Last year saw dramatic shifts in the world of consumer insights and market research. With face-to-face research such as focus groups and ethnography shut down, marketers shifted to online platforms and streaming services for many projects, and postponed others indefinitely.
Iconic brands are often in decline for an easily overlooked reason…they have lost their contextual meaning because people have changed but the brand has not changed with them. People have evolved their story but the brand continues to tell its story in the same way with the same message and/or the same voice it has […]
Making bold predictions for the New Year is always tricky but our team of insight strategists at RealityCheck is always up for a challenge.It’s hard to make insight predictions in a vacuum. There are too many implications in the air after the US election and the drama of the transition period before Trump’s inauguration. How […]
Jim Chastain Exploring the “Unfinished” You Our digital world is a place where we present ourselves the way others want to see us, but there is also another side to us that doesn’t get presented. This is a place marketers will want to spend more time exploring because it’s where we work on who we […]
So we’ve dusted off the RealityCheck crystal ball to see what’s in store for qualitative research in 2015. Here are our top 5 qual trends for this year.1. From Research to ExperienceMore and more clients will seek methods that deliver experiential learning that immerses them in their consumers’ worlds. For these clients, focus groups will […]