Final Research Paper
NOTE: THE ROUGH DRAFT is due Wednesday of Week 3 and the FINAL PAPER IS DUE Wednesday of Week 4, at 11:59 PM ET.
It should be submitted via the assignment link located in Week 4 as a Word File.
Write a 5 page paper not including the cover page, table of contents, or references in APA format.
Your paper should contain the following:
- Your name
- An introduction
- 4-5 pages (double-spaced, no more than 12 pt. font) of cited research in APA format.
- A conclusion
- References in APA format
Choose one from the topics below:
1. "The Leadership Challenges of Today" :
Prepare a paper that will seek to examine the varied traits and skills necessary to deal with these challenges. (Example: What makes a good leader, how different organizations are structured, and how behavior can best be understood). Try to examine leadership models in the workplace and take an unbiased approach to understanding different leadership models. The 'Body' of paper must be 5 pages.
2. "Charismatic Leadership" :
It is true that charisma has no genetic link. Charisma is a characteristic which often leaves people in awe. Some seem to naturally possess it, yet many do not. Prepare a paper on the powerful element of charisma. Discuss whether or not charisma can be developed through practice and acquired skill. The 'Body' of the paper must be 5 pages.
Paper Grading Criteria:
Organization: 25points possible
Flow/Readability: 20 points possible
Content/Knowledge: 25 points possible
Bibliography/References: 10points possible
Followed Guidelines/APA format: 10 points possible
Grammar/Spelling: 10 points possible
Total : 100 points