Advanced Business Research Methods

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Advanced Business Research Methods

Rp 2 | BUSI 710 – Advanced Business Research Methods | Liberty University

1. Craft a purpose statement starting with the sentence, “The purpose of this (qualitative or
quantitative) study is to…”.  The purpose statement should range between (1 page).

The purpose statement should further describe the methodological design identifying
the approach or process by which the study will be conducted.

2. Develop a significance of the study section not to exceed (1 page).

The significance of the study should demonstrate why the study is essential and how the
contribution(s) from the finalized research will add to the field of study.

The purpose statement should flow directly from the problem statement.

“impact of employee engagement on the success of organizations in the healthcare sector.”



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AbuKhalifeh, A. N., & Som, A. P. M. (2013). The antecedents affecting employee engagement and organizational performance. Asian Social Science9(7), 41-46.

Graban, M. (2018). Lean hospitals: improving quality, patient safety, and employee engagement. Productivity Press.

Schaufeli, W. B. (2013). What is engagement?. In Employee engagement in theory and practice (pp. 29-49). Routledge.

Anitha, J. (2014). Determinants of employee engagement and their impact on employee performance. International journal of productivity and performance management.