Topic: The Negative Consequences of a Bad Hire
research paper must meet the two conditions: (1) it must be a research project
(i.e., involve research articles and analysis) and (2) it must be clearly
relevant to human resources and personnel management.
research paper will be a minimum of 5 (five) pages and a maximum of 7 (seven)
should reference a minimum of 6 (six) scholarly articles. This page count does not include the title page, abstract, tables,
graphics, and reference pages.
relevant, recent, and credible research. Under no circumstances will references
from dictionaries, the classroom textbook, or encyclopedias be accepted as
references, including online sources such as Wikipedia.
more than 15% of your paper should be from direct quotes.
are expected to be clear and to the point, well researched, well referenced and
without typographical or grammatical errors.
is to be written using APA guidelines.
research paper will be similar to a Literature Review. A Literature Review is
the process of reading, analyzing, evaluating, and summarizing scholarly
materials about a specific topic.
General Formatting Requirements:
In accordance with APA guidelines, your paper
should be typed, double-spaced on standard-sized paper (8.5″ x 11″)
with 1″ margins on all sides. You should use a clear font that is highly
readable. APA recommends using 12 pt. Times New Roman font.
Include a page header (also
known as the “running
head“) at the top of every page. To create a page header/running head,
insert page numbers flush right. Then type “TITLE OF YOUR PAPER” in
the header flush left using all capital letters. The running head is a
shortened version of your paper’s title and cannot exceed 50 characters including
spacing and punctuation. Also include an abstract and
The title page, abstract, and
reference pages do not count towards the 5 page minimum page requirement.