Option #1: Research Processes and Strategies
Read the academic paper:
Kernan, B., Lynch, A., & Sheahan, C. (2011). A methodology for improving enterprise performance by analyzing worker capabilities via simulation (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.. International Journal of Production Research, 49(20), 5987-5998.
As you read, pay special attention to the research methodology the authors used and how they performed the analysis of the pseudo corporation.
After reading the paper, create a report that analyzes strengths and weaknesses across three criteria that are organized in the following three sections:
- Section 1: Identify the business strategy used, and offer a critique of a strength and a weakness of the strategy.
- Section 2: Explain the research processes used, as well as the strengths and weaknesses associated with them.
- Section 3: Define the outcomes achieved, and explain one strength and one weakness.
Be sure to properly organize your writing and include an introduction, headings / subheadings for the body of your work, an analysis and recommendations (if applicable), a conclusion, and a list of references.
Your paper should be, at a minimum, three pages in length, include a cover page and reference page, and conform to the CSU-Global Guide to Writing and APA (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.. Include at least three scholarly references in addition to the course textbook. The CSU-Global Library is a good place to find these references.