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In step-by-step terms, the authors detail the `tools of the trade' - the practical and the intellectual skills - that underpin the study of Business and Management, from research skills and project planning to strategies for reading, writing and presentation.
Postgraduate Research in Business provides:
" A student-friendly guide to thinking critically about Business and Management research
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" A clear focus on finding research topics and developing them in to dissertations
" Essential help in forging critical reading skills
" Helpful advice on making your research project manageable
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This is essential reading for any student doing an MBA, an MA, or starting a PhD in Business or Management Studies. It will provide a vital supplement to the plethora of textbooks in Business and Research Methods.