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  • Authors [Names, designations, addresses & emails]

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Introduction

  • Purpose of the paper
  • Brief description of the study
  • Who did the study, where and when
  • Description of relevant cultural and contextual information
  • Citations APA style¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†

Objectives

Research questions/Hypotheses

 Literature Review

  • With Theoretical and Conceptual frameworks)
  • Citations APA style

Methodology

  • Research design
  • Sample and sampling techniques
  • Data Collection Tools
  • Data Analysis

Findings

Discussion

Conclusions                        

  • key findings
  • logical next step
  • Implications of the finding (Theory & Practice)

Recommendation

  • Relate to policy or practice
  • Relevant to the study not general

References   [APA style] Examples:

Ahmed, B., Shad, I., Mumtaz, R., & Tanveer, Z. (2012). Organizational ethics and job satisfaction: Evidence from Pakistan. African Journal of Business Management, 6(8), 2966-2973.

Creswell, J. W., & Plano Clark, V. I. (2013). Designing and Conducting Mixed methods Research (4th ed.). Thousand Oaks: Sage Publication.

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Introduction

  • Purpose of the paper
  • Brief description of the study
  • Who did the study, where and when
  • Description of relevant cultural and contextual information
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Research questions/ Propositions

Literature Review

  • With Theoretical and Conceptual frameworks)
  • Citations APA style

Methodology

  • Research design
  • Setting and sampling strategy
  • Data Collection Techniques
  • Analysis Methods

Results

  • Analysis and discussion
  • Presentation
  • Interpretation
  • Relate to relevant conceptual framework
  • Discuss methodological difficulties affecting your study

Ethical dimension                             

Conclusions                        

  • key findings
  • logical next step
  • Implications of the finding (Theory & Practice)

Recommendation

  • Relate to policy or practice
  • Relevant to the study not general

 References   [APA style] Example:

Abid, H. R., Gulzar, A., & Hussain, W. (2015). The impact of servant leadership on organizational citizenship behaviors with the mediating role of trust and moderating role of group cohesiveness; A Study of public Sector of Pakistan. International Journal of Academic Research in Business and Social Sciences, 5(3), 234.

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Introduction

  • Purpose of the paper
  • Brief description of the study
  • Who did the study, where and when
  • Description of relevant cultural and contextual information
  • Citations APA style¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†

Research questions/ Propositions

Literature Review

  • With Theoretical and Conceptual frameworks)
  • Citations APA style

Methodology

  • Research design
  • Setting and sampling strategy
  • Data Collection Techniques
  • Analysis Methods

Results

  • Analysis of quantitative data [descriptive & inferential statistics]
  • Analysis of qualitative data [Thematic analysis etc.]
  • Analysis and discussion
  • Presentation
  • Interpretation
  • Relate to relevant conceptual framework
  • Discuss methodological difficulties affecting your study
  • Triangulation of results

Ethical dimension                             

Conclusions                        

  • Key findings
  • Logical next step
  • Implications of the finding (Theory & Practice)

Recommendation

  • Relate to policy or practice
  • Relevant to the study not general

References   [APA style] Example:

Ryan, R. M., & Deci, E. L. (2001). On happiness and human potentials: A review of research on hedonic and eudaimonic well-being. Annual review of psychology, 52(1), 141-166.

Schein, E. H. (2010). Organizational culture and leadership (Vol. 2). John Wiley & Sons.

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Title: 

The title of the article should be bold, centered and typed in capital letters (12 point) Times New Roman Font.

Author(s) Details:

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Key Words: 

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References:

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