Learning Goal: I’m working on a business writing question and need the explanation and answer to help me learn.
Find a current article that relates to some aspect of business communication effectiveness or failure, organizational feedback, the Goal Setting Theory, email etiquette, organizational values and ethics, organizational politics, communication between various generations in the workplace, or cultural issues in the workplace.
- This is a two- to three-page summary (excluding title page and reference page) in APA format of a recent business communication / professional skills development article from the Wall Street Journal, Business Week, cnn.com (business), wallstreetjounal.com, or a like business periodical.
- Select an article no more than four weeks old about.
- Provide complete reference information on the article including title, author/reporter, date, periodical, location in the periodical (page, etc.) in APA format.
- Discuss at least three major points presented in the article.
- You are to relate the article to three points from the course. You need to clearly define how those points relate to the article in your paper. This assignment is not just summarizing articles.
10 Points for Summary of the Article
10 Points for Each Major Point Discussed (10 *3)
10 Points for Correct APA Formatting
50 Points Total