Data Collection: The Advantage of a Traveling Team

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Research surveys frequently require timely data collection from specific geographies. In an era of declining response rates and decreased funding… Read more »

The Critical Need for High-Quality Data Collectors: Avoiding Misinformation

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Research survey budgets are tight and scientists are increasingly concerned with obtaining high-quality data at the lowest possible cost. The… Read more »

GRIT Report Insights in Qualitative Research: The Need for High-Quality Data Collectors

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The Primacy of High-Quality Data The latest GRIT report offered valuable insights into the needs and priorities of research scientists,… Read more »

Project Spotlight: National Survey of Drug Use and Health (NSDUH)

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The project has been ongoing since 1988 and is sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).… Read more »

Survey Research, the Georgia Special Election and Understanding the Voter Mindset

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Special elections in a non-presidential or midterm election year are typically rather quiet affairs, with low turnout dominated by older,… Read more »

Survey Research: Project Implementation (Cost, Data Quality, Duration and Manageability)

  Survey planning can be undertaken by a minimal number of researchers in centralized offices of a research institute or… Read more »

Project Spotlight: African-American Eye Disease Study

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Under the auspices of Battelle Memorial Institute, The African-American Eye Disease Study progresses through its final months in Inglewood, CA,… Read more »

Staffing Challenges of Political Campaigns

Polling, Campaigns, and Elections The scientific name for polling is psephology, which literally translates to ‘voting by pebbles’. The first… Read more »

Secret Agents of Retail

So you’re looking for a new job where you can influence decision-making research while also using the industrial espionage skills… Read more »

Don’t Be Intimidated – Be Intrigued By Lapel Work

We’ve all been there, reading a job description and trying to picture ourselves doing that job. Hopefully, you can imagine… Read more »