Name: Professor: Course: Date Understanding the Qualitative Approach State the research problem and ensure it is supported by at least 3 to 5 scholarly resources within the past 5 years to ensure relevancy. Also keep in mind that your problem statement should reflect your degree (applied or PhD). How could you use qualitative methodology to address your research problem? A corporation’s primary responsibility is that to the stakeholder. However corporate citizens are in recent years often viewed as having a responsibility to their surrounding environment. Does the cost of participating in socially responsible activities create a corporate reputation driven residual income that is in excess of that cost? This question requires the researcher to determine the reason behind business decisions that seem to fly in the face research that effectively studies Corporate America valid I think the number of requisite participants may be more than what is feasible with qualitative research. References Baxter P. & Jack S. (2008). Qualitative Case Study Methodology: Study Design and Implementation for Novice Researchers. Qualitative Report 13(4) 544-559. Chenail R. J. (2011). Ten Steps for Conceptualizing and Conducting Qualitative Research Studies in a Pragmatically Curious Manner. Qualitative Report 16(6) 1713-1730. Creswell J. W. (2013). Research design: Qualitative quantitative and mixed methods approaches. Sage publications. 53-81. Mertens D.M. (2015). Research and evaluation in education and psychology: Integrating diversity with quantitative qualitative and mixed methods. Los Angeles: Sage Publications. Rosaline B. (2008). The scope and contribution of qualitative research. In Introducing qualitative research (pp. 9-34). : SAGE Publications Ltd doi: 10.4135/9780857029034.d3 [...]
Draft 2 to 3 research questions that would be appropriate for a qualitative study and addresses your research problem and are aligned with your purpose statement. Identify and discuss a design that is associated with qualitative methodology that you would consider to answer your research questions.