Posts Tagged ‘Tony Cosentino’

2013 – The Market Research Year in Review (A Client Perspective)

Posted by Edward AppletonTuesday, December 31, 2013, 6:30 am No Comments
The year is pulling to a close, and rather than look forward and make predictions about what 2014 will bring, I have taken a look back at 2013 and pulled out what for me were the year's highlights - the things that stick in my mind as having import for the Market Research Industry.
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The Conundrum of Changes in Market Research and Predictive Analytics

Posted by Tony CosentinoWednesday, January 2, 2013, 8:34 am 3 Comments
Technologists and market research practitioners have long lived in parallel universes. In technology, we deal with tables, joins and the ETL process. In market research and analysis, we deal with datasets, merges and data preparation. When you think about it, these are the same things! The subtle difference is that technologists have had a data mining mindset and market researchers have had a hypothesis-driven mindset.
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TMRTE: Showcasing The New PGA of Market Research

Posted by Tony CosentinoSunday, May 6, 2012, 15:27 pm 4 Comments
What does this year’s PGA Tour and IIR’s The Market Research “Technology” Event have in common? Instead of the diversity of new golfers, our industry is seeing a wide breadth of new technologies, techniques and companies that are challenging the status quo.
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Framing the World of Predictive Analytics

Posted by Tony CosentinoWednesday, April 4, 2012, 7:47 am 3 Comments
During the past month, I was able to attend two premier conferences dedicated to predictive analytics; these were the The Predictive Analytics Summit in San Diego, and Predictive Analytics World in San Francisco. In categories like this, it’s next to impossible to follow the notion of a mutually exclusive and exhaustive set. In spite of this classification issue, I will do my best to provide a bird’s eye view of the sector. I’ve broken it down into three types of predictive analytics and the three types of companies pursuing the predictive analytics market.
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