Discussion Forum Instructions
WHAT: You will be writing three or more discussion posts per week. Your main post must be two to three substantive paragraphs 250+ total words and include at least two APA-formatted citation/reference. Please follow up with two subsequent replies to colleagues. Each reply should consist of a relevant paragraph containing 50 words or more.
WHY: Discussion questions are designed for you to demonstrate your knowledge and understanding of the weekly material. This forum provides an opportunity to develop ideas and concepts with your instructor and peers. This discussion format assists with development of communication skills and critical thinking necessary for success in the modern workplace.
HOW: Your posts should be substantive, demonstrate independent thought relevant to the topic, and encourage continued discussion. Please avoid simply repeating previous posts and agreeing. Provide supporting evidence for your ideas and opinions through the use of personal or work examples, relevant articles or websites, or concepts covered in the weekâ€™s readings. Best practice: compose and save your discussion post in a word processing document, then copy and paste it in the Discussion Forum.
WHEN: For full credit, your first post must by Wednesday at 11:59pm, MT, and you must post the remaining two before Saturday at 11:59 (MT).You are expected to participate in the ongoing discussion on at least two different days during the week. Use APA format for all references and citations in all posts.
Preparation of Graphic Presentations – When presenting informational data that are of interest to the administration, this might be presented in a more appealing form by using a graph or a chart. This week we focused on the use of statistical information to make a histogram or bar chart, a pie chart, a radial chart, and a line chart; Please give an example of how an administrator in your field of study would graphically display certain financial or inventory management information. For example, would it be better to use a pie chart or a bar graph to display trends in customer satisfaction? You must also, evaluate 2 other classmates examples and respond to them.