Assignment | Accounting homework help

 

Based on the first letter of your last name, read the assigned chapter in The Outsiders: Eight Unconventional CEOs and Their Radically Rational Blueprint for Success. All students are required to read Chapter 9. Review the following:

First Letter of Last NameScenario NumberA, B, CChapter 1D, E, FChapter 2G, H, IChapter 3J, K, LChapter 4M, N, OChapter 5P, Q, RChapter 6S, T, U, VChapter 7W, X, Y, ZChapter 8

After reading your assigned chapter, create a presentation linking what you have read in The Outsiders: Eight Unconventional CEOs and Their Radically Rational Blueprint for Success to the theories of capital allocation in the textbook, Foundations of Financial Management.

In your presentation,

  • Introduce the CEO and the example of the company (one to two slides).
  • Examine the theoretical application of capital allocation (one to two slides).
  • Explain how the CEO highlighted in your required chapter used the theories of capital allocation and applied them to his or her situation (two to three slides). You may also want to use Chapter 9 from The Outsiders: Eight Unconventional CEOs and Their Radically Rational Blueprint for Success.
  • Summarize three key takeaways you learned from linking the textbook theory to the real-world scenario highlighted in your required chapter (one to two slides).

The Outsiders presentation

Must include a separate references slide that is formatted according to APA Style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center. See the Formatting Your References List (Links to an external site.) resource in the Ashford Writing Center for specifications.

Carefully review the Grading Rubric (Links to an external site.) for the criteria that will be used to evaluate your assignment.