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Our new brand stands for a fresh and modern approach to market research, and so much more! After months of rethinking our brand, working with brand strategists and designers, and making adjustments and plans for all the touchpoints where our brand meets the world, we’re ready to reveal our new look and logo for the… Read more »

Eagle Ridge Hospital Scores Highly Among Tri-Cities Residents

Large majorities of residents consider Eagle Ridge their “community hospital” and support plans for expansion. Vancouver, BC – Residents of British Columbia’s Tri-Cities show a high level of identification with their community hospital, and large support for its expansion plans a new Insights West survey has found. The online survey of a representative sample of… Read more »

Mario Canseco Joins Insights West as VP of Public Affairs

Mario Canseco Joins Insights West as Vice President of its Public Affairs Division Vancouver, BC —  Insights West is pleased to announce that Mario Canseco, former spokesperson and polling analyst for Angus Reid Public Opinion and Vision Critical has joined Insights West as head of its Public Affairs division. Working with our team of 10 full-time… Read more »

A Shocking Number of Small Business Owners in BC Do Not Have a Business Plan

  Vancouver, BC – In conjunction with the start of Small Business Month, results of a recent poll conducted among 459 small business owners in British Columbia by Insights West and Small Business BC, reveal a stunning fact that more than half of small business owners (52%) began operations without a business plan. Nearly one-quarter… Read more »

Two Thirds of British Columbians Have Dealt with a “Terrible Boss”

Most current bosses or managers are rated favourably, but many residents recall facing stubbornness, arrogance and even sexual harassment at the workplace. Vancouver, BC – The second annual “Dream Employer” poll, conducted by Insights West in partnership with Miles Employment Group and the Vancouver Board of Trade, uncovers a large proportion of disagreeable experiences from… Read more »

Insights West Launches Western Canada’s largest Multicultural Panel

First poll launched shows comparisons of life in Canada to home country Insights West is pleased to announce the launch of Your Insights Multicultural Panel—a market research online community of 2,100+ British Columbians of Chinese and South Asian ethnic heritage. This groundbreaking panel is now available to assess the opinions of this diverse and growing… Read more »

British Columbians Ponder Their “Dream Employers”

Better compensation, flexibility and medical benefits would move British Columbians to join a new company. Vancouver, BC – The second annual “Dream Employer” poll, conducted by Insights West in partnership with Miles Employment Group and the Vancouver Board of Trade, reveals that three-in-ten employed British Columbians are not particularly satisfied with their workplaces and have… Read more »

City of Vancouver Tops List of Metro Vancouver Dream Employers

Working relationships with colleagues and supervisors cited as highest sources of satisfaction among employees. Vancouver, B.C. – The third annual “Dream Employer” poll of 2,000+ Metro Vancouver residents, conducted by Insights West in partnership with Miles Employment Group and the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade, uncovers the drivers of employee satisfaction and reveals the Top… Read more »

Western Canadians Are Heavily Involved in Helping Charities

Three-in-ten donors in British Columbia and Alberta will be unable to claim any of their donations in a tax return. Vancouver, BC – A new Insights West syndicated study—Charitable Giving Insights—shows that residents of Alberta and British Columbia are especially active when it comes to charitable causes. Charitable Giving Insights is a syndicated study designed… Read more »