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DEFINING YOUR SURVEY RESPONDENTS: BEST PRACTICES

One of the most important steps in launching a market research survey is determining who should actually complete the survey – what demographic, psychographic and behavioral characteristics should the respondents possess? Ensuring that you are reaching the correct respondents will generate data that is useful, insightful, and most importantly, actionable. However, defining your audience too […]

QUESTIONNAIRE DEVELOPMENT BEST PRACTICES

The quality of the data you collect through quantitative research directly reflects the quality of your questionnaire. Investing the appropriate time to construct a well-designed, effective survey will ensure that you can confidently count on your data to make sound business decisions.  However, if you do not invest time and thought in drafting your survey, […]

Concept Testing: Turning Consumer Insights into Better Products and Services

Some new products and services are groundbreaking, successful and quickly become integral parts of our lives. Others aren’t. Numerous studies have shown that as many as 80% of new product launches fail each year. If you or your clients have an idea for a new product or service, make sure there is market demand before you get […]

USING RESEARCH AND DATA TO DRIVE YOUR PR

At Lab42, we realize how challenging your job can be as a PR or communications professional. One successful media pitch can make a huge difference to your clients’ businesses. However, clients do not always have pitch-worthy news. Even if you have a PR strategy already in place, you can propel your clients’ media exposure to […]

KNOW YOUR SAMPLE: SOCIAL MEDIA VERSUS TRADITIONAL PANEL

At Lab42 we understand the pressures on marketing teams to secure business critical insights with quick turnarounds and on tight budgets, while maintaining the high quality insights necessary for optimal planning and decision making. Rather than a hurdle, we feel those challenges present a great opportunity for innovation. By recruiting respondents through social media channels […]