Flying back from the cancelled PAC 12 basketball tournament, last March there were two significant thoughts on my mind. First, I was angry and concerned that pandemic driven shutdowns had dealt our core verticals of sports and travel a broadside hit that would leave them reeling. Secondly, there was a desire to develop a continuous […]
The key to an effective agile research strategy is understanding when — and when not — to use an agile methodology. Agile research is one tool among many that are available to researchers. Before we can think about where agile fits in processes and toolkits, we need to define the most basic delineation of research […]
As keepers of the Market Research Core Body of Knowledge (MRCBOK™), the Market Research Institute International (MRII) and University of Georgia (UGA) continue to be the leading educational organization within the market research and insights community. In 2020, MRII and UGA partnered with ESOMAR and the Canadian Research Insights Council (CRIC) to offer a new […]
After interviewing over 350 market research professionals among both brands and agencies, I’ve learnt that the number one issue they all face is storytelling. Mitchell Atchison, an insights professional at one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical firms, talked about the importance of reducing the research into a repeatable story. Mitchell Atchison: I think the biggest […]
How to determine market research sampling size – in a valid way that will determine representativeness.
As of October 2019, nearly 9,000 market researchers in 104 countries have empowered their careers and organizations through courses offered by the University of Georgia and Market Research Institute International ATHENS, Georgia – OCTOBER 2, 2019 – The Market Research Institute International, in cooperation with the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education, has launched […]
Global market research is often much more complex than domestic research. Here are some expert tips and advice on how to run a successful global market research project.
How predictions versus insights help with big data and the secondary data wave of market research
This complimentary excerpt from the new Principles Express course, Ethical and Legal Issues in Market Research, authored by Adam Phillips, can help you navigate the labyrinth of privacy laws by introducing you to a set of ethical principles that will position you to meet the vast majority of legal requirements. The quality of research depends […]
How a Qualitative Research Screener assists in obtaining qualified participants for a market research study.