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Doctor Disruption » Who are the real disruptors in market research?

Doctor Disruption » Who are the real disruptors in market research? | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
Who are the real disruptors in market research? Mar 12 2018 The word disruption is commonly used to describe innovation in market research and other industries, but how can we differentiate incremental improvements from changes that are truly disruptive?
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What Data Can’t Do - The New York Times

What Data Can’t Do - The New York Times | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
Data can’t account for everything in our experience, nor serve as the only guide for our thinking, planning and decision-making.
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Precision, Perfection, Symmetry and Intensity... Japanese Whisky

Precision, Perfection, Symmetry and Intensity... Japanese Whisky | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
The whiskies are presented cleanly along with cool spring water which doesn't fight against the deeply warming spirits, served neat in a crystal glass. These spirits are illuminating and bold, possessing notes of white flowers, crushed stones, salt lick and touches of peat and smoke.
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Why language is not everything that Noam Chomsky said it is – Daniel Everett | Aeon Essays

Why language is not everything that Noam Chomsky said it is – Daniel Everett | Aeon Essays | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
I took on Noam Chomsky’s ideas about language and unleashed a decade of debate and ridicule. But is my argument wrong?
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Young Southeast Asian Muslim Women Are More Religious Yet More Progressive, Study Finds

Young Southeast Asian Muslim Women Are More Religious Yet More Progressive, Study Finds | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
A new study conducted by the New York-based Innovation Group, J. Walter Thompson’s in-house creative think tank, provides insights into the shifting outlook of Muslim women in Southeast Asia, and how that could affect the fashion, beauty, technology and food industries.
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Don’t Get Lost In Translation: Multicultural Market Research

Don’t Get Lost In Translation: Multicultural Market Research | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
As a market research professional, I’ve conducted qualitative and quantitative projects in over 25 countries over the past couple of decades.  In addition, I’ve been involved in projects in the United States that have had more than their fair share of multicultural components.  Doing research in Miami, for instance, involves talking with people who migh
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Chinese males driving country’s US$33bn cosmetics market

Chinese males driving country’s US$33bn cosmetics market | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
One consumer analyst with Cinda Securities goes as far as saying we have entered the ‘male beauty era’, as more men increase spending to look their best
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The Best Career Advice

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From (Dilbert creator) Scott Adams, quoted in Tools of Titans: 'If you want an average, successful life, it doesn't take much planning. Just stay out of trouble, go to school, and apply for jobs you might like. But i
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Reaching Asia’s Affluent Millennials - ASIA RESEARCH Magazine

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April 17 Millennials: the latest group that advertisers are looking to reach, even though there is still no consensus
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Beauty in Asia: Skin Care versus Makeup - ASIA RESEARCH Magazine

Beauty in Asia: Skin Care versus Makeup - ASIA RESEARCH Magazine | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
To give you a look into how much Asia is a melting pot of diversified values, we did a little comparison on the different notions towards Make-up and Skincare in Indonesia, Malaysia and Japan. Based on the frequency of applying Make-up vs Skincare (Top 2 boxes) during the day in each country. Those in Malaysia …
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Why Westerners and Easterners Really Do Think Differently

Why Westerners and Easterners Really Do Think Differently | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
While pejorative stereotypes have been properly cast aside, the question remains whether there is a fundamental difference between how Eastern and Western societies are configured.
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Inspector Insight » How Different Are Cultures? (Introduction to Semiotics Part 1)

Inspector Insight » How Different Are Cultures? (Introduction to Semiotics Part 1) | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
on cultures and semiotics https://t.co/H6bTM0drVA
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Doctor Disruption » Who are the real disruptors in market research?

Doctor Disruption » Who are the real disruptors in market research? | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
Who are the real disruptors in market research? Mar 12 2018 The word disruption is commonly used to describe innovation in market research and other industries, but how can we differentiate incremental improvements from changes that are truly disruptive?
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How Brands Can Convert Data To Insight | Branding Strategy Insider

How Brands Can Convert Data To Insight | Branding Strategy Insider | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
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Why does music make us emotional?

Why does music make us emotional? | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
(Inside Science) -- From a simple, lonely melody to an intricate sonata, sometimes it feels like music can speak directly to your heart, in a language that you don’t know, but your emotions understand.
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Economic picture brightens for ASEAN and India toward 2018- Nikkei Asian Review

Economic picture brightens for ASEAN and India toward 2018- Nikkei Asian Review | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
In the most recent quarterly survey of major economies in Asia by The Japan Center for Economic Research and the Nikkei, economists were mostly upbeat
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How smartphones hijack our minds

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So you bought that new iPhone. If you’re like the typical owner, you’ll be pulling your phone out and using it some 80 times a day, according to data Apple collects. That means you’ll be cons…
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L’Oréal’s new CMO on why brands shouldn’t have a digital strategy

The Canadian marketer has only been in his role for two months, but feels optimistic about the opportunity to expand L’Oréal’s digital capabilities.
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The Rise of the Mind Economy

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Why has behavioural science moved up the agenda so rapidly? There is a strong case to be made that it represents a structural change in the market.
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SE Asian consumers become health-conscious | WARC

SE Asian consumers become health-conscious | WARC | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
SINGAPORE: Consumers in Indonesia and Thailand are increasingly looking to lead healthy lifestyles and view protein consumption as a way of achieving that goal, according to a new study.
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More than 2,500 products subject to shrinkflation, says ONS

More than 2,500 products subject to shrinkflation, says ONS | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
Consumers have been paying the same amount for thousands of products that have shrunk in size.
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Our ancestors were drinking alcohol before they were human

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It is possible to trace the evolution of boozing back to the common ancestor of humans and chimpanzees
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Why Americans Smile So Much

Why Americans Smile So Much | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
How immigration and cultural values affect what people do with their faces
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Have we become the White Rabbit? The experience of Time in the Postmodern Era

Have we become the White Rabbit? The experience of Time in the Postmodern Era | Insightful threads | Scoop.it
Have we become the White Rabbit in the Postmodern Era? Do we wear the watch or is the watch increasingly wearing us? How is our relationship to time changing at a semiotic level - are we thinking about time through different metaphors?
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