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Winner is announced of the 2020 MRS/ICG Award for Independent Consultants

Posted on 8 December 2020

Congratulations to ICG member Dan Young of Shed Research Consulting as the winner of the MRS/ICG Award for Independent Consultants 2020! Dan’s submission was called ‘You don’t need new research to generate growth:...

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How is social media used around the world?

Posted on 3 December 2020

Rebecca Twose of Language Insight evaluates social media usage and comes up with some surprises. She writes ... Did you know that nearly half of the world’s population are active...

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Who is The Conscious Consumer?

Posted on 3 December 2020

Recently ICG member Alex Clark was invited to show an insight film she has made about ’The Conscious Consumer' at a climate action festival (opened by HRH Prince of Wales)....

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How to make better decisions

Posted on 2 December 2020

ICG member Toby Collins provides an action plan to minimise biases in our everyday lives in order to make better decisions. Toby writes ... A couple of weeks ago I...

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The ICG In Conversation With Dominic Proctor and Eric Salama: Recording

Posted on 1 December 2020

We were thrilled to present our first ‘In Conversation With’ online session with Dominic Proctor, ex-President of Group M, and Eric Salama, ex-CEO of Kantar, about some broad business and...

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The scourge of Market Research Groupies and what we can do filter out frauds

Posted on 18 November 2020

Deanne Gold, Director, iPoint Research and ICG member I‘ve been recruiting participants for the market research industry for over 17 years and during that time, many things have drastically changed....

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Small Steps, Giant Leaps: Applying The Principles of Diversity and Inclusion To Our Market Research Work

Posted on 16 November 2020

This webinar was generously sponsored by the MIS Group ICG member and founder of CORe, Theo Francis, took us through the principles which all those who conduct or use market...

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ICG webinar recording: Indeemo – Omni-Channel Shopper Journeys

Posted on 16 November 2020

This webinar was generously sponsored by Perspective Research Services In this webinar, Eugene Murphy, MD of Indeemo, took us through how shopper and consumer journeys have changed since the pandemic...

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Projective techniques toolkit

Posted on 6 November 2020

Abbey Teunis recently asked the e-group for ideas on what projective techniques to use on a job for a client who requested 'creative and new thinking'. Many ICGers suggested a...

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MRS/ICG Award for Independent Consultants 2020: Finalists Announced

Posted on 3 November 2020

We’re delighted to announce the finalists of the 2020 MRS/ICG Award for Independent Consultants. This annual award celebrates the excellence of researchers who choose to work as micro-businesses. This year’s...

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The ICG and You! A week-long asynchronous study

Posted on 8 October 2020

We have been given a fantastic opportunity to run a 5 day asynchronous study amongst our members, thanks to the generous donation of Recollective's* software. The study will take place...

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TIPS FOR SECURING ENGAGEMENT WHEN PRESENTING ON ZOOM-TYPE VIDEO SOFTWARE

Posted on 8 October 2020

Recently Chris posted this question on the ICG egroup: “As a sort of companion piece to the recent post about the pros and cons of online groups - I'm now...