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Update 9.15.2015

There's a lot of clutter in the MR universe and MRA is here to sort through it. You can trust us to highlight only the truly important news and legislation, high quality education and research that's up to code.

You may find we're a little more animated than usual...

We're so excited for the Corporate Researchers Conference that we want to shout it from the hilltops!

Instead, we've created a fun, animated video to do it for us.

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Interested in attending CRC 2015? Contact Lisa Lockwood at (202) 800-2545 for special pricing discounts that may be applicable to you and your team!

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Blue Book is your targeted solution to reach research partners and suppliers! It is a convenient, highly-targeted source for professionals who seek research partners and products for the use of consumer and opinion research services.

MRA Members receive $100 discount before September 30.

Three ways to buy or renew your (mobile-responsive!) Blue Book listing:

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FROM Marketing Research Association

How To Get Interpretable Feedback

Matthew Champagne offers two examples.

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From Marketing Research Association

Escaping the Privacy Panic Cycle

Consumer concerns and emerging innovation.

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FROM Marketing Research Association

Volunteers Needed for the Education Committee!

The Marketing Research Association Education Committee is seeking committed, enthusiastic volunteers to serve on the Webinar Subcommittee dedicated to bringing educational content to the MRA.

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FROM Marketing Research Association

Russia's Data Localization Law

New reasons to be careful with Russian citizens' data. (MRA members only)

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From Marketing Research Association

General Mills: What's Beyond Mobile? (PRC: 1 in Research)

In this CRC keynote session, learn about how General Mills continues to be all in on the modernization of their tool kits, including a push to expand beyond the mobile platform.

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FROM The Onion

Denny's Market Researcher Shaken by Focus Group

"What Americans really want for breakfast is scary," says The Onion.

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FROM Marketing Research Association

Is Fixing Your Survey Worse Than Being Naked in Front of Strangers?

What's horrible on day one doesn't have to be horrible on day three.

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FROM Marketing Research Association

TED Speaker Tom Wujec to Open CRC St. Louis

There are a number of people who have a lot more "uh-oh" moments than others, and among the worst are recent graduates of business school.

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Events & Webinars

Sep

16

Sep

20

Hotel Deadline! Corporate Researchers Conference

Last day to claim our special room rate on hotel nights at the Marriott St. Louis Grand Hotel

Sep

22

Sep

20

Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA): What You Need To Know (a Joint AAPOR/CASRO/MRA Webinar)

 

Sep

30

Sep

20

Early Listing Deadline! Blue Book Listings

Last day to save $100!

Sep

30

Sep

20

MRA Minnesota Upper Midwest Chapter Presents:
"The New Normal: Product Innovation and Research"

11:30 CDT, Ridgedale Library, 12601 Ridgedale Dr., Minnetonka, MN

Oct

1

Sep

20

Florida Chapter Educational and Social Networking Event

St. Petersburg, FL.

Oct

5

Oct

7

Corporate Researchers Conference

Marriott St. Louis Grand Hotel, St. Louis, MO

Oct

7

Sep

20

Southern California Chapter Short Course

Layola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA

Oct

14

Sep

20

MRA Mid-Atlantic Chapter Induction Event

Iris Lounge, Tysons Corner, McLean, VA

Nov

5

Sep

20

New England Chapter Fall Conference

Waltham Woods Conference Center, Waltham, MA

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PRC is a powerful tool for individual researchers of all levels of work experience and education. Through completion of the Principles course, you will be recognized for your expertise in the market research profession.

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