article review hbr purpose strategy 1

  • Formatting
    • 2 typed pages, single-space, 10pt font, Times New Roman, justified margins, APA bibliographic citation of the work as your ‘title’
  • Heading
    • Include the bibliographic information of the article
  • Introduction
    • Identify what your review intends to do
    • Include the author & title again
    • Include a very brief overview of the article, its purpose, & your
    • reaction/evaluation
  • Background Information
    • Place the article in context and discuss the criteria for judging the article/book
  • Summary
    • Discuss the main points of the article/book, quoting & paraphrasing key ideas from the author
  • Evaluation
    • Your evaluation, consider the following –
    • How well the article/book achieves its goal
    • What is the central lesson of the article/book
    • What are the article/book’s strengths and shortcomings
    • What personal experiences have you related to the subject
  • Conclusion
    • Provide a final overview
    • Suggested recommendations for further research
    • Why this study matters