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...red the hypothetical use of three methods of research for the proposed topic. While each method could be beneficial to research, they each have strengths and weaknesses that need to be weighted before choosing a method. Workplace violence is a deadly, costly problem that organizations must be proactive against to ensure the safety of all employees.
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