Week 1 – Discussion Forum 2 BUS119: Principles of Personal & Organizational Leadership (AFS1951A) ASHFORD UNIVERSITY
Your initial discussion thread is due on Day 3 (Thursday) and you have until Day 7 (Monday) to respond to your classmates. Your grade will reflect both the quality of your initial post and the depth of your responses. Refer to the Discussion Forum Grading Rubric under the Settings icon above for guidance on how your discussion will be evaluated.
|Leadership Lessons [WLO: 2] [CLO: 3]|
Prior to beginning work on this discussion, you will view the Nurturing leadership and Rock star leadership videos and review your Week 5 Final Paper. Additionally, review your Week 5 – Final Project.
You will then research a leader that you would like to write about for your Final Project. The Final Project will allow you to choose a chief executive officer (CEO), chief operating officer (COO), or other business leader and learn about them, their skills, traits, strengths, and weaknesses as well.
Your task for this discussion is to begin researching a chief executive officer (CEO), chief operating officer (COO), or other business leader of a major consumer technology corporation. Review the Week 2 Assignment List of 50 Leaders document. Share the name and the reason why you want to write about this person and company. You may provide the URL to the company that you will research. If desired, you may change your choice after discussions with your instructor and your classmates.
Respond to at least two of your peers’ posts by the end of Day 7. Provide your peers with additional information and sources pertaining to their chosen leader to assist your peers’ research efforts.