business leader research paper 2

Select a known business leader that you believe demonstrates strong leadership traits and write a research paper on this individual. This leader should not be someone you know personally. The research should include a profile on the business leader’s views on leadership, their development to become a leader, their leadership and motivational traits, and what the leader has done to gain a strong reputation. Cite specific examples of behaviors exhibited by this business leader using concepts from this course. Sample Outline: • Introduction Paragraph – Introduce the business leader’s name, background, occupation, and their position within the company. Identify the company or companies that the leader has worked for. • Section 1: Business Leadership Background and Traits • Paragraph 1: Describe the business leader’s development to become a leader. • Paragraph 2: Describe the business leader’s views on leadership • Paragraph 3: Describe what they’ve done to grain a strong reputation • Section 2: Leadership style • Paragraph 1: Describe their leadership and motivational traits. • Paragraph 2: Describe what makes the leader effective. • Paragraph 3: Describe how and what they measure or measured to ensure that their team or company is meeting objectives and are on target. • Section 3: Examples of leadership • Paragraph 1: Identify and describe one example of their leadership abilities. • Paragraph 2: Identify and describe a second example of their leadership abilities. • Paragraph 3: Identify and describe a third example of their leadership abilities. • Conclusion: Summarize the leadership qualities and observations that you have found in your research. The requirements below must be met for your paper to be accepted and graded: • Write between 500 – 750 words (approximately 2 – 3 pages) using Microsoft Word. • Use APA style. • Use font size 12 and 1” margins. • Include cover page and reference page. • At least 60% of your paper must be original content/writing. • No more than 40% of your content/information may come from references.