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BUS 642 Week 1 DQ 1 Scientific Thinking
Develop a hypothesis for a problem at a local business (for example: high employee turnover). Determine if your hypothesis has adequacy for its purpose, is testable and better than its rivals. Then, use the Checklist for Developing a Strong Hypothesis on page 64 as it relates to your hypothesis. Discuss your results. Respond to at least two of your fellow students’ postings.
BUS 642 Week 1 DQ 2 Making Research Decisions
Based on the analysis of the last six months’ sales, your boss notices that sales of beef products are declining in your chain’s restaurants. As beef entrée sales decline, so do profits. Fearing beef sales have declined due to several newspaper stories reporting E.coli contamination discovered at area grocery stores, he suggests a survey of area restaurants to see if the situation is pervasive (page 94, number 5).a. What do you think of this research suggestion?b. How, if at all, could you improve on your boss’s formulation of the research question?
BUS 642 Week 1 Exercises
Complete the following exercises:a. Complete Discussion Questions 1, 2, and 5 on page 22.b. Complete Making Research Decisions Question 6, page 76.
BUS 642 Week 2 DQ 1 Ethics in Business Research
Read the interview with Elizabeth Buchanan on virtual research ethics [Readings in virtual research: Issues and controversies. (2004, January-June). Information Technology Newsletter, 15(1), 22-25.]. You can find this article through the Ashford Online Library. Write a summary of this interview and add your thoughts on how this affects the business research process. Respond to at least two of your fellow students’ postings.
BUS 642 Week 2 DQ 2 Design of Research
Read Snapshot: Tracking Search Patterns on page 37. Find more details of this study since the text’s Snapshot was printed and discuss...