Final Project Topic Selection (0.7-1 page)
This case study will be built around an organization with which you are familiar and will describe, analyze and resolve an organizational issue related to this organizational behavior class. Topics may include organizational structure, motivation, leadership, conflict, policies anything that could be made better through the application of your knowledge of organizational behavior. You will pick the issue, describe it and its impacts on the organization, research ways to improve or resolve the issue and then recommend a solution.
This week’s assignment is the first step in the writing of that paper. Select an organization and a topic and submit a one page synopsis, stating what you are studying, what you intend to learn and what you are going to do with that knowledge. List your organization, the topic, and your rationale for the selection. Your paper should be written in APA format with a title page.
Final Project Outline (1 page)
Following the topic selected on page 1, submit an initial outline for that personal paroject. This assignment is intended to demonstrate that you have organized your thinking and have some idea what your case study will be about. Your outline should include a brief synopsis of your case, 5-6 headings and relevant topics that will steer your project in its final direction. This is a living document and should be relevant enough to be the table of contents for your final paper.
Include a brief list of articles or topics that are you are researching (begin your reference list). This is a preliminary document and should include some ‘big picture’ ideas.