Unilever’s Keith Weed & Research. Affectiva’s 2-million person facial databank. (RBDR 10.30.2014)

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Today, on RBDR: 1) Research Live’s profile of Unilever CMCO Keith Weed portrays an executive who is fully tuned in to research but also cognizant of qualitative shortcomings at Unilever, which the giant CPG is working to fix. (The original story: http://www.research-live.com/features/a-man-with-purpose/4012445.article)
2) Affectiva announces its accumulation of emotion information from two million people around the world, encompassing in excess of 7 billion emotion data points.
3) Twitter’s third quarter results for Wall Street included a disappointing drop in engagement by its users.

Innovation decisions not including Qual. Stopping “surveys behaving badly” (RBDR 10.29.2014)

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Today, on RBDR: 1) European Centre for Strategic Innovation CEO Alessandro Di Fiore points out that qualitative research is on the outside looking in concerning many corporations’ strategic and innovation processing–and what needs to happen to upend that trend. 2) Rubinson Partners’ Principal Joel Rubinson explains why he’s up in arms with “surveys that are behaving badly,” and what he would like to see done about that. (Read more detail at http://blog.joelrubinson.net)

Google Consumer Surveys branch out. 20 MRers you need to know (RBDR 10/28/2014)

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Today, on RBDR: 1) Fresh Intelligence Research Corp. introduces ValidateIt, the first third party DIY service using Google Consumer Surveys (A YouTube video, featuring Google Consumer Surveys’ Paul McDonald, explains Google’s support and co-creation, with Fresh Intelligence Research Corp., of ValidateIt, the first third party DIY service: Google Consumer Surveys’ Paul McDonald explains Google support and co-creation of ValidateIt:

2) Google also announced it is bolstering its Artificial Intelligence interests by hiring six experts and partnering with Oxford University.

3) Bob Lederer is cited as one of “20 Market Researchers to Know” for 2014 by Survey Magazine.

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New report on training today’s researchers. CMO mkt intell tools (RBDR 10 21 2014)

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Today on RBDR: 1) Best Practices LLC’s new report on training market researchers to be optimum functioning contributors. 2) A blog comments on three top tools and techniques available to CMOs take control of market intelligence.

IMAX CMO Eileen Campbell talks MR with Bob Lederer (RBDR 8/20/2014)

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Social media outshining MR inside cos; Analytic training for college mktg students (RBDR 8/19/2014)

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Today on RBR: 1) Converseon Senior Strategist Mike Moran’s great blog about the collaborating role of social media with marketing research inside corporations makes several important points, including the predominating role that social media plays inside organizations. 2) The research industry shortage of analytically-skilled workers has not been adequately addressed, but Teradata is making its pitch to accelerate the education and training of needed personnel.

Coca-Cola’s added data points; Will MRers assert & help CMOs? (RBDR 8/11/2014)

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Today: 1) Coca-Cola’s domestic sales drops in recent years has caused the company to look for new data feedback points. 2) Market research has the singular opportunity to assist CMOs in many of their most vital information needs. Now, will the profession make a concerted effort to do that?

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