written assignment 1: incentive plan | SMGT 632 – Sport Development and Sales | Liberty University
Written Assignment 1: Incentive Plan requires students to use the skills gained in Module/Week 1 to complete an incentive plan for a sport or entertainment event. Please select a professional sports team, college athletic department, or other sport related organization to serve as the basis for your plan. Please select an incentive-based promotion to entice fans to attend an event. Be sure to support with a minimum of three academic references. In approximately 1000 words, please justify the use of the promotion for your specific market. Upon completion of each of the individual assignments, students may combine all together for a comprehensive strategic plan (although this will not be submitted for a grade).Choose a sport organization for this plan to be used throughout all assignments and include the sport organization’s name in each assignment (i.e. Liberty Flames, Tennessee Titans, Boys and Girls Club) Please do not write a sentence like this: “This assignment will be written for the sport organization of the Tennessee Titans.” Just be sure to identify the organization in the flow of the writing.Each assignment should have: An opening paragraph introducing the topic to be discussed.Supporting paragraphs with citations from academic research. Consider grouping like-items together in paragraphs and support the paragraph with academic information from research.Closing paragraph which ties back into the opening and summarizes the assignment.Support ideas for the incentive plan with academic research from the Liberty library especially journals. Review document on Academic Research by following this path: Course Content > Professor Powell Specific Course Information > Gathering InformationReview the rubric for the assignment before beginning the writing so you have clear guidelines for the expectations. Course Content > Assignment Instructions > Written AssignmentsWrite in APA format for citations, references, and title page. Course Content > Professor Powell Specific Course Information > various documents on APALooking for quality graduate-level writing with strong sentences and strong paragraphs.These assignments are best supported with around three references.Please make sure to write in paragraph format, do not number or bullet the items presented.