Market Research Institute International and University of Georgia introduce two new Principles Express online courses

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Market Research Institute International, in collaboration with the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel, announces the addition of two new courses in the suite of Principles Express on-demand courses: Advanced Analytic Techniques and Working with Secondary Data: Syndicated and Big Data. Principles Express courses, which are exclusively offered […]

MRII Announces Jeffrey Henning, PRC as Next Executive Director

ANN ARBOR, MI – MRII is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeffrey Henning, PRC as Executive Director of the Institute, effective January 1, 2019. “Jeffrey Henning brings a broad understanding of current trends in the market research industry and the challenges they present to market research educators. MRII is fortunate to have an industry leader with […]

MRII & UGA announce two new online courses

August 31, 2018 ANN ARBOR, MI – The Market Research Institute International, in collaboration with the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel, has launched two new courses:  Sampling in Market Research and Introduction to Data Analysis. Sampling in Market Research teaches researchers the basic principles to apply when designing and drawing samples […]

Cambridge Analytica, Facebook, and Market Research

There has been a good deal of handwringing of late in the NewMR social media bubble about the Cambridge Analytica/Facebook imbroglio and its implications for MR. (If you don’t know what I’m talking about do some googling.) The general issue at play is one that the ESOMAR Professional Standards Committee (PSC) has been wrestling with […]

Jeffrey Henning Elected President of the MRII Board of Directors

ANN ARBOR, MI, January 10, 2018 — The Board of the Market Research Institute International (MRII) has elected Jeffrey Henning, founder and president of Researchscape International, as Board President for 2018. He succeeds Jon Last, founder and president at Sports and Leisure Research Group, who now becomes Immediate Past President.  The Board also elected Dan Coates, […]

Online survey engagement is an oxymoron

My MRII colleague, Bill MacElroy, has put up a number of blog posts here over the last couple of months that explore recent thinking within MR about respondent engagement. It comes on the heels of the GRIT CPR REPORT (no, not that kind of CPR, although the metaphor may be apt) which is mostly a […]