Article Analyses (2 required)
Students will demonstrate their mastery of the four functions of management by completing a series of article analyses in which they read the article, summarize it, create parenthetical citations (3 or more styles in each article), discuss implications and include a reference list at the end of the analysis essay (3-5 pages each, excluding title and references pages, APA Style).
The most common form of in-text citation is known as a parenthetical. This means that the reference information is provided within parentheses at the end of the sentence.
Parenthetical citation structure:
(Author Last Name, Year Published)
Parenthetical citation APA example:
(University of Minnesota, 2015)
Example in use:
"Planning is the function of management that involves setting objectives and determining a course of action for achieving those objectives" (University of Minnesota, 2015).
What are the four functions of management, and why are they important?
What do managers do to help their team, and the organization? Why is managing so important? When you are reading your textbook and other readings, think about it.
Want a good grade? Follow the Directions!
The next generation research tool, this site allows the user to collect, organize, cite, and share research sources. It lives right where you do your work-in the web browser itself.