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IoD Online - Effective Research Techniques and Approaches for Directors

04 Aug 2020
Online webinar, Online

Having the ability to perform effective, robust, reliable and unbiased research is a key capability for all directors.  

As part of normal business, all firms need to research the market place to determine how they should operate their firm, therefore during this IoD webinar you will discover the following:

* Understand the different types of information - e.g. quantitative verses qualitative  

* How to design a research plan – e.g. why you need gather data, defining a research
   objective and developing detailed research questions

* How to create a sample and understand the challenges and issues

* How to gather data via a variety of sources – e.g. interviews, desk research,
   document review, observations, focus groups and questionnaires

* How to perform data analysis for both qualitative and quantitative data

* Finally how to summarise the research data into a meantime format

This webinar will take place virtually on Zoom. Once you have registered to join, you will be sent a link to connect and to add to your diary prior to the meeting.

Key details

Date & time: 04 Aug 2020 12:30 - 13:30
Location: Online webinar, Online
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Event manager:
Ms Caroline Kearney
Contact phone:
07917 699 498


Paul Taylor has nearly 30 years experience of implementing change across the financial services, oil/gas, charities and professional bodies.

He is Chair and NED for a variety of industry and social enterprises and is an Author on several areas with a recently published book called “So you want to go contacting”. He is also due to publish a book on change management soon.

He has experience in speaking on a variety of subjects (e.g. change , freelancing, technology, financial services, artificial intelligence, etc.).

Paul is a mentor to various people on areas on career planning, career changes, etc. and is also an Associate Lecturer for the Open University STEM school teaching Technology Management.

He obtained an MBA from the Open University in 1999 and is currently studying for a PhD at Middlesex University.



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