Methodology

Our research expertise extends across the full range of qualitative and quantitative research methodologies, including secondary data analysis, focus groups, interviews and both online and telephone surveys. We can help organisations with any research challenge - whether it's investigating a particular area of interest or a complex, multi-methodology programme of research.

We have an international team with agency, client side and commercial experience to provide research tailored to your needs. Our staff are committed to supporting the non-profit sector through high quality, actionable research. As well as an outstanding academic record in the research field, our team members have held positions at large charities, growing not-for-profits and high profile organisations such as the United Nations and the European Union. 

How it works

Focus groups

Bringing people together to discuss views, behaviours and opinions

Depth interviews

We have experience in one-to one, group and telephone interviews

Workshops

Specifically designed to unpick complex ideas with communities or professionals

Surveys

These can be completed face to face, on paper or online, share your questions and we’ll provide the answers

Online communities

We develop an online forum engaging with a range of professionals/ service users or general public to discuss your research questions over a set period of time
 

Panel surveys

We regularly work with some of the UK’s largest online research panels, with sophisticated pre-profiling allowing us to reach a range of specific target audiences for your research

Supporter surveys

We are experts in finding out how your supporters feel and how they view your organisation. Our benchmarking packages can help you understand how your supporter satisfaction compares to other organisations

Segmentations and audience profiling

Identifying and segmenting audiences to help you target new and existing audiences in more sophisticated and individualised ways. Using rules-based and clustering techniques we can help define your key fundraising, marketing and communications audiences

Sophisticated analysis

Our researchers are proficient in digging deeper in your data to uncover hidden insights and patterns using techniques such as regression, predictive analysis, principal components analysis and correspondence mapping

Statistical analysis of existing data

As well as our own extensive bespoke and in-house research, we like to draw on your own existing data sets to pull out further insights

Indexing and benchmarking

We can work with you to establish indices of your key measures, whether your own measures, scores from our research or a combination, and benchmark them over time

Mapping

Using a range of mapping and geocoding tools we can help to display your data and research results spatially, potentially opening up new ways to view and understand your data

Let's start a new project together

We'll use our 15+ years of experience working with charities and non-profits to find the answers to your questions

Talk to us

Interested in our consultancy services, tracking research products, or anything else? Call us on 020 7426 8888 or use this form.