Bobko Worplace Issues Mar 14 Essay

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For Sarah Bobko’s COMN 220
Submitted by dave.weber@sait.ca
Business Report (15%)
Task: Write a report. It must
Be single-spaced;
Be three pages long (not including your title page, executive summary, and references);
Be formal;
Be informational;
Contain at least one illustration;
Contain information from different sources.
Be formatted and cited using APA style.
Instructions: Please write your report in this Word document and attach it to D@L by 5 p.m. on April 4th. I will not accept any assignments through email. If you miss the deadline, you will have one week after the deadline to upload it, but late marks will be deducted.
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