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Corporate Social Responsibility and Brand Value in Luxury
One of the most important assets that luxury firms have is brand value, an intangible asset influenced by consumer and company-led actions. CSR is a company-led action, which depending on how it is managed, can either ...
Relationship between the Emotional Intelligence of the Lead Clergy and Church Growth in North America
(Virginia Tech, 2018-02-23)
Followers expect leaders to provide clarity and assurance in uncertain times. These expectations apply to church leaders as well. American churches are in crisis regarding growth in worship attendance. According to Eymann ...
Retaining Prison Staff: The Influence of Leader Emotional Intelligence on Employee Job Satisfaction
(Virginia Tech, 2017-07-20)
Correctional leadership faces staffing challenges that potentially compromise safety and security and cause stress for remaining prison staff. Leadership is especially crucial in prisons due to threats of danger and stress. ...
Impact of Nurse Residency Program on Transition to Specialty Practice
(Virginia Tech, 2016-11-21)
While academic nursing programs teach the concepts and theory of providing care, these programs cannot provide sufficient experiential learning to prepare the nurse for all that might be faced in diverse clinical practice ...
Backcountry Identity and the Proposed Sunrise Powerlink Project
This thesis examines a segment of the modern American population residing in northern eastern San Diego County. This area, sometimes referred to as “the backcountry,” although relatively close to the urban and suburban ...
Accommodating and promoting multilingualism through blended learning
Multilingualism is a reality in South African classrooms. The Constitution of South Africa (Act 108 of 1996) and the national language policy recognize language rights and aims at supporting, promoting and developing the ...
Authentic Leadership: Relationship Between Leader Quality of Communication and Organizational Commitment
(Tennessee Temple University, 2014-12)
This quantitative research was a descriptive, statistical analysis that answered the question: "How does authentic leadership practices and the leader's quality of communication relate to organizational commitment?"
Experimental Study and Data Analysis of Water Transport and Their Initial Fate in Through Unsaturated or Dry Bioreactor Columns Filled with Different Porous Media
The electro-kinetic characteristics of different material bioreactor columns for treating water and waste water are experimentally studied. Separate columns of unsaturated gravels (~6mm) and ball clay were assessed for ...
Propuesta pedagógica para fomentar la compresión lectora en alumnos de tercer grado de educación primaria
Esta obra plasma el contexto actual sobre la problemática de la comprensión lectora en México y ofrece a los padres de familia y a los encargados de la educación en nuestro país, un conjunto de estrategias encaminadas a ...
The Rhetorical Making of the Asian/Asian American Face: Reading and Writing Asian Eyelids
(ProQuest, UMI Dissertations Publishing, 2013-05-01)
In The Rhetorical Making of the Asian/Asian American Face: Reading and Writing Asian Eyelids, I examine representations of East Asian blepharoplasty in online video in order to gain a sense of how cultural values change ...