Market Research Organizations
Market research organizations offer an array of resources to the busy research professionalMarket research groups are a group of survey and research professionals who want to share their experiences and knowledge. They are a source of support, information, education, networking and solutions in the survey industry. The goal of these associations is to protect and promote standards, knowledge, ethics, excellence and professional development in the market and opinion research profession.
Market research groups link you to workshops and seminars, which study emerging trends and challenges in the industry. You exchange ideas about processes and methods. As a result, your job performance and professional development are fine-tuned. Consider:
1. Using a marketing research association to grow as a professional in the industry.
2. Reviewing different market research society membership levels.
3. Taking advantage of conferences, forums and other networking resources provided by a market research association.
Consider a market research society to grow as a survey professional
Pay annual dues to belong to market research organizationsMarket research groups' dues usually range depending on the membership level. Once you find an association you want to join, decide what type of commitment your company is willing to give.
Get valuable networking benefits from joining market research associationsWhen you join a marketing research industry, you are connected to marketing data, case studies, articles, best practices and more. Statistics show that professionals who belong to an association make more money than non-members, because of their access to resources and industry tools. Not only do you make bigger profits, but you develop more self confidence.
- Consider a company membership instead of individual membership to a marketing research society so several employees can benefit.
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