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The Role of Business ResearchIs the scientific method an essential part of business research?How so, or Why not?Yes, the scientific method is an essential part of business research, for any research in my opinion.Itprovides a structure or guideline for your research.“The scientific method is the way researchers goabout using knowledge and evidence to reach objective conclusions about the real world”[Zik13].Usingthe scientific method will help ensure that you begin with a clean unbiased slate and to remain asneutral as possible.If you are attempting to gain the best information possible for your businessdecisions, you want to ensure it is free of any pre-conceived notions.Also, as with our topic approvalform, you want to start with a clearly defined goal.“A scientifically conducted research study attemptsto answer a clearly defined question. The nature of this question then helps determine the study'smethodology, how data will be analyzed, and how the findings will be stated”[Kni15].Throughout my career, I have always thought that I use a scientific approach to solving problems.WhenI was an electronics technician, you always wanted to start each problem free of what you might thinkthe source is and let your observations/measurements lead you to the problem.You need to possess an

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Fall
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Business, phone calls

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