Writing Question

Learning Goal: I’m working on a writing question and need the explanation and answer to help me learn.


There is endless debate about which leadership technique works better/best. Clearly, the answer
is the one that works best given the people, environment, constraints, etc. However, there is a
multitude of bad leadership examples, some of which you have read about in Merida this session.
In this 900 word assignment, you need to document one (1) negative leadership trait for each of
three (3) kings from Merida (through page 131). Each trait and related king should be unique.
Since scholarly writing is without bias, you need to document your choices through two (2)
scholarly sources for each trait/king (six (6) total sources) to explain why a given trait is
negative. Limit your literature search to the last five (5) years and select only sources that are
full text PDF.
As part of this project, prepare an annotated bibliography. The bibliography will be structured as
follows: APA formatted reference (minimum 250 words per reference) followed by summary of
key points, evaluation of the quality of the publication, evaluation of the quality of the author(s),
where this fits into the assignment, and the library database in which you found the article. A
traditional APA reference page and the annotated bibliography will be turned in with the
associated paper.