February 20, 2018August 18, 2017 adminPosted in Uncategorized You will provide an annotated bibliography of 25 references that you plan to use for your research paper. This must be in APA format, with a cover page and references that each includes a summary, analysis and reflection. This assignment is due by 12 midnight (EST) on the Sunday of Week 3.Why do an annotated bibliography? The provides an excellent response:A good annotated bibliography:encourages you to think critically about the content of the works you are using, their place within a field of study, and their relation to your own research and ideas.proves you have read and understand your sources.establishes your work as a valid source and you as a competent researcher. An annotated bibliography is a list of sources and includes APA formatted references to the articles, books and resources (all which should have been found through the Liberty University Online Library) which one has compiled for a research assignment. Following each reference is a brief description and an evaluation of the source. The purpose of an annotated bibliography is to benefit the researcher and provide the content, relevance and quality of the sources.Do NOT simply cut and past the abstract as the annotation, as they are not the same. Abstracts are summaries of a source, whereas annotations also include a short summary. Abstracts include a critical aspect to note the source’s author (why should s/he be considered an expert) and they explain the usefulness of the research being performed. Along with being an excellent source for APA formatting guidelines, The Owl at Purdue has helpful information regarding and also provides helpful You can expect to keep copies of the annotated bibliography completed for this class, as some of the research may be applicable for research required for other courses. Having an annotated bibliography ensures that a quick review will help a student determine the applicability of articles previously reviewed to required research. The APA format for an annotated bibliography is as follows: Author Last Name, First Initial. Middle Initial. (year). Name of journal article. Name of Journal is Next,volume(Issue), page numbers. A brief summary of the article. Assess the article according to the focus of the research and provide criticisms. Who is the author and how are they qualified? Reflect on the source and how it fits in the topic chosen to research. Is the source helpful? Too broad or too narrow? Explain how this research will fit into your research paper. Research Paper: OutlineYou will submit a detailed outline (approximately 1.5 pages) of the research you have performed which summarizes the order and content of your paper. The outline should be very specific and include at the end a list of the 25 references used in your paper. Include introductory and concluding paragraphs along with a title page (using proper APA format). Use the following outline format:1. Introduction126.96.36.199.188.8.131.52.184.108.40.206.2.2.3. Research Paper InstructionsYou will write a paper of 10–12 full pages (not including cover page, abstract or references pages) formatted in APA style and covering a topic on corporate communication found in the textbook.An introductory and conclusion paragraph should be included in your paper.Twenty-five academic, peer-reviewed articles are required to be utilized in your research paper. The research you found during the course and utilized in Discussion Boards can be used for the paper. There should be a focus and flow that ties all of the research together. As with the Discussion Boards, research should come from journals such as: the Harvard Business Review, Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Journal of Management Studies, etc. All articles should come from the Liberty University Online Library and should be no more than five years old.Beginning in Week 6, you will be able to submit your paper to Turnitin,an academic tool used to detect plagiarism, in order to determine the originality score for your paper. A submission can be made only once every 24 hours and cannot be submitted past the deadline SafeAssign links are provided Module/Week 6 in the Assignments folder for drafts, but the final draft must be submitted through the link in Module/Week 8.The Research Paper is due by 11:59 p.m. (ET) on Wednesday of Module/Week 8.