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The Relationship between Transformational Leadership and Organizational Commitment in Nonprofit Long Term Care Organizations: The Direct Care Worker Perspective
(Creighton University, 2014-10-17)
The United States population is rapidly aging, impacting the demand and supply of direct care workers who provide long term care services. Retaining direct care workers will be a workforce concern for industry and policy ...
Credit Recovery in Secondary Schools: A Quantitative Evaluation
(Creighton University, 2015-10-16)
The purpose of this quantitative, longitudinal study on secondary school credit recovery (CR) systems was to examine the effectiveness by which these programs operate. The study was intended to aid the discussion of the ...
The relationship between servant leadership and employee engagement: The mediating roles of trust and fit
(Creighton University, 2014-05-13)
While servant leadership has become a widely adopted leadership style throughout the marketplace, there is limited empirical evidence to support the true organizational relationship between servant leader factors and ...
High School Teachers' Perceptions of Safety in Rural High Schools
(Creighton University, 2015-04-17)
School safety continues to be a contentious issue in American society. Teachers|employed in two different high schools, one located in Illinois and the other located in Alabama, were surveyed in order to ascertain if the ...
Part-time Soccer Instruction to National Franchise: Luke Vercollone and Mighty Kicks
(Creighton University, 2015-04-07)
Professional minor league athletes often have to take on other jobs to supplement their income. Many find work coaching or instructing in the sport they play. The question arises: how do individuals’ passions for sports ...
Blizzard Perceptions of Decision-Makers and Stakeholders of Eastern Nebraska and Western Iowa
(Creighton University, 2015-05)
The present study aims to explore current perceptions associated with the diverse user groups which utilize National Weather Service (NWS) Blizzard Warnings. This study is intentionally broad in an attempt to isolate areas ...
Political Instability: Governance, Perceptions of Well-Being and Mobilization
(Creighton University, 2010-04-05)
The scholarly literature discussing political stability is vast and crosses multiple academic disciplines and three centuries. Yet, scholars have been unable to identify a coherent and empirically valid theory explaining ...
A comparative study between high potency dry powder inhalation and nebulized solution of vancomycin hydrochloride for lung delivery
(Creighton University, 2011-08-11)
The main purpose of this research was to compare the in vitro deposition efficiency and efficacy of dry powder inhalations and nebulized solutions of vancomycin hydrochloride. Dry powder inhalations of vancomycin hydrochloride ...
The Womb in The Waste Land: Abortion as Social Failure in “A Game of Chess” * Another Radical Feminism: In Defense of the Woman-Mother *Love in the Convent: Female Friendship and the Failure of Marriage in The History of the Nun
(Creighton University, 2011-05-06)
THE WOMB IN THE WASTE LAND: ABORTION AS SOCIAL FAILURE IN “A GAME OF CHESS” is most concerned with T.S. Eliot’s use of the residents in the aforementioned sequence to communicate his idea that public discourse in England ...
Poetry, Prose, and Music
(Creighton University, 2011-05-10)
Contains three papers that together comprise my thesis: "A Song of Good Life": Revelry and Revelation in Shakespeare's Music; "Country Chat": Jane Barker's Pastoral; and The Nature of (Flawed) Gifts in The Golden Bowl