Writing a research paper according to the following steps: The book is Forbes by Danial Gross which talks about 20 leaders, you will choose : John D Rockfeller
Books and sources to use: 1-the book Forbes 2- blink 3- 2 articles from the college library (will be attached with the assignment)
1- introduction : hook + background + thesis
Background: short biography about the person you are writing about John D Rockfeller and discuss some important decisions he made. In addition, talk about Gladwell (blink book) and his ideas for decision making and how they might apply.
Thesis: statement about John D Rockfeller to face 3 important decisions in his career.
2- Body paragraph 1 :
topic sentence +Transition + problem #1
for idea 1 :
a- identify the problem John D Rockfeller faced/ support it with a quote from the book Forbes/ explanation of the quote/ in text citation.
b-what was the leader’s decision + quote from the source article + explanation of the quote. Use another quote from the book blink by Gladwell to connect the type of the decision the leader John D Rockfeller made and how it relates to what Gladwell stresses on in his book
c- outcome of the decision made + quote from the source + explanation of the quote.
3- Body paragraph 2
a- I identify another problem the leader (John D Rockfeller) faced
follow the same directions for Body paragraph 1 but for the source article you will be choosing A DIFFERENT SOURCE ARTICLE STILL FROM THE LIBRARY
4- for paragraphs 3,4,5 follow the same directions
5- Conclusion: restate the thesis, then summarize the main ideas in body paragraph 1 in 2 sentences, summarize the possible causes of the problem in 2 sentences , summarize the possible solutions in 2 sentences. Write a suggestion or an advice regarding the problem.
Articles to use (source articles) : 1- https://eds-a-ebscohost-com.ezproxy.cuyamaca.edu/eds/detail/detail?vid=0&sid=4d80ae6d-d0fa-43ac-a3b0-37d351cb350f%40sessionmgr4007&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWRzLWxpdmU%3d#db=ers&AN=88831124