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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.

Sponsored Content: 11 Easy Ways to Improve Your Survey Response Rates
You can learn a lot from your customers and employees - if you can get them to fill out your survey. Surveys are a powerful and cost-effective way to not only gather information, but also identify and diagnose problems as well as uncover any new and emerging opportunities. However, one of the biggest challenges that many companies face in conducting surveys is getting enough people to take their survey (i.e. getting a high enough response rate) to ensure that their survey results are accurate. While there is no single, silver bullet for improving response rates, there are some easy steps that companies can take that, when combined, will help them improve their survey response rates. This white paper from Allegiance discusses what those steps are.
Trade Talk: Hallmark sends greetings from Social Media Land
This article contains a discussion of Tom Brailsford's presentation on social media data at The Market Research Event in November 2011.
How to be a good research client
A veteran research vendor offers his advice to clients on working with research firms, including the RFP process, pricing and what each party should expect from the other.
We all think we're great: Measuring social desirability
This article discusses social desirability, a phenomenon that causes respondents generally to have the tendency to rate themselves positively, which can impact research results.
The elevator speech: Your greatest networking tool
In this article, the author discusses the importance of an elevator pitch and offers advice on how to create consice, clear and unified messaging across an organization.

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Related Articles

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Considerations for choosing qualitative research facilities
Choosing the correct qualitative research facility is a key decision when planning market research. Mark D'Alessio, the managing director of Focus Plus, outlines many of the essential criteria to think about.
How to choose a data collection service
Lou Roth, president of The Wats Room, a data collection firm, provides 10 guidelines for selecting and working with data collection companies. The article highlights important steps to include in the data collection process.
Computers integrate firm's multi-city data collection operation
Data collection firm Consumer Pulse Inc. has improved the management of its responsibilities as well as the quality of its data collection and internal procedures through the use of computers. Integrating the company's computers has helped ensure quality, eliminate errors and lower costs.
Budget for living data
Interactive perceptual mapping, conjoint analysis and "living databases" are helping marketing research practitioners get a competitive edge and gain respect.
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.

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December 2, 2015
Unicom will hold its Data Analytics Conference on December 2 in London.
December 2-4, 2015
RIVA Training Institute will hold a course, themed 'Fundamentals of Moderating,' on December 2-4 in Rockville, Md.

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