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MBA550_Article Review

Article/case-study review (2014-2019)

Article review #1: Select a concept from our textbook that you would like to further study.

Team development (motivation) I choice this concept

Please see guidelines below:

· 3-5 page paper, double spaced, 12 font (not including cover page and reference page).

· The article must be a related article from a scholarly journal.

· Works cited – APA format.  (include an additional minimum of 2 different references from 2014-2019). All references must be peer reviewed. Please ask if you are unfamiliar with this requirement.

· Edit/correct/proof your paper before submission

· All submissions are scanned through Turnitin

Your paper should have the following headers and information:

· Cover page: Include your name, course name, date, etc.

· Introduction: Introduce the article title, author(s), year published, brief description of the study.

· Main purpose: State as accurately as possible the author’s purpose for conducting the study. Refer to journal article Abstract.

· Basic argument: The key question(s) that the author is addressing… What are the key question(s) in the mind of the author(s) when they wrote the article?

· Key concept(s): What are some concepts that you need to understand and know about in this article? What are the most important ideas you would have to understand in order to understand the author’s line of reasoning?

· Important facts: Include important findings, information or key points in this article is… (Figure out the facts, experiences, data the author is using to support his/her conclusions.)

· Personal takeaways: What did you learn from the article?  How has what you learned broadened your understanding of what your article is showcasing?

· Assumption(s): What is the author taking for granted or might be questioned about?

· New findings: What new research has been conducted on this topic?  Incorporate the new research articles. What is the connection to the main article?

· Conclusions: Identify the key conclusions the author comes to and presents in the article, your stance, and findings.

· Reference page: Include library link of articles reviewed and those links mentioned above.

· Edit/correct/proof your paper before submission