As email marketing continues to mature, and digital communications expand, organizations need to
become even more strategic in email campaign implementation, to
deliver value on subscriber’s terms. To accomplish this goal, email
marketers must exceed the rising expectations of email subscribers
and ISPs. Subscribers demand organizations speak to their unique
interests and communication preferences.
Because of overcrowded inboxes, consumers also seek new, more
efficient tools with which to review emails.
Innovation is the strong driver of economic growth, new industries
and jobs, and a high standard of living, both in the United States and
globally. In the last half-century, innovation in turn has been increasingly
driven by educated people and the knowledge they produce, particularly
though scientific and technological research and development.
Forty years ago, Congress asked the National Academies Committee on
Science, Engineering, and Public Policy (COSEPUP)—the only joint policy
committee of the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of
Engineering, and Institute of Medicine—to look at the relationship between basic
research and national goals. That request, from the House Committee on Science
and Astronautics in 1964, resulted in the report Basic Research and National Goals.
Do you want a market research (MR) project that precisely meets your goals?
Then you need a precise Request For Proposal (RFP). The RFP is necessary to
document your research needs and expectations. It also gives you an opportunity
to ask for free advice.
Do exceptions exist? Do some clients successfully hire agencies without a formal
RFP? Sure, but it is risky. Unless you have a long-standing relationship with a
market research agency, the RFP process is your lowest-risk path to research
If you’ve been to business school or read books on goalsetting you might be familiar with the acronym SMART, which stands for Specific, Measurable, Actionable or Attributable, Realistic, and Timed. Let me explain briefly what each letter of the SMART Goal formula entails. S = Specific Your goals mustn’t be vague. They must be as specific as they can be. For example, a goal to “Be more successful in 2013” is too vague as it doesn’t define what success is. For one person success might be to pass their exams, for another it might be to retire from their...
This report has been reviewed in draft form by individuals chosen for their diverse perspectives
and technical expertise, in accordance with procedures approved by the National Research Council’s
(NRC’s) Report Review Committee. The purpose of this independent review is to provide candid and
critical comments that will assist the institution in making its published report as sound as possible and to
ensure that the report meets institutional standards for objectivity, evidence, and responsiveness to the
This report continues the National Academies’ efforts in the reform of
education by calling on researchers to recognize the importance of teaching
and to join together with educators to promote undergraduate learning.
The goal in this case is to prepare the next generation of biological researchers
for the tremendous opportunities ahead. Attaining this goal will require
that faculty spend more time discussing their teaching with their colleagues,
both within and outside of their own field or department.
In this chapter, you will learn to: Understand what clients want from a research supplier or department; appreciate the role of communications in managing marketing research; learn about the research management goals of assurance of data quality, cost control, adherence to time schedules, maintenance of client profitability, and staff development;...
Research objectives: Studying and evaluation of active queue management mechanisms to find out the advantages and disadvantages of each mechanism, in order to classify and evaluate application performance for mechanisms and using fuzzy logic to improve active queue management mechanism; the results of the first goals is to perform study motivation first and will be the foundation for the theory and simulation improvements of the thesis.
This chapter explains the ethical issues faced by researchers. After studying this chapter you will be able to understand: What issues are covered in research ethics; the goal of “no harm” for all research activities and what constitutes no harm for participant, researcher, and research sponsor.
Chapter 2 - Ethics in business research. After studying this chapter you will be able to understand: What issues are covered in research ethics; the goal of “no harm” for all research activities and what constitutes no harm for participant, researcher, and research sponsor.
Chapter 1 - Introduction to research in communication. After reading this chapter, you should be able to: Identify instances in which you could use or conduct communication research as a student, use or conduct communication research as a professional, and use the results of communication research in your personal life; explain the goals of research; explain the relationship of research and theory;...
Chapter 1 - Introduction to communication research. After reading this chapter, you should be able to: Identify instances in which you could use or conduct communication research as a student, use or conduct communication research as a professional, and use the results of communication research in your personal life; explain the goals of research; explain the relationship of research and theory;...
Finding a great job is one of the most important things you can do to live a happy, fulfilled life. This section of Mind Tools guides you through the job hunting process and shows you how to win the job you really want.
We start the job hunting process by helping you to identify your ideal career - to do this we use a mixture of personality testing, ability testing, personal goal setting and career research.
Challenges faced by supply chains appear to be growing exponentially under the demands of increasingly complex business environments confronting the decision makers. The world we live in now operates under interconnected economies that put extra pressure on supply chains to fulfil ever-demanding customer preferences. Relative attractiveness of manufacturing as well as consumption locations changes very rapidly, which in consequence alters the economies of large scale production. C
In this Eighth Edition we have retained the objectives and approaches for teaching
materials science and engineering that were presented in previous editions. The
first, and primary, objective is to present the basic fundamentals on a level appropriate
for university/college students who have completed their freshmen calculus,
chemistry, and physics courses.
The problem with conventional textbooks is that they often have the following goals. 1. They want readers to be able to use functional and polite Japanese as quickly as possible. 2. They don't want to scare readers away with terrifying Japanese script and Chinese characters. 3. They want to teach you how to say English phrases in Japanese. Traditionally with romance languages such as Spanish, these goals presented no problems or were nonexistent due to the similarities to English.
The latest research shows that the foods we choose to eat—or not to eat—may increase
our life span or the quality of our lives. Not a day goes by, it seems, without feature news
stories about food and its impact on health. The message that we can reduce our chances of
developing cancer, high blood pressure, diabetes, and other diseases by maintaining a healthy
weight, decreasing the fat and calories in our diets, eating more vitamin- and mineral-rich fruits
and vegetables, and getting fit is becoming a familiar one.
Storage tanks have been widely used in many industrial particularly in the oil refinery
and petrochemical industry which are to store a multitude of different product with crude
oil as one if it. There are different types of tank such as fixed roof tank, open roof tank,
floating roof tank etc. Floating roof tank is which the roof floats directly on top of the
product, with no vapour space and eliminating the possibility of flammable atmosphere.