Maximizing your Value through Research: How to Become the Hero Clients Seek
Posted on 09-19-2018 by Korinne Bressler

Consultants face more professional challenges than ever before. From increased competition, to commoditization of services to higher client expectations, you must be as effective and impactful as possible in order to succeed. Are you using every resource in your toolbox to maximize the value you provide... Read More

3 Easy Research Steps to Minimize Social Media Panic
Posted on 02-01-2018 by Korinne Bressler

Are your executives, clients or other stakeholders in an uproar because of something they read on social media—that ultimately turned out to be untrue? And do you have to add extra research to your workload to help counteract the frenzy? If so, you’re not alone. In a recent Newsweek... Read More

The Three Big Risks of Missing information
Posted on 11-28-2017 by Korinne Bressler

Making sound business decisions requires a significant amount of research and information gathering. Without knowing the history of a company or the market trends of the industry, your company can be exposed to liability concerns, reputational risks and financial losses. 1. Liability Pharmaceutical... Read More

3 Trends that Could Impact the Real Estate Industry in 2017 [Free Report]
Posted on 02-17-2017 by Janelle Coates

What’s the difference between a fad and a trend? In the digital age, it can be difficult to tell because news that goes viral seems to take on a life of its own. With deeper research across a broad spectrum of media and industry information, you can identify long-term trends that could impact your... Read More

The Consulting Industry through the Lens of News & Business Research
Posted on 05-24-2016 by Janelle Coates

What industry forecasts and emerging trends are consultants predicting for their own industry this year? We took a closer look to see what could be uncovered in the news. Interestingly enough, many of the trends that are impacting other industries have materialized as important developments in the consulting... Read More

7 Media Industry Insights Uncovered by News and Business Research
Posted on 05-17-2016 by Janelle Coates

In recent years, the traditional media landscape has been rapidly transforming with the rise of digital media. Could 2016 be the year media companies begin deploying new business models and improved content distribution strategies to help them get to the other side of this transformation? Download... Read More

News & Business Research Reveals Energy Industry Influences
Posted on 04-26-2016 by Janelle Coates

What market-driven influences are likely to shape the energy industry in 2016? We did some research using Nexis® to see what we could learn. Political developments always hold the potential to impact the energy sector—and election years tend to have the most pronounced effect. But there... Read More

Research Recap: 7 Predictions for U.S. Non-Profit Organizations in 2016
Posted on 04-08-2016 by Janelle Coates

In some ways, the non-profit sector faces similar challenges every year: How do we find the internal staffing, the right research tools and adequate financial resources to launch the initiatives we have in mind so we can more aggressively pursue our mission this year? Furthermore, a number of currently... Read More

Are You Looking Far & Wide for Property Ownership Records?
Posted on 03-30-2016 by Janelle Coates

A series of Zillow TV commercials offer up heartwarming stories, always ending with a tagline, “Whatever home means to you, we’ll help you find it.” The ads are moving and powerful, but these 30-second snapshots of people finding their homes in a few clicks hide the enormous effort... Read More

Using Deeper News and Business Research to Enhance PR Efforts
Posted on 03-15-2016 by Janelle Coates

Every PR professional understands the need to monitor the media to stay abreast with what happening with clients, their customers, competitors and industry at large. But have you considered how an extra layer of news and business research can give your public relations strategies an edge? By conducting... Read More

The “Wikipedia” Effect on the Research Industry
Posted on 11-25-2015 by Mary Frericks

Access to information has never been more freely available. The development of the open internet and the creation of search engines to sort information for users means that anyone can get their hands on any information. What does all this mean for the traditional research function within an organization... Read More

3 Ways to Improve the Quality of Your SWOT Analysis
Posted on 11-09-2015 by Mary Frericks

Whether you’re a global corporation or a U.S. presidential candidate, complacency can bring momentum to a stand-still. A few years ago, during an interview for a Knowledge@Wharton podcast , Lisa Bodell, founder and CEO of futurethink and author of the book, Kill the Company, cited a complacent... Read More

Tips to Improve Your PR Strategies | Upcoming Webinar
Posted on 10-01-2015 by Megan Burnside

Mark your calendar – on October 20 from 1-2 PM ET, LexisNexis® is hosting a Webinar featuring advice on how to make your media monitoring and research work harder for you. Hosted by our own Robert Schrott, Director of Research & Media Intelligence Markets, and Thomas Stoeckle, Head of... Read More

A quick way to avoid a #marketingfail
Posted on 09-29-2015 by Mary Frericks

You’ve seen the merciless reactions to a deemed #marketingfail. Those missteps can catch explosive attention in the media almost immediately. In the past 7 days alone the hashtag has reached over 175,000 people on Twitter. Chances are, you saw or even criticized some of the biggest brand fails... Read More