What is a Research
A problem is anything which gives a person a
feeling of discomfort.
A problem could be a state of affairs that needs
to be changed or anything that is not working as
For researchers, problems could be conditions
After formulating the theoretical framework, the
researcher has to develop the conceptual
framework of the study.
A concept is an image or symbolic
representation of an abstract idea. Chinn and
Kramer (1999) define a concept
Every study is based on something. This something is
generally a broad theoretical area in the existing
Some examples include leadership, management,
conflict management, entrepreneurshi
What is Research?
research as a careful, critical, disciplined inquiry,
varying in technique and method according to
the nature and conditions of the problem
identified, directed toward the clarification or
resolution of a problem.