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Ethnographic Research

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Tags: | Ethnographic Research | Observation Research | Social Media Mining

 

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.

How a 360-degree research approach provides a deeper understanding of the patient experience
The author outlines a research process by which pharmaceutical and health care companies can learn what life is like for patients afflicted by an illness.
Live feeds and confessionals: Video brings qualitative insights to life
The author discusses how technology, specifically video solutions, can help researchers tell a better story with their qualitative insights and secure client buy-in. This article uses vehicle drives and ethnography as an example.
Qualitatively Speaking: Mobile, yes; ethnography, not so much
Mobile ethnography certainly has its place in the researcher’s toolbox, the author says, but it’s no substitute for data-gathering by a trained observer.
Avoid 'surprises' with a comprehensive research plan
Having a solid research plan in place can help companies stay prepared and avoid unwanted surprises.
Why there's no replacement for face-to-face research
The author shares several stories from the recent past to support her argument that there is no true online equivalent for face-to-face qualitative research.

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Related Articles

There are 125 articles in our archive related to this topic. Below are 5 selected at random and available to all users of the site.

Put social networks to work for your research
Web 2.0 tools such as Facebook, Skype and LinkedIn can be cleverly used by companies to boost information sharing and encourage communication internally and externally. Dubbed Business 2.0, these low-cost methods are a trend to watch.
Trade Talk: A look at our new look; going ethno in San Fran
Background on the redesign of Quirk’s and a summary of highlights from the ethnographic research-related programming at the 2004 IIR Market Research Event.
You can learn some interesting things when you force consumers to stop using - or make them use too much of - a product
Deprivation research, in which a consumer’s favorite product is withheld from them, is a useful market research tool but is more powerful when inundation research is run in tandem. Forcing product usage on a group of consumers can uncover equally compelling findings, the author argues.
Using online ethnography to explore the digital camera market
Analysis of postings on blogs and other online sites pertaining to digital cameras let researchers study trends as they formed and showed how prospective buyers defined their searches for their ideal cameras.
Creative ethnography helps small nutrition-bar start-up find its path
Nutrition-bar maker 1-For-1 Foods used ethnography and other research methods to understand how its buy-one-give-one model could fit into consumers’ lifestyles.

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