Business Research Methodologies
Select a research topic of your choice based on a business issue and design a research proposal for this topic. This proposal should not exceed 3000 words.
Based on the selected topic, you are required to:
· Develop two to three research questions and two to three research objectives
· Justify the choice of research topic including the background and context of the research
· Develop a critical literature review of the research topic.
· Design a research methodology based on the topic above. This would require you to develop a research design and justify your choice as appropriate. Your research design should include the following:
Research Philosophy (e.g., positivism, interpretivism, realism and pragmatism)
Research Approach (inductive or deductive)
· Discuss and justify the Data collection methods – type of data, sampling method and target group
· Discuss the Data analysis procedure to be adopted
· Discuss the possible ethical issues that need to be considered in this research and
· Discuss any possible limitations to this research
· Support with relevant references (Harvard format)
· Provide a research plan (timescale)