Practical Tips

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Mailmerging into Outlook

Posted on 12 November 2018

Following an egroup request, the ICG community shared its knowledge and experience on how to mailmerge into email effectively.   Key hints and tips included; Mail merge in Gmail You need...

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Omnibus surveys and providers

Posted on 1 November 2018

A useful list of all sorts of Omnibus surveys/providers can be found at www.mrweb.com/omni/om-con.htm  

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Review of text analytics software

Posted on 30 October 2018

Mike Stevens of Insight Platforms has published some useful commentary in their newsletter on text analytics. - The bluffer's guide to text analytics takes a look at how text analytics works...

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Creative workshop venues in london

Posted on 2 October 2018

Following a request on the ICG e-group, here is a list of member-recommended venues for workshops... Breather - https://breather.com/locations/london/crinan Arlington - https://www.arlington.org.uk/conference-facility Sunbeam Studios- http://www.sunbeamstudios.com/spaces/ I-View London - http://www.i-viewlondon.com/studios.php Wallace Space - https://www.wallacespace.com/ Sutherland Labs...

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HMRC resources for small businesses

Posted on 2 October 2018

HMRC has loads of resources to help small businesses incuding advice on VAT and tax, how to record keep and submit returns. We have found a few useful links for...

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GDPR if there is No Deal

Posted on 14 September 2018

A series of articles and commentary on how Brexit may impact Market Research and small businesses. As ever, if you find out more, please do email and we will add...

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Platforms for Online Focus Groups

Posted on 13 August 2018

A round up of the strengths and weaknesses of various online platforms available by members who have used them... if you want to add your own experiences, or have other...

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Creative Screening – hints and tips

Posted on 25 June 2018

A question on the egroup generated many ideas as to potenital creative screening questions and we have amalagamated responses below... The questions around the 'creative' questions are also important to...

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Digital & Online Recorders

Posted on 22 May 2018

Following an e-group conversation we have collated the experiences and recommendations for digital & online recorders... Digital recorders The app TapeACall which essentially dials a second call in the background to...

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Postcode Mapping tool

Posted on 21 May 2018

Need to create a map based on multiple locations - here are some tools that can help... BatchGeo: Create an interactive map from your data<https://batchgeo.com/> batchgeo.com Make a map from...

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Respondent Permissions – Example wordings

Posted on 19 April 2018

It is important to make sure that respondents understand what will happen to their information and what they are agreeing to - and also for you to get the right...