Assignment 1 – Case Study (20 points)
A case study can be described as express a “problem that needs to be addressed or… a story of success that has to be shared and publicized…[and can be related to] a single individual, group or any other entity but it can carry the power of representing facts of a whole area” (fundsforngos, 2012, para. 1).
Identify a case study article associated with a diversity issues within an organization or institution. You should identify an article applicable to issues similar to your individual work setting. If you are switching careers, it is recommended you apply your course work to that specific setting. The assignment should be divided into three sections: (a) research and identify the article…providing a rationale as to why the article was chosen, (b) the case study analysis, and (c) the application to organizational leadership and recommendations/conclusions.
Background, data included in the article, and other information related to the case should be provided in your assignment. Do not present the solution to the problem within the case itself, but provide your suggestions at the end of the case.
This paper should have a minimum of 5-7 current scholarly references to support your findings and should be 8 – 10 pages in length (not including cover page, Table of Contents, or Reference Page).
Additional sources to assist with Assignment 1:
How to write a Case Study – A Guide for NGOs: (fundsforngos, 2012)