What is a Good Resource?
COMM 215/Essentials of College Writing
By: Team C
Instructor: Dr. Karyn Riedell
14 April 2014
Discuss the attributes of a good resource as it relates to the chosen topic for your Final Research Paper and Presentation due in Week Five.
List the necessary attributes as agreed upon by your Learning Team. Then list three of the resources chosen for your final project, and explain in 75 to 100 words for each resource how it meets the chosen criteria for selecting a good resource.
To write a paper or any document, it is important to ensure that the material that is referenced is fact based and is classified as a good resource, but ...view middle of the document...
Resource #1: 13 Proven to Cut; Author – Paul Laurie
The content of this document provided our team with informative and innovative methods that can assist business managers reduce operational costs, even though this is not directly written to a sportswear company. The two key aspects of this document that we will be using are managing the work flow and the company focusing on the core mission areas. Maintaining a focus on the overall mission of the company will ensure that the leadership identify necessity against nice to have things, this will naturally reduce the operating costs and increase profits. The company’s ability to properly manage the work and flow of work assists in generating efficiency and reducing wasted man hours. Both of these are key to Artemis Sportswear Company being successful. This resource is considered to be a good resource by the team because when researching it many authors reference it when generating a document. The considerable use of this as a resource makes us believe that the resource is still applicable and has lasted the test of time. Additionally, the author is considered to be a well versed author in the field of business improvement.
Resource #2: 10 Tips to Improve Your Sales Performance; Author – John Dean
Artemis Sportswear Company is in constant competition with companies such as Dicks Sporting Goods, to ensure that the profit margin stays high the tips within this article are essential. We will use this document with Artemis to ensure that they are selling to the customer’s needs, by doing so the company will maintain focus on items that customers are purchasing and not wasting time or effort on...