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Summary & Conclusion
For page 8, write a detailed summary and also a conclusion for your overall statement on your company. These two pieces are not one in the same. Use this page of the guide to help you differentiate and write both sections.
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Summary - Others' Ideas
A summary is an analysis of all of the facts, not your own ideas or comments, represented in the paper. The paper consisted of so much information, that you need to refresh your key concepts before you present your conclusion. Start by jotting down main ideas you have from the research you've done.
Writing Summary Resources
Call Number: LB2369 .R88 2006
Publication Date: 2006
Offers concrete strategies and models to help students select a topic, refine it, and develop it into a full-fledged research hypothesis; find and position sources; use sources in appropriate and responsible ways to further their projects; and document and complete their final projects for print or electronic publication.
Conclusion - Your Ideas
The conclusion is where you can determine, in your own words, the future of the company. This is consisting of the next 1-5 years. Given the summary of the key concepts, take those concepts, and marry them with your own conclusions, ideas, and comments.
Writing Conclusion Resources
Writing Research Papers by
Call Number: LB2369 .L4 2015
Publication Date: 2015
Provides students with step-by-step guidance through the research writing process, from selecting and narrowing a topic to formatting the finished document.
Writing First by
Call Number: PE1413 .K459 2003
Publication Date: 2003
Offers a comprehensive treatment of the process of writing paragraphs and essays. Chapter 13 focuses on introductions and conclusions.