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    Project Spotlight: Early Education Initiative Ramps Up In US Malls

    Age of Learning’s initiative to grow their product, ABCmouse.com, and spread their passion for early childhood education is well underway. ABCmouse.com is an interactive, web-based product designed for children two to eight years old. They have just opened their 22nd mall-based location in Lone...

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    GRIT Report Insights in Qualitative Research: The Need for High-Quality Data Collectors

    The Primacy of High-Quality Data

    The latest GRIT report offered valuable insights into the needs and priorities of research scientists, the perspectives of research vendors, and the successes and constraints of the relationships that exist between the two. Researchers, unsurprisingly, accord the...

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    All About Headway’s Operations and Recruitment Team

    We asked two members of our operation and recruitment team some important questions about day-to-day activities in the Headway office. Here are their answers:

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    Evolving Trends in Concessionary Staffing: Sports Stadiums in the Digital Age

    Sports stadiums have come a long way in recent years. In an ongoing effort to attract and retain fans, stadiums are increasingly rigged with Wi-Fi hotspots, luxurious premium seating, eye-catching LED video displays, and gourmet food and beverage options. Team owners have good reason to woo their...

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    Project Spotlight: National Survey of Drug Use and Health (NSDUH)

    The project has been ongoing since 1988 and is sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). The NSDUH survey collects data to identify underserved communities that are in need of substance abuse and mental health facilities. Other government agencies also use...

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    Project Spotlight: National Survey of Child and Adolescent Wellbeing

    NSCAW III is a national study of children who have had contact with the child welfare system or are at risk of abuse or neglect. This study collects child and family-level data from children, their current caregivers, and their caseworkers, and may take place in various locations including homes,...

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    Survey Research and the Bathroom Bill

     

    The Bathroom as Battleground

    The public bathroom has become a battleground that is being waged across the nation. North Carolina’s HB2 bill, stipulating that individuals are required to the use the bathroom that coincides with the gender on their birth certificate, is highly controversial and...

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    Jenna Mencome: Headway Hero

    Each month, Headway in Research will feature one internal employee here at Headway Workforce Solutions. We interview them to give you a more in-depth look into their jobs and their lives. This month we are featuring Jenna Mencome, Headway’s Sourcing Specialist!

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    Project Spotlight: The Harris County Marriage Project

    The Harris County Marriage Project is intended to understand the factors that make marriages last and those that determine marital longevity.  Results from the study will serve to inform educational programs to assist newlywed couples and couples considering marriage. Field interviewers will...

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    Project Spotlight: The Evaluation of Making Proud Choices! Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program

    This program will provide timely evidence to the Office of Adolescent Health (OAH) on the impacts of Making Proud Choices!, a highly popular yet understudied evidence-based teen pregnancy prevention program. The impact study will measure the effectiveness of the program, as delivered in schools and...

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