Your assignment is to research two international companies
from the same industry that have been in the news in the past six months.
Research these companies using internet or print resources.
Compare and contrast the company’s position on topics such
as: human resource practices, organizational structure, marketing approach or
the specific topic that put them in recent news. Explain what interesting
history these companies have had as they have grown to an international status.
Have they shared experiences or had a unique experience?
Write between 1,250 – 1,500 words (approximately 5 – 6
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
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
Cite all reference material (data, dates, graphs, quotes,
paraphrased words, values, etc.) in the paper and list on a reference page in
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.
Option 2: Presentation
Create a PowerPoint presentation and record yourself
presenting the response to the assignment.
The presentations should be a minimum of four minutes in length and
include at least 10 slides.