Complete an analysis describing an area of complacency within your company or select a fortune 500 company department or division (i.e. Amazon, Google, or Coca Cola). Develop a measurable plan of collaborative problem solving to include identifying stakeholders, which can support process improvement initiatives, justified by a road map and schedule of events. Lastly, integrate Hondas BP process concept with how this sponsors or configures change to maximize your organizations output in supporting the end customer.
The requirements below must be met for your paper to be accepted and graded:
Write between 750 1,250 words (approximately 3 5 pages) using Microsoft Word in APA style, see example below.
Use font size 12 and 1 margins.
Include cover page and reference page.
At least 80% of your paper must be original content/writing.
No more than 20% of your content/information may come from references.
Use at least three references from outside the course material, one reference must be from EBSCOhost. Text book, lectures, and other materials in the course may be used, but are not counted toward the three reference requirement.
Cite all reference material (data, dates, graphs, quotes, paraphrased words, values, etc.) in the paper and list on a reference page in APA style.
References must come from sources such as, scholarly journals found in EBSCOhost, CNN, online newspapers such as, The Wall Street Journal, government websites, etc. Sources such as, Wikis, Yahoo Answers, eHow, blogs, etc. are not acceptable for academic writing.
A detailed explanation of how to cite a source using APA can be found here (link).
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Grading Criteria Assignments Maximum Points
Meets or exceeds established assignment criteria 40
Demonstrates an understanding of lesson concepts 20
Clearly presents well-reasoned ideas and concepts 30
Uses proper mechanics, punctuation, sentence structure, and spelling 10