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Reference list

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Author Surname, Author Initial. (Year Published). Title. Publication Title, [online] (Issue number), p.Pages Used. Available at: http://Website URL [Accessed Date Accessed].


Kotter, J. (2006). The Power of Stories. Forbes. [online] Available at: [Accessed 22 Sep. 2014].

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.


(Author Surname, Year Published)


Over the years I have become convinced that we learn best–and change–from hearing stories that strike a chord within us. (Kotter, 2006)

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