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Personal Effectiveness – MSc Management

University

BPP University

Subject

Personal Effectiveness

Module Code

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Personal Effectiveness - MSc Management

Introduction
You should begin by an introduction to concept of personal effectiveness.
You should also give a brief overview of tasks 1, 2 and 3.
TASK 1
Using the CEO Genome Project ONLY, assess how different business leaders demonstrate or lack key
skills or behaviours of personal effectiveness.
N.B. To support your answer, you should refer to case studies and use additional reading resources
from this module. You should also include ideas from articles on wider leadership concepts and
personal effectiveness from the online library.
(This task meets LO2)
(Total marks for Task 1: 30% weighting)

TASK 2
1. Describe the role of social media platforms in learning.
2. Critically evaluate the ability of social media platforms to enhance learning for
professional development.
You should consider platforms such as LinkedIn, Google Docs or YouTube, and your
evaluation should examine positive and negative aspects.
N.B.
• You should support this evaluation with references to additional reading resources
from this module. You should also include ideas from articles in the online library.
(This task meets LO1)
(Total marks for Task 2: 30% weighting)
TASK 3
1. Conduct a self-assessment (by applying a Personal SWOT analysis, Covey’s 7 Habits
questionnaire or Ryff’s Six-Factor test) to identify areas of improvement for your personal
effectiveness.
2. Based on the results of your self-assessment, analyse methods for enhancing your
personal effectiveness using social media platforms in a professional environment.
N.B. You should support your answer with references to additional reading resources from this
module. You should also include ideas from articles in the online library.

(This task meets LO3)
(Total marks for Task 3: 30% weighting)

Conclusion
You will need to summarise the key points of the assessment tasks.
You should end with a concluding statement on the main topic of the report.

Structure
Your business report should contain the following:

• BPP assignment cover sheet (including SRN and word count)
• Business report title page
• Contents page
• Introduction (250 words)
• Task 1 (800 words)
• Task 2 (600 words)
• Task 3 (600 words)
• Conclusion (250 words)

• References (Correct Harvard Referencing applied throughout, including in-
text citation and reference list)

• Appendices (if required)
• Glossary (optional)

*(Total marks for introduction, conclusion and structure: 10 Marks)
Use of evidence in the report
Your report must contain evidence that you have read and understood the theories, models,
additional reading and case studies in Personal Effectiveness on the Hub, and supplement this with
reference to your own personal research in the online library.
Which forms of evidence must be in the report

• In-text citations and a bibliography: there must be frequent citations
throughout your assignment; they should be supported by a reference list
• Links to theoretical frameworks: there must be at least one framework
applied in Task 1
• References to the case studies: in the Case Study Review there must be
frequent references to the case studies which can be found in the Apply section of
every topic on the Hub
• References to additional reading and your own personal research:
throughout your assignment there must be frequent references to the articles and

videos in the Additional Reading and Videos section, which can be found in the
Prepare section of every topic in the Hub