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Articles And Resources About Qualitative And Focus Group Recruiting

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From the Publisher November 1987
Consistent communication and attractive incentives are key when when recruiting "expert" focus group respondents or those with a prominent business position or academic background.
From the Publisher May 1988: Focus groups for business-to-business research
Tom Quirk recounts his experience conducting B2B focus groups for new product research and attributes the project's success to careful recruiting and modertating.
A method for finding 'virgin' respondents
The researchers used a sample of their mailed survey respondents to a “Get Paid for Your Opinions” direct mail effort to explore the makeup of study recruits. Participants responded to a questionnaire through phone or mailed responses. This study is one of the first to combine information about lifetime experience in focus groups with reasons for wanting to participate in them, as well as demographic data.
Research encourages a comprehensive redesign of Blue Nun packaging
After conducting taste tests that confirmed that packaging was a factor in declining sales, Blue Nun wine held extensive focus groups with current and past consumers and competitive brand purchasers, as well as shelf tests, in its package re-design process.
The rules change when conducting focus groups for business to business research
Given the idea that “people are people,” one might assume that the strategies used for consumer focus groups would apply to business-to-business focus groups, but this is not the case. This article offers strategies and considerations for conducting business-to-business focus groups, including playing dumb, allowing the client in the group room, anonymity, confidentiality and a quantitative follow-up.

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Recent Articles

Below are the 5 most recent articles on this topic. These articles were published within the last three years and are only available to registered subscribers.

Facebook Graphs: Charting a new course for MR recruiting?
The author provides an overview of Facebook's Graph Search function and examines its application for marketing research, specifically how Graph Search can be used to find and recruit qualified respondents.
Tips to make difficult medical recruiting easy
To keep clients happy – and profits intact – medical recruiters need a full understanding of the study and respondent parameters with which they’re dealing. A bit of Google-searching is often just what the doctor ordered.
Thoughts on using the new online qualitative tools
A corporate researcher offers an overview of some of the newer online qualitative methods, from MROCs to mobile, and the best ways to use them.
How P&G used agile research to keep up with consumers
The need for immediacy has spurred the development of the agile research methodology, an iterative approach to give researchers real-time insight and the power to make changes on the fly. Procter & Gamble shares its experience using agile research for holiday-season fragrance marketing.
Using Google+ for qualitative research with connected consumers
Google's Sharon Chen reports on her team's experience using Goolge+ to conduct a multifaceted qualitative research study with Web-savvy Generation C.

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