Using the Assignment Rubric attached, develop a 4 page, APA
formatted paper addressing the following:
The purpose of this assignment is to identify, analyze, discuss,
and communicate a relevant issue, topic, or trend in a subject area. Research
must be focus on the topics covered in Chapters 7 and 8 of the textbook –
traditional and technology-based training methods. E-book information
will be provided to the selected tutor.
Use the following points to structure your discussion:
• Identify a specific issue, topic, or trend in the related
to either traditional or technology-based training methods.
• Select three recent, relevant, and related articles from
the Training and Development literature (see the list below).
• Read and analyze the articles.
• Summarize the key information presented in each article.
• Explain why you believe this issue or trend is
• Describe the impact you think it will have on training
• Make two recommendations for action you believe
practitioner or manager should follow to deal with the issue or topic.
The attached document contains a listing of Academic & Research Journals, Periodicals and
Publications you may consult to find recent,
relevant articles to explore your topic or issue: You may also find relevant
articles in major newspapers (e.g., The New York Times, Wall Street Journal),
but the key is to find something of substance that explores the topic in some
detail, not a two paragraph snippet).
Your paper should be presented in a Microsoft Word document
using APA format and 4 pages or more, pages must be double-spaced, typed in