In your own opinion, what is the most valuable or important aspect of this course that you have
learned? Why is this valuable or important to you? How will you use this new learning you
have gained these past weeks?
I have learned a lot of essential and a
Proactive manager is one who completes all the work ahead of time and sets a good example for
team. So, that team follows the same footsteps. This type of manager not just considers his or her
responsibilities as work and needs to be submitted on time. Ho
Leading at an MNE environment needs all the leadership qualities as demonstrated by John
Maxwell (2007) in his book The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership. I believe leading is the
most challenging managerial function to perform at an MNE in different glob
I believe all four functions of management will be, to some degree, a challenge for a
multinational enterprise. This will also depend on the mode of entry of the organization into the
global market (export, foreign activities or direct investment). As all
The four managerial functions of planning, organizing, leading and controlling are important for
an MNE to be successful. I think the planning function is the most challenging. There are so
many factors to consider when entering into the global market. A
All four functions of management such as leading, planning, organizing and controlling are
important. We require all these functions to succeed effectively in management areas and also in
our daily activities. I believe my strongest quality out of these f
I agree with you that during the interview, we experience this question that which is your
strongest point. Once during my interview I also had this question. As a lady we need to perform
this entire role in our day to day life being daughter, w
"A critical part of the writing process is helping readers place your contribution in context by
citing the researchers who influenced you" (American Psychological Association, 2010, p.169).
There is a misperception among students and pr
The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (2010) defines Style as ".the rules or
guidelines a publisher observes to ensure clear, consistent presentation in scholarly articles" (p. 87).
APA style defines 5 levels
"Do you believe that a manager can be effective if he/she is not considered by subordinates to be
a leader?" Explain.
I dont believe that a manager can be effective if he/she is not considered by subordinates to be a
leader. Leadership qualities play a ve
I really like the way you explained leadership as the most valuable topic. I also learned lot of
leadership skills for this course; however, its an ongoing process, and I am improving on it.
Those skills are very essential for a person to be su
As you said, discussions were very interesting and important part of this course. It helped to
increase and enhance the learning experience not only for me but for whole class. It developed
the habits of shared learning and this experience will
Its undeniably true that communication is very vital in everyones life. Communication gap can
be caused by different accents and generally leads to a misunderstanding. I really appreciate that
you directly spoke with manager and figured out that
Communication is very important in our daily routine life. In todays economy, communication
plays a crucial role in every single field. Decoding is very significant element in communication.
As whenever we talk to anybody, it is very essentia
"In your experience, which communication element has often been the cause of your failures to
communicate? What can you do to improve your ability to communicate?"
It is permissible to provide personal examples if you wish to do so.
Every person has different priority in life, and that decides the motivation factor. Its absolutely
true that appreciation and recognition of person working hard to accomplish the desired result is
very important. This results in respect for the
I enjoyed reading your post. Unquestionably true that job satisfaction keeps the employees
motivated. Employees will perform better if they are well satisfied, and they are encouraged to
work superior if they feel happy.
The manager of a fast-food restaurant was overheard saying, "I believe that money is the best of
all possible motivators. You can say what you please about all the other nonsense, but when it
comes right down to it, if you give a guy a raise, you'll motiv
Manager cannot be a leader by simply giving orders. They have to set a good example by
conveying the vision. Effective manager leads the team by growing a company and allowing
subordinate to speak their mind. Manager should apply Law of Process
I really like the way you explained the qualities that a manager should have to be a leader. Its so
true that managers should always keep themselves updated by knowing whats happening in
company. Especially through communication as these is the
1. Briefly discuss the various forms of research and differentiate between descriptive,
correlational, interpretive, and experimental research methods.
According to Locke, Silverman, and Spirduso (2010) there are three types of research
Week 15 Lecture
Research Report Abstract
The different sections of a research report were covered in Week 5, including the Abstract. The
abstract is the final piece of a research report written as it summarizes the contents of the report,
The body of the research report/article begins with the Introduction. Under APA
format, the introduction does not require a title or heading label "Introduction" but rather
the paper title should be the first line on the page. The Introduction section beg
Whether it is the field of law, engineering, medical, or education, each profession has it's own "language"
or terminology. For most electrical engineers, the statement "A 6-stage ripple counter was implemented
using J-K flip-flops clocked on the falling
I believe that its very important that the reader must have an interest in reading research report.
Interest is the essential factor that influences the reader to read the report with enthusiasm. Many
students complain that research report
If authors wrote clear enough so that all may understand, the amount of information provided
would increase exponentially. Do you think it would be better for authors to expand their report
to that size to cater to more of an audience or should the author
I can relate with you Kenneth since I have also never asked to write an abstract. However after
going through the process, I realized that we have been surrounded with various examples of
abstract in our life through media, newspapers. Perfect example cou
I have also never asked to write an abstract in my undergraduate degree. It would have been so
much beneficial if undergraduate instructors would have assigned papers with abstract. We
would have learned and mastered the art of writing effective abstract
Discussion #1: Is the credibility of an author affected by the accuracy and completeness of
the reference list for a given article?
According to Jeff Staiger (2011), role of the reference list is providing a record of the sources
used for research and is
I would expect some difficulties in reading academic research reports. Its sometime hard to
understand the reports due to the language or author has used. Students lose track of what author
is saying and sometime have to keep going back over pages because