Archive of month: March 2019

The Robots are Coming – Look Busy!

The Importance of Human Connection in an Increasingly AI World By Amy Knowles, Senior Vice President, Research Strategy Group It seems like every other post on my LinkedIn feed is something telling me about how AI will take over the world or that chatbots are the future. This got me thinking, what is the role […]

Announcement of Promotions

Jim Peterson and Anne Coulter are pleased to announce a number of promotions on the Research Strategy Group team. Anoushka Gupta, Michelle Stephenson, Le Le Mac and Tanya Ploen have all been promoted to Senior Director. These promotions recognize and celebrate the hard work and dedication of each of these four valued employees. They all […]

Congratulations OLG!

For the second time since 2014, the OLG’s Responsible Gambling Program has been voted best in the world. The announcement was made at the recent World Lottery Summit (WLS) in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In particular, the WLA recognized PlaySmart’s strategic approach to responsible gambling, its commitment to continuous improvement and its success in implementing category […]

Craft Beer Innovation in the United States

Although per capita beer consumption is trending slightly downward in major markets like China, Russia and the United States, some segments are growing and literally exploding with innovation. In the United States, much of this innovation is centred in the still growing craft beer segment. There are now 6700 craft beer companies in the market […]

Research Strategy Group international at the Quirk’s Event in Brooklyn, New York

We were delighted to attend this excellent conference. There was a packed roster of engaging speakers armed with fascinating case studies.  The most noteworthy for us echoed the mission we have been on—and continue to be on—with our clients: Using emotion and journey-based learning to identify the “why’s” behind consumer behaviour; Finding ways to be […]

Research Strategy Group Offsite Day!

Our team is pumped after an excellent event at the Thompson Hotel in Toronto. Exciting plans for continued growth and success of the company were presented and discussed. We were also thrilled to have internationally renowned growth strategist/advisor Kristin Luck participating in the day’s activities. Kristin shared her views on current key trends in the […]