LEADERSHIP & CHANGE IN ORG

Research suggests that being a good public speaker can help individuals grow their business, advance their careers, and form strong collaborations (Tsaousides 2017). However, communicating your ideas clearly and presenting them in public can prove to be a challenge. For this forum, discuss what researchers believe are the top reasons for public speaking anxiety or fear. Determine if any of these reasons are applicable to you and what would be the best remedy to overcome these fears.

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Capital Budgeting

Financial Analysis

Write an annotated bibliography of each article.

. Based on the articles you reviewed, discuss what you learned

In addition, discuss how a manager would use the concepts in the articles you reviewed in managerial decisions.

WHAT IS THE BEST BUSINESS MODEL FOR THE SMALL BUSINESS OR STARTUP YOU HAVE CHOSEN?

What is the best business model for the small business or startup you have chosen? In one page, outline at least three different business models and then select the best model for your business. Then, give a short statement explaining why this is the best model. Remember, you will take feedback from all submitted portions of your plan, revise, and then submit the final business plan in Week 9.

Write a one (1) page outline in which you:

  1. Briefly describe three different business models.
  2. Select the best business model for your business.
  3. Create a short statement explaining why the business model you have chosen is the best model for your business. Give at least three supporting facts for your choice.
  4. Format your assignment according to the following formatting requirements:
    1. This course requires use of new Strayer Writing Standards (SWS). The format is different than other Strayer University courses. Please take a moment to review the SWS documentation for details.
    2. Typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides.
    3. Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, your name, your professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page is not included in the required page length.

The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:

  • Examine the process of innovating and developing ideas and business opportunities.
  • Analyze different innovative business models to determine the best model for a specific venture.
  • Analyze the management of a successful innovative company.
  • Use technology and information resources to research issues in entrepreneurship.
  • Write clearly and concisely about entrepreneurship using proper writing mechanics.

Professional Experience #3

Access and download the “Week 5 PPT Resources” file.  (ATTACHED)

Locate an article, video, or another resource that relates to using PowerPoint or effective slide design. Make sure the article or video is about how to do a PowerPoint Presentation. No other topics should be used.

The PPT template you downloaded has two slides: a title slide and a body slide (slide 2). Write a brief summary of your resource on the body slide only. Do not write fewer than 20 words or more than 50 words or else the submission will not be eligible for credit.

Include a link to the resource/information on the body slide. Provide a hyperlink (not a URL) on the slide so that your professor can read the article or watch the video. The link will not count towards your word count. Save all changes that you have made to the document with your name in the file name.

Upload your completed PowerPoint document using the Professional Experience #3 assignment link in Blackboard.

In order to receive credit for completing this task, you must:

  • Provide a useful article, video, or other resource on using PowerPoint and/or effective slide design
  • Include a brief summary of the resource on the slide
  • Limit your resource overview to one slide
  • Submit the Your_Name_Wk5_PPT.pptx file to Blackboard in the “Professional Experience #3” assignment link in Blackboard.

Note: This is a pass/fail assignment.  All elements must be completed simulating the workplace environment where incomplete work is not accepted.

  • The professional experience assignments are designed to help prepare you for that environment. To earn credit, make sure you complete all elements and follow the instructions exactly as written. This is a pass/fail assignment, so no partial credit is possible. Assignments that follow directions as written will receive full credit, 22 points. Assignments that are incomplete or do not follow directions will be scored at a zero.

The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:

  • Plan, create, and evaluate professional documents.
  • Write clearly, coherently, and persuasively using proper grammar, mechanics, and formatting appropriate to the situation.
  • Deliver professional information to various audiences using appropriate tone, style, and format.
  • Learn communication fundamentals and execute various professional tasks in a collaborative manner.
  • Analyze professional communication examples to assist in revision.