in accordance
points will be given for responses that [up to 100% penalty]
Please make sure every paragraph
conveys a coherent unit of thought. No points will be given for
paragraphs which are, in essence, a random compilation of somewhat
related ideas from various sources.
not backed by evidence
evidence from the case study to support your claims
not related to leadership field
of your responses should be related to your research.
not relate to the topic
points will be given for responses that do not relate to topic.
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