Building A Professional Identity

Building A Professional Identity

In 500 words, describe the components necessary to create an effective professional identity and explain why professional networks are essential for professional development. Building A Professional Identity

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide. PLEASE BE SURE TO TO READ THE ATATCHED APA 7TH EDITION GUIDE AND BE SURE TO USE THAT FORMAT.



1. Set the Margins to One Inch
The margins of the paper should be set to 1″ (one inch) all around.
Step-by-Step Directions
1. Go to the Page Layout or Layout tab
2. Click Margins
3. Select the Normal option Building A Professional Identity

2. Set the Spacing to Double
The line spacing for the paper should be set to double (2.0).
Step-by-Step Directions
1. Go to the Home tab
2. In the Paragraph box, click the icon that looks like two up/down arrows with text to the right
3. Pick 2.0
4. Alternate Method: You can also press the Control Key along with the number 2 to quickly double space. Building A Professional Identity

3. Create a Title for Your Paper
Your title should summarize the main topic of your paper. Try not to be too wordy or off-topic. While there is no word limit for titles, “short but sweet” is the goal. The APA Style Blog has further information on titles: Five Steps to a Great Title. Use title case for paper titles.
Example Titles
• Attitudes of College Students Towards Transportation Fees
• Effect of Red Light Cameras on Traffic Fatalities
• Juror Bias in Capital Punishment Cases
4. Add Page Numbers to the Header Building A Professional Identity
Insert the page number in the right area of the header. Use the built-in page numbering system; do not attempt to type each page number manually Building A Professional Identity