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Mastering Online Qualitative Research: Discounted Training For ICG Members

Posted on 16 April 2020

Compiled and delivered online by ICG members Tom Woodnutt and Mike Stevens, ICG members can get a 20% discount on this invaluable training. Training sessions run throughout May. Use the...

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Covid-19: Small business responses

Posted on 6 April 2020

The current pandemic facing us all obviously brings a multitude of challenges on a societal, economic, professional and personal level. As a member organisation for small, independent market research businesses,...

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Konrad Collao wins Ginny Valentine Badge of Courage Award

Posted on 26 May 2020

Big congrats to ICG member Konrad Collao who has won the Ginny Valentine Badge of Courage award for “the tenacity to represent the voice of minorities.” The awards are named in memory of Virginia...

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New members – April 2020

Posted on 21 April 2020

Please extend a warm welcome to the latest additions to the clan… Ben Coopman (welcome back) Anna Parry Please feel free to get in touch with us with your comments...

ICG News & Announcements, Research Knowledge

My two days of ‘Impact 2020’ – Elbow-bumps, pistachio crème brûlée and a spotlight on diversity

Posted on 26 March 2020

ICG members Ella Fryer-Smith and Annabelle Phillips were the ICG’s ‘Roving Reporters’ at the MRS’ Impact 2020 Conference this year. Here Ella recounts here her very positive experiences. Thank you...

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MRS/ ICG Award Finalists’ Submissions Published

Posted on 29 January 2020

The submissions of the four finalists of the 2019 MRS/ ICG award are now available. Details of the papers and how to see their submissions are below. WINNER: Qual Street...

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ICG at the B2B Marketing Expo, London ExCel

Posted on 7 January 2020

For the second year running, the ICG will be exhibiting at the B2B Marketing Expo, 25-26 March 2020. http://www.b2bmarketingexpo.co.uk/ The show attracted plenty of marketeers last year, several of whom...

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Award for Independent Consultants 2020

Posted on 7 January 2020

It’s not too early to start thinking about your submission for this prestigious MRS/ICG Award – entries open early May and close early July. For more info about the Award,...

ICG News & Announcements, Research Knowledge

Award For Independent Consultants 2019 – Winner Announced

Posted on 3 December 2019

Huge congratulations to Kath Rhodes and Ambreen Aziz of Qual Street for winning the 2019 MRS/ICG Award for Independent Consultants. Qual Street’s research played a vital role in launching a...

ICG News & Announcements, Research Knowledge

ICG/MRS Award recognises independents punching above their weight

Posted on 25 November 2019

With one week to go before the MRS Awards Dinner, we remind you about our four Finalists

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ICG Eastern Region Visit to The History of Advertising Trust (HAT)

Posted on 1 August 2019

Anyone who loves the Smash Martians laugh or Aleksandr’s the meerkat’s wit is in for a real treat at The History of Advertising Trust (HAT) (https://www.hatads.org.uk/). And luckily, on July...

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MRS/ICG Award for Independent Consultants

Posted on 30 May 2019

Do you run an independent research business? Would you like to showcase your experience and raise your profile in the industry? Why not enter the annual MRS/ICG Award for Independent...

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Stephen Bairfelt awarded MRS Fellowship

Posted on 3 May 2019

Ex ICG Chair and MRS activist, Stephen Bairfelt’s contribution to the market research industry have been formally recognised by the MRS with the award of a Fellowship. Stephen is co-founder...