Fast Fashion Pollution Exceeds Air Travel

8 December, 2017 • Uncategorized • by

A challenge that many companies have is waste, whether this be in time, money, or resources. Nothing can cause companies to trim excess than hard times. The fast fashion industry is in a boom right now, and the waste being created is tremendous. Market research online communities can be a great way to reduce waste… Read more »

Millennials, Money, and Bitcoin

29 November, 2017 • Uncategorized • by

  Millennials are coming to be the largest purchasing group in the United States. While it has been clearly identified that their purchasing habits are different than past generations, companies need to understand what they want and value in order to cater to their needs. A Propensity for Bitcoin Six months ago my son began… Read more »

Online Alcohol Purchases on the Rise!

24 November, 2017 • Uncategorized • by

The digital age still surprises me at times. I understand that we are continually becoming more connected. Most of my life is in some way connected digitally.  Take the gym for example, I now use an app to plan my workout. But when I read about increased online alcohol purchases, I realized this is one… Read more »

Customer Experience Like a Luxury Brand!

20 November, 2017 • Uncategorized • by

Luxury brands have three key factors that set them apart which is a strong value to price ratio and have created a strong affinity towards the brand. In this article we look at what they are doing right. Frequent for a Reason In an article recently posted on the Canadian Marketing Association’s website entitled How… Read more »

Content Editing Tools within MROC Software

7 November, 2017 • Uncategorized • by

Content is an important aspect of a healthy online community. Publishing content that shows what the community has achieved, greatly increases the health and motivation of the community. People want to know that their work and contributions are appreciated. We knew that it was important for community managers to be able to publish content within… Read more »

Technological Advancements Impact on Market Research

2 November, 2017 • Uncategorized • by

The development of technology has created ample opportunities within market research. Total Recall The development of phones and their widespread usage, of taking photos and videos to share perspectives and experiences has revolutionized the way we communicate with each other. This widespread usage has provided ample opportunities for research especially within Market Research Online Communities.… Read more »

Dealing with Trolls

24 October, 2017 • Uncategorized • by

Trolls are a constant nuisance to message boards and public forums. They disrupt and infuriate communication and learning. While many news organizations are giving in to their threat by doing away with this form of communication, one Norwegian tech site is trying a new way to combat them. Testing Trolls  The other day I was… Read more »

Fighting Cyber Bullying

20 October, 2017 • Uncategorized • by

Cyberbullying is real, and we believe that it needs attention and focus to help educate others about the harmful results it can have on individuals. SXSW Award for Fighting Cyberbullying Adweek recently published an article entitled Anti-Cyberbullying Software Vies for SXSW Award which was written by Richard Horgan. In it Horgan talks about how each… Read more »