Finding media articles for assessment 1
For assessment 1 you need to find recent news media articles, preferably Australian, related to an organisational issue/ workplace event or problem.
Please refer to your course outline or website for the assessment details.
Exploring some of the issues, problems and events relevant to what you have been studying in the course is key to this assignment. Here are some of the topic areas covered in the course:
|Authentic leadership||Economic and political influences on organisations||Organisational climate|
|Challenges faced by minorities and women||Globalisation||Organisational culture|
|Challenges in the contemporary workplace||Internationalisation of business||Organisational values|
|Change management||Leadership and motivation||Toxic or destructive leadership|
|Cultural differences in the workplace||Leadership styles and traits||Transformational leadership|
|Diversity within organisations (multiculturalism and ethnicity, gender, age)||Motivation in the workplace|
Remember there are more you could explore.
These topic areas, and others you think of, will give you some of the key concepts to use in your searches for news media articles.
For more help watch or read:
|How to search in Newsbank Newspapers|
Below is an example search on gender discrimination in the workplace.
Tip: Change your date range to the last five years to get more recent articles.
|How to search in Australia and New Zealand Newsstream|
Below is an example search for toxic leaders.
Tip: To find recent news media articles limit by Publication date (left menu). Try the last five years. You may also want to limit by Source type.
Now you have your information it is time to put everything together. The below resources will help you get started: