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As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
  • The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  • The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  • Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  • The text is single-spaced; uses a 10-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  • The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  • If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Double Blind Peer Review have been followed.

Author Guidelines

The following are provisions regarding systematic writing, writing format, tables, pictures, references as guidelines for writing articles in the Fokus Bisnis  Journal:


This section contains a summary of research, including among others: research problems, objectives, methods, and contributions of research results. The abstract is presented at the beginning of the text and consists of 150 words at most. The abstract is followed by at least five keywords (keywords) to facilitate the preparation of the article index.

This Section outlining the background (motivation) of research, formulating research problems and objectives.

Theoretical Framework and Hypothesis Development
This section explains the theoretical framework based on the literature review which is a logical basis for developing hypotheses or research propositions and research models.

Discussion and conclusions
Contains a discussion of research findings and conclusions

Implications and limitations
Explains the implications and findings of the research and, if necessary, the suggestions proposed by researchers for future research

Containing sources cited in writing articles. Only referenced sources are included in this reference


a. The length of the article should consist of 6,000 - 10,000 words (with a font of Calibri size 10) or between 10 to 15 quarto pages (include reference).
b. Top, bottom, left and right margins of at least 1 inch.
c. The home page at least mentions the title of the article and the identity of the author.
d. All pages, including tables, attachments, and references must be numbered.


For reference, we use APA style, and we strongly recommend that authors use citation managers such as Mendeley or End-Note

For Academic Article (APA Style):
Toby, A. (2006). Empirical Study of the Liquidity Management Practices of Nigerian Banks. Journal of Financial Management & Analysis19(1), 57-70

For Book:
Luthans, F. 2011. Organizational Behavior: An Evidence-Based Approach. United States: McGraw-Hill

Nugroho, W. S. 2010. Pengaruh Mekanisme Corporate Governance terhadap Manajemen Laba di Bursa Efek Indonesia. Prosiding. Disajikan Dalam Seminar Akbar Forum Manajemen Indonesia “Management Future Challenges”, Fakultas Ekonomi dan Bisnis Universitas Airlangga, Surabaya, Indonesia, 02-03 November 2010.

Unpublished Theses:
Dwipayana, K. 2011. Dampak Peristiwa Pengesahan UU No 25 Tahun 2007 Tentang Penanaman Modal pada Harga Saham di Bursa Efek Indonesia.  Unpublished Thesis. Surakarta: Universitas Sebelas Maret.

Internet Source
Endra. 2014. Pola Kecenderungan Memetakan Potensi CSR di Indonesia. Available at: http://lingkarlsm.com/pola-kecenderunganmemetakan-potensi-csr-di-indonesia/. 30 Maret 2015.

Official Government Documents
Undang-Undang Republik Indonesia Nomor 40 tahun 2007 tentang Perseroan Terbatas pasal 74 ayat 1.

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