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MNO 3371: Human Capital and Talent Management: Overview

Company Resources

Article Resources

Sample APA Citations

These citations are based on APA 7th edition but have been modified to meet the requirements of SMU Cox School of Business instructors. Check with your professor regarding the appropriate citation style for your course.

The following is an example of references on a reference page for the type of sources you will be using for this assignment. Examples of in-text references can be found in Citing Business Sources.


American Airlines Group, Inc. (2022). American Airlines Group, Inc. [Corporate Structure]. Retrieved July 20, 2020, from

American Marketing Association. (2022). LinkedIn. Retrieved June 15, 2020, from

FTSE Russell. (2022). Verizon Communications, Inc. [Competitors List]. Retrieved August 10, 2020, from Mergent Intellect database

Hoopfer E. (2020, April 15). Come and take it? Not so fast. Dallas Business Journal. Retrieved from

How much does it really cost to fly by private jet, the world's best bars for 2017 and more. (2017, July 28). Retrieved from Business Source Complete database

MarketLine. (2022, August 25). Alphabet, Inc. [Company profile]. Retrieved from Business Source Complete database

Robuck, M. (2020, January 31). Amazon Web Services: A knockout performance in Q4. Fierce Telecom. Retrieved from Business Source Complete database

Smith, Joseph. (2022, October 31). Telephone interview

Sysco Corporation. (2020, May 5). Sysco Corp CEO Kevin Hourican on Q3 2020 results -- earnings call transcript >SYY. Retrieved from Factiva database

Why Do I Need This Guide?

This assignment for Human Resources requires you to prepare a presentation on a company using both library resources and an interview. In addition to general information on the company, you will need to select five HCM practices that differentiate the organization from its competitors. Start with the resources on this page.

Further Your Skills with Workshops

The one-hour, hands on Company Research and Moving Beyond Google for Business Research workshops focus on effective and efficient use of the resources you will need to successfully complete your assignment.

Need a different time? If you have a group of 3 or more, we can add a session for you. Send your request to Ask a Business Librarian.

Class Presentation for MNO 3371