Problem Statement Assignment | Statement
Part 1: Problem Statement
View the Dissertation Series Tutorial – Problem Formulation.
Read the Guide to Developing the Problem Statement and then review the two sample problems below See attached
SAMPLE PROBLEM 1: The problem is that husbands caring for wives with breast cancer have a demanding caretaking schedule resulting in failure to practice their own self-care (LeSeure & Chongkham-ang, 2015).
SAMPLE PROBLEM 2: The problem is that despite extreme workplace stress, police officers lack stress management skills resulting in diminished health, family life, and work performance (Toers-Bijins, 2012).
Write a 1 sentence original problem for a prospective study you might conduct using the format below:
The problem is that _____ (state problem) resulting in ______ (consequence).
Locate 2 or 3 peer-reviewed scholarly articles (published within the last 5 years) from the University Library that address the problem.
Include a citation to support the problem and provide a reference.
Part 2: Background to the Problem
Write a 250-word paragraph on how addressing your problem might benefit leaders in your job or industry. Be sure to use scholarly voice.
Visit CDS Central > Student Resources for information on how to begin researching a topic and information on how to move beyond analyzing and summarizing articles.
Format your paper according to APA guidelines.
Include APA-formatted in-text citations, a title page, and a reference page.
Submit your assignment.
Note: You will continue to narrow the focus of the problem as you continue reading relevant literature.