Your paper should be submitted via the Final Paper Submission link above as an APA 7th ed. format Microsoft Word document.
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For this assignment you will create an APA 7th ed. format paper. You will research the leadership/management style of a high profile leader/manager (one of the ten CEOs listed below). The topics in your paper are required to include the following three (3) topics:
Information about the CEO’s personal and professional background related to their current role as a CEO.
The CEO’s specific leadership/management style and skills This is the focus of your paper. Include the concepts you learned in this course, the concepts in the course textbook, a minimum of three (3) full-text peer-reviewed scholarly journal articles found in the Online Keiser Library, and articles from professional websites.
Include research regarding why this person is (or is not) such an effective leader/manager. Please address their display of social responsibilities, ethical practices, and any supported regulations related to their leadership/management style. This is also the focus of your paper. Include the concepts you learned in this course, the concepts in the course textbook, a minimum of three (3) full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly journal articles found in the Online Keiser Library, and articles from professional websites.
Your APA 7th ed. format paper is required to include the following:
An Abstract is not required.
Body of the Paper – Three (3) to Five (5) pages of content excluding the Title and Reference pages. The body of your paper should be double-spaced in Times New Roman 12 pt. font.
You should access the Online Keiser Library and use information from articles you find there. Your articles should be peer-reviewed journal articles. The textbook is a required source. You may also include articles from professional websites as additional sources. All sources are required to be published from 2012 to present. Please read the list of sources that are not accepted below.
A Conclusion at the end of your paper
Include a Reference Page formatted in correct APA 7th ed. format
It is required you use at least three (3) full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly journal articles found in the Online Keiser Library published from 2012 to present as references in addition to the course textbook.
General APA Guidelines For This Paper:
Your paper is required to be an APA 7th ed. format Microsoft Word document.
Your APA paper should be typed, double-spaced on standard-sized paper (8.5″ x 11″) with 1″ margins on all sides. You should use 12 pt. Times New Roman font. Include a page number at the top of every page flush right at the margin. A Running head and page headers are not included in APA 7th ed. format student papers.
Please refer to the ‘Business Writing and Research APA Formatting Videos” section in the ‘Getting Started’ tab located in the course menu on the left sidebar to learn correct APA format.
You can also utilize the Online Writing Lab (OWL) for help writing your paper. Information for the OWL is located in the ‘Getting Started’ tab.
Major Paper Sections
Your paper is required to include these three components: Title Page, Main Body, and References. An Abstract in not necessary for this paper.
The Title Page of your paper should contain the title of your paper, author’s name (your name), the institutional affiliation (Keiser University), course number and course name, and the date.
Include the following centered in the upper half of the page:
Title of Your Paper
Author’s Name (Your Name)
MAN1021 Principles of Management
Body of Paper
The content of your paper should be uniformly double-spaced. Begin the body of your paper on page 2 by typing in your full title on the top of the page. The title must be centered and in title case in bold text. This is an APA Level 1 Topic Heading. Then press the enter key once, change your alignment to left and begin typing. Each paragraph must be indented by ½ inch. Do not write the word ‘Introduction’ at the beginning of your paper. In APA format papers the first paragraph is always the Introduction, so it is it does not need to be titled as such. The body of your paper should be a minimum of 3-5 pages in length.
Include the following three required assignment topics as APA Level 1 Topic Headings:
Personal and Professional Background
Leadership/Management Style and Skills
Why This CEO is (or is not) an Effective Leader/Manager
The Reference page is the last page in your paper. This should be a new page and the word ‘References’ should appear at the top of the page in bold text and centered. This is an APA Level 1 Topic Heading.
1. Only include the references for the sources you cited in your paper on the Reference page.
2. In APA format all references are required to be in hanging indent format and uniformly double-spaced.
3. Each of the references for your sources should be listed alphabetically by last name.
4. All references are required to be in correct APA 7th ed. format.
It is required to provide the Jones & George (2022) course textbook as a source
A minimum of three full-text journal articles from the Online Keiser Library are required sources. Look for full-text academic journals and periodicals in the Online Library.
In addition to the course textbook and articles from the Online Keiser Library you may use articles from professional online websites.
All information you provide from the sources you use is required to be paraphrased in your words and cited appropriately in correct APA 7th ed. format using narrative and/or parenthetical in-text citations. Direct quotes from your sources are not accepted even if cited.