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1. Women as veterinary leaders.

Publisher : Wiley, Chichester, UK

Correspondence : Veterinary Record 2021 Vol.188 No.11 pp.436-436

3. Step 5: recruitment and induction.

In the context of veterinary practice, this chapter offers guidelines for recruitment, from the drafting of the job advertisement to the screening, interview and selection process, and finally the making of a job offer.

Author(s) : Sneddon, W.

Book chapter : Ten steps to building a successful veterinary practice 2021 pp.41-54 ref.5

4. Feminization of farming, food security and female empowerment.

While female labour force participation is on the decline in many parts of the developing world, female participation in agriculture is increasing worldwide. Our review of the literature however confirms that employment in farming has not yet brought about a transformation in female lives and...

Author(s) : Asadullah, M. N.; Kambhampati, U.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Global Food Security 2021 Vol.29

5. A systematic review of labor-saving technologies: implications for women in agriculture.

In this study, we systematically review the literature on adoption factors and impacts of labor-saving technologies (LSTs) by smallholder and women farmers in developing countries. 85 articles are included in the review after meeting strict selection criteria through a search across several...

Author(s) : Vidya Vemireddy; Anjali Choudhary

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Global Food Security 2021 Vol.29

6. Youth participation in agriculture and poverty reduction in Nigeria.

With data from 683 systematically selected households, the study employed the Heckman two-stage model and the propensity score matching method (PSM) to examine the impact of youth participation in agriculture as a primary occupation on income and poverty in Nigeria. The results indicate that the...

Author(s) : Osabohien, R.; Wiredu, A. N.; Nguezet, P. M. D.; Mignouna, D. B.; Abdoulaye, T.; Manyong, V.; Bamba, Z.; Awotide, B. A.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Sustainability 2021 Vol.13 No.14 ref.46

7. Multi-objective optimization to support the design of a sustainable supply chain for the generation of biofuels from forest waste.

The production and supply chain management of biofuels from organic waste as raw material has been identified as a promising strategy in the field of renewable energies and circular economy initiatives. This industry involves complex tasks such as strategic land use, feedstock purchasing,...

Author(s) : Gutierrez-Franco, E.; Polo, A.; Clavijo-Buritica, N.; Rabelo, L.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Sustainability 2021 Vol.13 No.14 ref.56

8. Apprenticeships and internships: opportunities for equity and inclusion.

On-the-job training programs can help the water industry build and maintain a skilled and diverse workforce. The benefits are numerous for participants in apprenticeship and internship programs, with a well-organized plan that offers training in specific skills, job assurance and potential for...

Author(s) : Curtis, C.; Jones, S.

Publisher : Wiley, Hoboken, USA

Journal article : Journal AWWA 2021 Vol.113 No.6 pp.76-82

9. Unraveling the complex nexus of punitive supervision and deviant work behaviors: findings and implications from hospitality employees in Pakistan.

Purpose: The study adopts the conservation of resources (COR) theory for providing a better theoretical understanding of punitive supervision as an antecedent of employees' minor deviant behaviors (namely, employee time theft and knowledge hiding) via creating cognitive mechanisms (employees'...

Author(s) : Aisha Sarwar; Lakhi Muhammad; Sigala, M.

Publisher : Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK

Journal article : International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management 2021 Vol.33 No.5 pp.1437-1460

10. Job perceptions of generation Z hotel employees towards working in Covid-19 quarantine hotels: the role of meaningful work.

Purpose: The COVID-19 pandemic has seen a growing emergence of "quarantine hotels" that provide accommodation to guests who are mandated to self-isolate for 14 days upon entry to a country to prevent the spread of virus. Why are young hotel workers willing to endure relatively poor working...

Author(s) : Goh, E.; Baum, T.

Publisher : Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK

Journal article : International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management 2021 Vol.33 No.5 pp.1688-1710 ref.many

11. Livelihood diversification strategies and resilience to climate change in semi-arid northern Ghana.

Climate change threatens the livelihoods of smallholder farmers in the Global South. In semi-arid northern Ghana, where over 73% of the population is engaged in smallholder agriculture, climate-induced food insecurity is of major concern. Livelihood diversification is acknowledged to have the...

Author(s) : Mohammed, K.; Batung, E.; Kansanga, M.; Nyantakyi-Frimpong, H.; Luginaah, I.

Publisher : Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands

Journal article : Climatic Change 2021 Vol.164 No.3/4

12. Silence is not golden: motivating employee voice through inclusive leadership.

Given the dynamic nature of the hospitality industry, firms must continuously improve to remain viable. Many innovations and improvements in service are driven by the experiences of employees on the front lines of service delivery, who have direct knowledge of what works and what does not in the...

Author(s) : Jolly, P. M.; Lee, L.

Publisher : Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research 2021 Vol.45 No.6 pp.1092-1113 ref.many

13. Capital obsolescence and agricultural productivity.

This article argues that accounting for capital-embodied technology greatly increases the importance of capital in explaining cross-country differences in agricultural labor productivity. To do so, we draw on a novel data set of agricultural capital prices. We document that new capital is more...

Author(s) : Caunedo, J.; Keller, E.

Publisher : Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Quarterly Journal of Economics 2021 Vol.136 No.1 pp.505-561 ref.30

14. International multi-stakeholder consensus for the capabilities most important to employability in the veterinary profession.

Background: Employability has been defined within the veterinary context as a set of personal and professional capabilities that enable a veterinarian to gain employment, contribute meaningfully to the profession, and develop a career pathway that achieves satisfaction and success. This study...

Author(s) : Bell, M. A.; Cake, M.; Mansfield, C. F.

Publisher : Wiley, Chichester, UK

Journal article : Veterinary Record 2021 Vol.188 No.5 ref.1

15. Does family farming reduce rural unemployment?

This article investigates the causal relationship between family farming and rural labour markets. To this end, we combine farm accountancy data and public labour market statistics at the district level (NUTS-3) for the years 2008-2013. While cross-sectional regressions reveal a strong and robust...

Author(s) : Wuepper, D.; Wimmer, S.; Sauer, J.

Publisher : Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK

Journal article : European Review of Agricultural Economics 2021 Vol.48 No.2 pp.315-337

16. Dietitians' change in practice: a challenge or a threat?

Dietetics has recently begun implementing the nutrition-focused physical examination, based on a physical examination of oral health. This qualitative study, interviewing 18 dietitians, examined how dietitians experience and cope with this change. Inductive thematic analysis revealed that...

Author(s) : Sheffer-Hilel, G.; Drach-Zahavy, A.; Goldblatt, H.; Endevelt, R.

Publisher : Wolters Kluwer Health Inc., Hagerstown, USA

Journal article : Topics in Clinical Nutrition 2021 Vol.36 No.3 pp.189-201

17. Personality characteristics influence job satisfaction in a sample of registered dietitian nutritionists.

Research examining the relationship between personality characteristics and job satisfaction for the profession of nutrition and dietetics, specifically the Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN), is minimal. This study examined these relationships among RDNs in North Carolina. Recruitment of...

Author(s) : Moore, P. B.; Jackson, K. T.; McAnulty, L.

Publisher : Wolters Kluwer Health Inc., Hagerstown, USA

Journal article : Topics in Clinical Nutrition 2021 Vol.36 No.3 pp.224-230

18. 'The sea is our life'. Woman in the fishery sector of the Valencian Community.

Traditionally the role of women in fishing has gone largely unnoticed, but now in recent years there has been a growing interest about them. However, the task of identifying and quantifying the role played by women in fisheries has yet to be fully developed. This study tackles the role of women in...

Author(s) : Herrera-Racionero, P.; Lizcano, E.; Miret-Pastor, L.; Mascarell, Y.

Publisher : Wiley, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Sociologia Ruralis 2021 Vol.61 No.1 pp.278-300 ref.many

19. The impact of financial and non-financial work incentives on the safety behavior of heavy truck drivers.

The goal of the research is to determine how compensation affects the safety behavior of truck drivers and consequently the frequency of traffic accidents. For this purpose, a survey was conducted on a sample of 220 truck drivers in international road transport in the EU, where the results of the...

Author(s) : Škerlič, S.; Erčulj, V.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021 Vol.18 No.5 ref.53

20. Listening to your employees: analyzing opinions from online reviews of hotel companies.

Purpose: This study aims to examine the factors influencing hotel employee satisfaction and explores the different sentiments expressed in these factors in online reviews by hotel type (premium versus economy) and employment status (current versus former). Design/methodology/approach: A total of...

Author(s) : Shi XiaoLin; Chen Zixi

Publisher : Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK

Journal article : International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management 2021 Vol.33 No.6 pp.2091-2116 ref.69

21. Planning for sustainable tourism development in Bhutan.

This chapter investigates the ways in which tourism planning and policies in Bhutan promote, reinforce and constrain sustainability. The scope of this work covers food and beverage purchasing decisions, human resources, transportation and souvenir sales in the tourism and hospitality industry in...

Author(s) : Pratt, S.; Suntikul, W.

Book chapter : Tourism planning and development in South Asia 2021 pp.84-98 ref.40

22. Securing insecure livelihoods through group synergies: the case of violent namatala transboundary wetlandin rural eastern Uganda.

This article uses evidence from Namatala wetland in Eastern Uganda to examine the livelihood insecurity associated with wetland conflicts and highlights the implications of group synergies in securing the related insecurities affecting access and use of the violent wetlands and livelihoods....

Author(s) : Mudondo, C.; Kabumbuli, R.; Batega, D. W.

Publisher : Sage Publications India Pvt Ltd, New Delhi, India

Journal article : Journal of Land and Rural Studies 2021 Vol.9 No.2 pp.329-343 ref.22

23. Work demands, Independence, valuation as a farmer, and mental health in farming. a study of mental health among dairy farmers and vegetable- and potato farmers in Norway.

In this study, the aim was to advance the knowledge about mental health status in the Norwegian farming population. Based on the dimensions in the Job Demand and Control model (Karasek, 1979); work demands and control, and the importance of recognition and dignity (Andrew Sayer, 2011), the aim was...

Author(s) : Logstein, B.

Publisher : Sciendo, Warsaw, Poland

Journal article : European Countryside 2021 Vol.13 No.1 pp.175-192 ref.60

24. No-jab, no-job clause: ethical issues and legal impediments.

Vaccination is considered to be one of the greatest public health achievements in the 20th century. The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has triggered a worldwide debate and legal exemption of vaccination and its possible consequences. Now that COVID-19 vaccination programme has started, there...

Author(s) : Corpuz, J. C. G.

Publisher : Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK

Correspondence : Journal of Public Health 2021 Vol.43 No.2 pp.e405-e406 ref.10

25. The nexus between rural household livelihoods and agricultural functions: evidence from China.

Understanding the relationship between households' livelihoods and agricultural functions is important for regulating and balancing households' and macrosocieties' agricultural functional needs and formulating better agricultural policies and rural revitalization strategies. This paper uses peasant ...

Author(s) : Liu BenCheng; Fang YangAng

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Agriculture 2021 Vol.11 No.3 ref.82