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Saturday, 19 April 2014

Top stories

IPA report shows record increase in marketing budgets

17-Apr-2014

Q1 2014 IPA Bellwether Report revealed greatest marketing budget increase in seven years.

UK SBS announces gov't MR framework supplier list

16-Apr-2014

Market research is the first of the portfolio of Crown Commercial Service frameworks to go live.

BBC to re-tender its MR roster

16-Apr-2014

Deadline for agency applications to new four year roster set for 20th May.

Twitter acquires social data provider Gnip

16-Apr-2014

Acquisition will see more of Twitter’s data offered to Gnip’s customer base.

Features

Inside the data-driven newsroom

17-Apr-2014

Real-time data feeds and analytics technologies are radically transforming the way editorial teams work. Jo Bowman reports.

Plenty more fish in the sea?

15-Apr-2014

Is the research industry doing enough to ensure it stays in a long-term relationship with its respondents? James Sallows of Schlesinger Interactive discusses.

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Famous brands, reinvented

8-Apr-2014

A design competition for university students has seen new twists added to a range of famous household brands.

Getting off Scot free

18-Mar-2014

With the Scottish referendum on independence due to take place in 200 days, Simon Anderson of ScotCen discusses what attitudinal research can tell us about the likely outcome.

Opinion

Time to practice what we preach?

10-Apr-2014

The research industry needs to get better at listening to its own customers, argues Dan Young of Shed Research Consulting.

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town hall meeting

Reserve your place?

7-Apr-2014

Should councils ask citizens to book their places at public consultations to avoid disappointments? Ian Nockolds considers the options.

A real experience

27-Mar-2014

Lessons in customer understanding, straight from the Marks & Spencer service desk. By Craig Scott.

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Data dunces?

26-Mar-2014

The White House has become the latest political target of criticism from the market research industry, after posting a flawed online poll on big data and privacy. Does this raise questions about politicians’ ability to legislate on data?

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Live from IMPACT 2014

Will Self on brands and storytelling Video

3-Apr-2014

Novelist Will Self discusses his use of research in his stories and how to deal with ‘everythingitis’ – an interest in absolutely everything. Filmed at Impact 2014, the Market Research Society’s annual conference.

Martin Sorrell: keynote interview in full Video

24-Mar-2014

Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP and patron of the Market Research Society (MRS) interviewed at Impact 2014, the society’s annual conference.

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'Aim high, even if you hit a cabbage'

20-Mar-2014

Self-confessed ‘data geek’ Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson shared her secrets to success at the MRS Conference.

MRS Conference Award nominees

19-Mar-2014

Best Workshop, Best Session Chair, Best Newcomer, Best Presentation and Best Overall Contribution.

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