Lead with Purpose, Science and Statistics
The pandemic threw a dark twist on life as we knew it. But we persevered and although globally market research companies were disrupted negatively with projects delayed, economic uncertainity looming and budget cuts defining the new normal, our COVID-19 Coping in a Pandemic survey respondents (n=100) reported an overall positive outlook (86%) with a minority (6%) feeling negatively about their own personal health and safety.That COVID19 overall had left 66% prepared versus 17% unprepared in their research and insights business in the current environment further spoke to the levels of optimism and resilience binding the Canadian insights industry together in challenging times. 
This month's free webinar Leadership 360: Troubling Times or Golden Age? will help member organizations and their clients as well as all insights professionals take a detailed analytical look at leadership science and understand the appropriate research methods to use to enable smarter decisionmaking in workplaces and societies, particularly in times of crises. Understand how the principles pf psychology, behavioural science and accountability evaluation can boost your individual and organizational profile and leadership impact. Register today! 
Do you want to sponsor a future webinar and avail of exclusive branding opportunities? Would love to work with you. 
Now is the time to gain extra credentials and differentiate your expertise remotely as the next phase of recovery rolls out. Take the CMRE in October 2020 or if you have over eight years of experience, get evaluated. For more details scroll below. 
Wishing you a wellness filled routine,
Arundati Dandapani
Chief Editor, MRIA-ARIM 
2020 AAPOR Burns Bud Roper Fellow and Conference Speaker
2020 QRCA Young Professionals Grant Awardee
Inaugural GRIT Future List Honouree 
E-Learning and Sponsorship Opportunities
Leadership 360: Troubling Times or Golden Age?
When: Wednesday, Aug 05, 1PM-2PM EST
Featuring: Research Strategy Group, BEworks, Accountable Leadership 
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Sponsor a Webinar, Workshop or Lunch 'n Learn at MRIA
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Statistically Significant: Member Resource Centre
Looking for resources to help explain complex or basic statistical phenomena to your clients? Read about some of the basic or breakthrough concepts and methods and upload your own posts, visuals, cheat sheets and notes for fellow members and clients at the Statistically Significant forum
Take the Exam in October!
 Get your credentials evaluated today! If you are a senior professional, ask us about the Experienced Professional Pathway and get your CMRP in just a few weeks. Or take the exam in the fall. Get evaluated today. 
A Multi-faceted Insights Marketplace
Leadership with Purpose
How to make your leadership flow? With structure, integrity and order. Learn about how the three elements work together to create wellness-integrated leadership from Julian Wojczynski.  
The State of Esports
Esports viewership in Canada has grown by around 1.3 million in the past year alone according to Vividata. Andreea Hanko writes about the lack of inclusivity in esports despite its growing market share.
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