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What is an Umbrella Summary?

An Umbrella Summary highlights findings from the workforce literature to address pertinent child welfare workforce challenges. These summaries provide a synopsis of the published meta-analyses of a specific workforce topic. The research is summarized in a straightforward question-and-answer format. Each summary highlights the implications of the research for child welfare professionals.

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Emotional Intelligence Training
Can people learn how to better recognize, understand, and manage emotions? This umbrella summary describes the available evidence about emotional intelligence training.
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Emotional Labor
What does the research say about having to fake your feelings at work? This umbrella summary describes the available evidence about emotional labor.
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Workaholism
What does it mean to be a workaholic? Read this Umbrella Summary to learn more.
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Reference Checks
When considering a job candidate, does it help to talk with former employers? This Umbrella Summary describes the available evidence about reference checks.
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