News, Knowledge & Thinking

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Research Knowledge

Behavioural Insights Summit

Posted on 2 December 2021

A few weeks ago, the ICG’s Mike Stevens hosted a virtual conference on Behavioural Insights and you can watch all the session recordings for free on the Insight Platforms site....

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Member Benefit Advertisers – What’s Being Offered

Posted on 17 November 2021

ICG members, claim your benefits today! Newest advertiser on the top See here for recordings of their Lunch&Learns Qualzy Previously Web Creator Suite, Qualzy is a feature rich cloud-based research...

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Award for Independent Consultants 2021: Finalist Submissions

Posted on 12 October 2021

Now in its sixth year, the MRS/ICG Award for Independent Consultants has attracted some of the very best of independent consultants and micro-businesses. This year we celebrate our four Finalists....

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Freelance-Client Best Practice Initiative

Posted on 20 July 2021

Are you a freelance researcher or hirer of freelance researchers?   If so, please support this initiative by completing this survey and share this post with others who may be interested....

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The MRS/ICG Award For Independent Consultants 2021

Posted on 20 May 2021

ENTRIES FOR THIS HAVE NOW CLOSED. FINALISTS HAVE BEEN ANNOUNCED Have you got what it takes to shine? Share what you’ve been up to and let independent consultants reveal their...

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ICG’s Bring-Your-Own Meet-Ups

Posted on 4 June 2020

Same times every week: just log on (link below) and join others for an informal chat. Every Tuesday morning, 10am Every Thursday afternoon, 4pm Every Friday afternoon, 5pm Welcome to...

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New members – December 2021

Posted on 17 November 2021

Please extend a warm welcome to the latest additions to our network: Alexander Ekimov James Krovina Tim Osborn Binanti Cuzner Stephanie Rowley Philip Barton Richard Clark Chris Harvey Suzanne Lugthart...

Webinars

RECORDING: How can LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® be used in qualitative market research?

Posted on 16 November 2021

This webinar is generously sponsored by iPoint Market Research.  Join us to hear from Per Kristiansen, a Master Trainer and co-founder of LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® and ICG member Giulia Fabrizi,...

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ICG Members In The Spotlight

Posted on 11 November 2021

This page is dedicated to our fantastic members who are doing great things within the wider industry. November 2021 Congratulations to the two ICG members, Alison Johnstone and Steven Lacey,...

Research Knowledge

The Perky Poet

Posted on 5 November 2021

During these difficult times, the ICG’s resident poet, Nanda Marchant has been composing little ditties to make us smile … see more of her work on Facebook/ThePerkyPoet Nanda has self-published...

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Award for Independent Consultants 2021: Spotlight On Dan Parker-Smith and Roseann Smith, The Word Is Out

Posted on 3 November 2021

The ICG has some of the most talented and experienced researchers in our industry and we are delighted to have them recognised in the MRS’s awards process. The MRS/ICG Award for Independent...

Webinars

RECORDING: How To Make Networking Work For You (On And Offline)

Posted on 2 November 2021

This webinar is generously sponsored by Perspective Research Services  In this interactive webinar, ICG member Deanne Gold, iPoint Market Research, who successfully networks herself and has presented several talks on...

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Award for Independent Consultants 2021: Spotlight On Matt Gibbs, Bayes Price

Posted on 2 November 2021

The ICG has some of the most talented and experienced researchers in our industry and we are delighted to have them recognised in the MRS’s awards process. The MRS/ICG Award for Independent...

ICG News & Announcements

2021 Award For Independent Consultants: FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

Posted on 2 November 2021

The ICG has some of the most talented and experienced researchers in our industry and we are delighted to have them recognised in the MRS’s awards process. The MRS/ICG Award for...

ICG News & Announcements

ICG Member Buddy Scheme

Posted on 1 November 2021

An opportunity for ICG members to meet and exchange ideas/opinions with other members. Members are paired up for 3 months, after which the pairings change. No huge commitment needed, just...

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Award for Independent Consultants 2021: Spotlight On Tom Woodnutt, Feeling Mutual, and Virgin Pure

Posted on 27 October 2021

The ICG has some of the most talented and experienced researchers in our industry and we are delighted to have them recognised in the MRS’s awards process. The MRS/ICG Award for Independent...