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10 Chart Templates and When to Use Them

What would market research be without graphs and charts? The answer is a lot of talk. Visuals are integral in research reporting, but where do you start? We’ve compiled a pro list of chart types, and some of our best practice recommendations into this nifty…

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What is a Marketing Scientist?

“Data scientist” has been dubbed the sexiest job of the 21st century, but what about the marketing scientist?  What is a marketing scientist and how is one different than a data scientist?   There’s a fair amount of overlap between the skillsets of the data…

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#WCupPredict Throwdown
Semifinals, Finals, & The Winner

Semifinals Welcome again to the World Cup Prediction World Cup between Troubadour Research, FiveThirtyEight, and Goldman Sachs. I’m your host, Dale Gilliam, giving you the play-by-play.   We’re in the final leg of the World Cup, so stay tuned into this post as we update…

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#WCupPredict Throwdown – Quarterfinals

Welcome to the next round of the World Cup Prediction World Cup, Quarterfinals Edition. #WCupPredict Throwdown with @FiveThirtyEight @GoldmanSachs Quarterfinals Scoring Update In this update we’ll be reviewing the probability predictions from our contenders, Troubadour (the Researchers), FiveThirtyEight (the Foxes), and Goldman Sachs (the Sachs)….

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#WCupPredict Throwdown – Round of 16

In a prior post about our predictions for the World Cup winners and losers by round, we issued a throw-down to Goldman Sachs, who produced a similar prediction table. Since that time, we have seen that FiveThirtyEight, Nate Silver’s social, sports, and political analysis firm,…

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