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DANVERS — Community focus groups are starting this week to help officials determine what kind of superintendent should lead schools in Danvers. The focus groups are one of the first steps in the district’s search for a new superintendent to replace Lisa Dana, who stepped down from her longtime role this spring while on sick …

Published: 12:00 26 September 2022 Huntingdonshire District Council (HDC) is calling on residents to take part in dedicated ‘climate conversation’ focus groups that will help shape the district council’s climate strategy. The discussion groups, which will take place online from Monday 3 October, will be based on the results of the Climate Conversation survey carried …

WASHINGTON — In focus groups in Pennsylvania this week, swing voters saw video of Democratic Senate candidate John Fetterman speaking at back-to-back events since his stroke in May. The consensus, according to two people familiar with the responses given to Democratic operatives, was that persuasive voters think Fetterman is fit to serve and become more …

DANVERS, MA — The Danvers School Board has planned a series of public forums where students, staff and other stakeholders are encouraged to provide their input on the search for a new superintendent. The first forums are scheduled for September 28, with Danvers High faculty and staff invited to provide feedback at 2:15 p.m. in …

Some North Carolina swing voters who had lost faith in President Biden are expressing a renewed affinity for his leadership, according to our latest Engagious/Schlesinger focus groups. Why is this important: If this trend continues, it could benefit Democrats midterm in November. The big picture: Democrats’ passage of the Cut Inflation Act, sharp declines in …

Clarion Gaming will host a series of eight visitor focus groups in September to tap into the opinions of people who attended ICE London for the first time earlier this year. Over 200 ICE attendees were invited to share their thoughts on the 2022 event, with the research results to be shared with development, content …

Published: 01:57 PM September 2, 2022 Updated: 08h45 September 3, 2022 Huntingdonshire District Council (HDC) is holding a series of focus groups to allow the public to have their say on the future of the district. From next week, the focus groups will be an open discussion about what Huntingdonshire’s vision, aspirations and ambitions for …

Focus groups involving the Docklands community came together to share ideas with the City of Melbourne to help inform the agenda and workshops for the long-awaited Docklands Summit. The summit, which will explore the revitalization and future vision of Docklands, will bring together more than 80 people from leading development companies, businesses, representative groups and …

Just Mortgages has launched a series of focus groups to better understand the needs of brokers and help them branch out into new product areas. The company said brokers with different experiences and backgrounds will be selected from across the country to form groups of 12 under the program. Each group will then brainstorm ideas …

A NEW series of FinTech events focused on collaboration and stakeholder engagement will play an important role in supporting the development and delivery of the recently released FinTech Scotland Research and Innovation Roadmap. FinTech is driving change in the financial services sector, one of the most important sectors of our economy. It presents a significant …

After an impromptu weekend in Portland, Maine, I couldn’t help but notice how much restaurants value countertop dining. Many Portland restaurants, from the upper level to the hole in the wall, encourage customers to come in and sit at the counter. One of those places was Becky’s. Far from the posh end of the spectrum, …

The Cochrane District Social Services Administration Board is hosting a series of in-person workshops for parents and caregivers about child care in our area. Sessions will begin in Timmins tomorrow and continue in Kapuskasing, Cochrane and Iroquois Falls later in the week. Program manager Gabriella Desmarais-Brunet says the agency is seeking input from parents and …

Today, the Pew Research Center is releasing the results of 66 focus group discussions with Asian American adults. While the Center has studied racial and ethnic identity for some time, this project represents the Center’s first comprehensive examination of Asian American identity using focus groups. In this Q&A session, we chat with Neil G. Ruiz, …

The Royal Meteorological Society, in partnership with the British Antarctic Survey, has secured a Natural Environment Research Council (part of the UK Research and Innovation) Engagement Funding Opportunity Growing Roots audience to share our climate change communication training with community leaders across the UK. We will be hosting two focus groups in August 2022 to …

Victoria Young Kannapolis City Council took another major step in its Imagine Kannapolis strategic plan during its council meeting on Monday evening. The board has approved members for three additional focus groups that will delve into specific topics over the coming months. Council approved members for focus groups on historic preservation, environmental stewardship and neighborhood …

The Oregon School District held five focus group sessions that community members could participate in. In light of recent conversations about public school funding in the state of Wisconsin, they wanted to include parents and other interested parties in a conversation about the financial health of the particular district. . At a June 27 Board …

The Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments announced that the National Aging and Disability Transportation Center awarded a $20,000 grant to conduct a transportation needs assessment in El Paso County. In January 2021, PPACG became the direct recipient of Federal Transit Administration funding for seniors and persons with disabilities transportation. For many years, PPACG has …

A whistleblower has said a chat group authorized by Rishi Sunak as part of a £500,000 taxpayer-funded deal was an attempt to argue that the Conservative Party should not be blamed for the cost crisis of life. The participant said The Independent of his “disgust” at what he described as an attempt to make an …

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 30, 2022– Suzy integrates quantitative and qualitative research tools, as well as a high-quality proprietary audience network into a single connected research cloud. With the addition of focus groups, researchers and marketers now have a powerful set of tools to uncover qualitative insights. This press release is multimedia. View the full press …

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Suzy integrates quantitative and qualitative research tools and a high-quality proprietary audience network into a connected research cloud. With the addition of focus groups, researchers and marketers now have a range of powerful tools to uncover qualitative insights. Suzy Live Newsgroups allows researchers to conduct remote interviews with consumers and leverage the group …

WESTBOROUGH, Mass., June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — My-Take LLC, a Greater Boston based on insights technology and analytics, has just launched its latest version of Video Chat, a type of insights community activity used to organize online discussion groups and IDIs. “With this upgrade and activity type launch comes many new enhancements. We believe this …

Victoria Young Applications for Imagine Kannapolis Focus Groups are open and Kannapolis City Council has narrowed the focus areas of the planning process. Kannapolis City Council decided to take a more in-depth approach in creating future plans for the city after its 2021 virtual retreat. Council members felt they lacked the time and in-depth discussions …

GREENFIELD — Among the LGBTQ+ senior population, the need for community is stronger than ever, according to participants in a focus group on LGBTQ+ seniors hosted by LifePath. “Personally, I think of the loneliness and isolation that is more acute once you’re older,” said Peggy Vézina, one of eight focus group participants from across the …

The British Society for Immunology recently published our Diversity and Inclusion Framework highlighting our commitment to working closely with our members and community to raise the bar for equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) in immunology. To continue building a platform to learn and grow together, we are invite BSI members to participate in our EDI …

June 20, 2022, 12:00 PM HST * Updated June 19, 5:58 p.m. Kimokeo Puaa, part of MEO’s Youth Services summer program, presents her group’s perspective on MEO departments on Thursday, June 16 during a youth focus group at MEO. PC: MOE Dr. Lori Teragawachi, who leads Maui Economic Opportunity’s community needs assessment process, greets Zoom …

His Conservative Party counterpart and the largest private funder of public political polls in the UK, Lord Ashcroft, is back with new focus groups. They took place in the two constituencies with upcoming parliamentary by-elections: Wakefield and Tiverton & Honiton. The Lib Dem campaign in the latter certainly stands out: Attendees from both constituencies had …

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From staff reports More than 70 people participated in the first round of focus groups, held Tuesday in the Marietta High School cafeteria, designed to define the skills needed for the next Superintendent of Schools in the City of Marietta, according to a press release from the schools in the town of Marietta. …

This week, the Pew Research Center released the results of focus groups of transgender and non-binary Americans, in which they discuss their experiences, challenges and hopes for the future. As noted by Pew, their research comes at a time of increased visibility and acceptance of transgender people in American life, as evidenced by the announcement …

Welcome Marietta! I’m here in your inbox as usual to tell you everything you need to know about what’s happening in town. First, today’s weather forecast: A thunderstorm in the afternoon. High: 83 Low: 56. Here are the best stories in Marietta today: The Ohio School Boards Association held a focus group yesterday before the …

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) — The Ohio School Boards Association held an all-day focus group Tuesday for the upcoming search for school superintendents in the city of Marietta. Staff members, students, recall groups, athletic departments, and other involved members of the school district have voiced their questions or concerns about the superintendent nominees. Consultant for OSBA, …

By Natalia Vega June 6, 2022 06:09 Sarnia-Lambton Rebound is looking to form focus groups before launching a drop-in Intersectionality to Inclusivity (i2i) program this fall. The new program is scheduled to begin in October for young people aged 8 to 24 who are members of a racialized group or allied in the fight against …

Sunday’s showdown between Brisbane and Fremantle at Optus Stadium won’t be decided where you think, says Lions manager Chris Fagan. With Brisbane possessing the strongest attack in the League and the Dockers the stingiest defence, Fagan is looking elsewhere for his side to succeed. “I would suggest that to win this game, we have to …

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (KSNB) – The City of Grand Island is seeking public input to shape its future public transportation plans. The public is invited to focus group meetings on Tuesday morning, May 31 in the Community Hall at Grand Island City Hall. Three meetings are scheduled at 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. …

Altenew’s newsgroups provide an open forum for its customers. May Park guides customers through the Altenew website to better understand the user experience. The company welcomes ideas, suggestions and constructive criticism to help improve its services. Altenew’s focus groups aim to gather valuable information and suggestions from its loyal customers in order to provide the …

Rishi Sunak is spending an extra £500,000 of taxpayers’ money on focus groups and polls, new Treasury contracts reveal, sparking a claim he is trying to ‘fix his image’. Researchers have been hired to carry out two focus groups and a national online poll every week until February 2023 – bringing the total expenditure over …

Treasury bosses have come under fire for allowing £500,000 of taxpayers’ money to be spent on focus groups and polls amid the cost of living crisis. Deltapoll, an independent public opinion consultancy, has been selected to carry out the work with an option to extend the contract for another year, which would bring the potential …

The Treasury has come under fire for allowing £500,000 of taxpayers’ money to be spent on focus groups and polls. Procurement documents released by the government show Deltapoll consultants have been selected to carry out the work, with an option to extend the contract for a further year, bringing the potential total cost to £1m. …

Zack Buster AACC’s Office of Student Engagement helps conduct surveys and focus groups to gauge student opinions on how the college can better engage them. Students participated in focus groups to help AACC administrators understand how to prevent them from dropping out. Hundreds of students have been invited to participate in three focus groups — …

Anthony Mollet, CEO, Marine Fuels Alliance. Image credit: MFA The industry body set up a series of initial focus groups in May and June on a range of topics affecting the bunker industry. The organization has a series of meetings scheduled for May and June, including the first two on sanctions, compliance and maritime credit …

The first meetings are held online in May and June. Image File/Pixabay industry body Marine Fuels Alliance set up a series of initial focus groups in May and June on a range of topics affecting the bunker industry. The organization has a series of meetings scheduled for May and June, including the first two on …

Netflix is ​​turning to a classic strategy to improve its originals: the focus group. Variety learned that Netflix screened movies and TV shows in advance to get feedback from invited subscribers. Customers would watch multiple titles over the six months and complete a survey to indicate what they liked, disliked, or would change. The company …

Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s super house plan has been lambasted by Labor focus groups who feared it would ‘inflate house prices even further’. Voters expressed serious concerns about Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s super-homes plan in Labor focus groups overnight, fearing it would ‘inflate house prices even further’. Under the plan, voters could loot their super …

ERROL PARKER | Chief Editor | Contact The Coalition’s money men earmarked extra spending in the final days of the election campaign for whatever their internal focus groups indicate is the most popular thing to spend it on. Speaking to the media this morning from Canberra, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg and Finance Minister Simon Birmingham outlined …

Exclusive: Over half of the sessions hosted by Hanbury Strategy were conducted in the Conservatives’ focus areas of the North, Midlands and Scotland ( Image: PA) Rishi Sunak’s Treasury spent £250,000 of taxpayers’ money on focus groups in a single year – and more than half of them took place in Tory target seats. Information …

The Kenston Board of Education has contracted with the Ohio School Boards Association to help find a replacement for outgoing superintendent Nancy Santilli. The board will include time in the process of finding OSBA consultant William Waidelich to meet with staff and the community in several focus groups. The board hopes to complete the search …

The conversations will take place on May 11 at Timmons Elementary The Kenston Schools Board of Education has contracted with the Ohio School Boards Association to assist in its search for a new superintendent. The Kenston Schools Board of Education has contracted with the Ohio School Boards Association to assist in its search for a …

Focus groups to gather feedback for use in the search for the next Superintendent of Schools for the City of Reynoldsburg will be held May 2. Superintendent Melvin Brown leaves for Montgomery County Schools in Alabama. The focus groups begin at 8:30 a.m. and are facilitated by Finding Leaders — the consultant hired by the …

Led in part by Revere Public School Committee student representative Elni De Jesus, Revere High School held several focus groups with staff, parents and students in late March to find out what they are looking for in a new HRH Director and Deputy Director. Last month, HRH Principal Dr. John Perella and Vice-Principal Leah Tuckman …

Content of the article Recently released documents show that just before the Manitoba government scrapped plans for education reform last year, a public opinion research firm told it people were wary of the proposals. Content of the article A report by Probe Research Inc. said people’s opinions had been negatively affected by the government’s earlier …

Newly released documents show that just before the Manitoba government scrapped plans for education reform last year, a public opinion research firm told it people were wary of the proposals. A report by Probe Research Inc. said people’s opinions had been negatively affected by the government’s earlier changes to health care. Read more: ‘Erosion of …

VISALIA, Calif. (KFSN) — Tulare County is taking action to address mental health needs in the South Valley. According to the Department of Behavioral Health, there were more than 5,600 calls for help and nearly 1,700 cases of psychiatric hospitalization last year. As officials review last year’s numbers, they say the need for behavioral health …

The Lesbian Lines Reconnected Project is an oral archive and research project aimed at recording lesbian and queer history in Ireland, supported by the Department for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and the youth. What is the lesbian line? Dublin Lesbian Line is a confidential helpline, run by a group of amazing female-identifying LGBTQ+ volunteers on …

Marquette will host focus group conversations on the best structure and priority functions of the Lemonis Center for Student Success on Tuesday, April 19 and Wednesday, April 20. All students | Tuesday, April 19 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the AMU Henke Lounge Food and drinks will be served. E-mail John Suvice-rector for …

(Farragut) – The Town of Farragut is hosting a community vision meeting this weekend to discuss improving local transportation infrastructure. Farragut joins Stanton and 10 other communities in the Community Visioning program which aims to bridge the gap between demand and availability of resources needed to improve transportation. The program helps communities work alongside Trees …

CSUN will be hosting four different on-campus focus groups throughout the next week in an effort to try to improve the counseling process for students. The focus groups will be led by Inside Track, a nonprofit organization that helps universities improve enrollment and competition rates. “Some of the issues they have are students getting the …

The Fairfield PAL Teen Center is moving and will reopen this summer at 2250 N Texas St, Fairfield. The move provides an ideal time to review the programs and activities that members and the community expect from the centre. Join a discussion group and help us define what the center should offer. Focus groups will …

The search firm hired by Prior Lake-Savage area schools to help the district find a new superintendent formed 19 focus groups with the help of district staff. The district revealed progress with BWP & Associates during a study session on March 28. Steve Griesbach and Philip Ehrhardt, BWP consultants, told the group that excellent candidates …

Today, the European Central Bank released a report on new digital payment methods as part of its preparation for the potential issuance of a central bank digital currency (CBDC), the digital euro. ECB Director Fabio Panetta also shared some clues about the central bank’s current thinking on the digital euro. The central bank announced a …

Victoria Young The movement is finally happening with all the talk from the Kannapolis City Council about ending homelessness in the community. At Monday night’s meeting, the board approved 14 candidates who will make up the new homelessness and transitional housing focus group. The group is said to be one of many who will address …

The Institute for Family Business at the Craig School of Business will host “2022 and Beyond,” a series of four focus group sessions in April for family business owners to discuss the most important issues facing their businesses. All local family entrepreneurs are encouraged to attend to join the conversation and share their concerns. “Most …

(Stanton) — A KMAland community has announced that it will participate in a transportation planning process designed for smaller communities. The City of Stanton will participate in Iowa’s Living Roadways Community Visioning Program in 2022, which serves Iowa communities with populations under 10,000. Stanton is one of 10 communities participating in the program. Stanton Community …

City officials will launch focus groups to address public safety and create “neighborhood-based initiatives” to address violent crime in Homewood, officials said at a community meeting Tuesday night. During his campaign, Mayor Ed Gainey promised to implement policing and public safety reforms, especially in black neighborhoods he says are over-policed. “The only way it’s going …

The world faces a number of crises, namely inequalities in education, health care and access to healthy living conditions and economic opportunities. As researchers, we have a choice: consciously design research that contributes to justice or be complicit in maintaining the status quo. Join Jori N. Hall, professor in the Qualitative Research and Evaluation Methodologies …

Next month, St. Charles School District 303 plans to hold focus groups as part of a district equity audit. In December, board members voted unanimously to hire the Chicago-based nonprofit Consortium for Educational Change at a cost of $44,850. Staff had recommended hiring the company to do the equity audit. The purpose of the equity …

UK – Combining face-to-face and online focus groups within a single project can open up limitless possibilities, says a leading market research manager. Pierre Totman, (illustrated) head of quality at Jigsaw Research, gave a presentation titled The Zoom Group Fantasy at the MRS Impact 2022 conference, asking tough questions about online qualitative research. The session …

Open the audio article player The partnership with Zencity will use ongoing surveys to better understand local concerns, priorities and trust in public safety officers. By Staff | to March 17, 2022 Presented by Beltone – A leader in audience Health care. The City of Prescott Valley will be hosting citizen focus groups over the …

The borough has one public meeting and eight in-depth focus groups in planning a new recreation complex near the Big Dipper Ice Arena. A steering committee, approved by Borough Mayor Bryce Ward, is working with an architect to lay the groundwork for site plans for the facility that will replace the Mary Siah Leisure Center …

Focus groups will meet later this month to provide feedback on recreational opportunities for the Sandy Springs Diversity and Inclusion Task Force. The task force’s recreation subcommittee is partnering with Sandy Springs Together to organize the focus groups that will meet in late March, said task force member Clarissa Sparks. “We are now in the …

Assist in developing the Council’s draft Disability Inclusion Action Plan PEOPLE living with disabilities along with their friends, families, carers and service providers are invited to an online discussion group in early March to help shape the Council’s draft Disability Inclusion Action Plan. The purpose of the focus groups is to talk about moving forward …

For immediate release PETERBOROUGH — The ConVal School Board Strategic Planning Committee invites community members to participate in focus groups to help the ConVal School District develop a new strategic plan. The nine focus groups will gather feedback on the strategies and long-term goals most important to community members. The feedback gathered will help the …

CIRCLEVILLE — The Central Ohio Region Agency on Aging (COAAA) invites older adults and people with disabilities in Pickaway County to participate in one of two upcoming focus groups. These small group conversations will provide residents with the opportunity to share their thoughts on aging in Pickaway County, the services they currently use, and what …

news, local news, People living with disabilities, their friends, families, carers and service providers are invited to join an online discussion group next month to help shape the draft action plan for people’s inclusion with disabilities from the MidCoast Council. The purpose of the focus groups is to talk about the progress of issues the …

Posted on February 23, 2022 People with disabilities and their friends, families, carers and service providers are invited to an online discussion group in early March to help shape the Council’s draft Disability Inclusion Action Plan. The purpose of the focus groups is to talk about moving forward on issues that the community …

(Published February 17, 2022) What is your experience as a senior in Madison County? The Central Ohio Region Agency on Aging (COAAA) invites older adults and people with disabilities in Madison County to participate in one of two upcoming focus groups. These small group conversations will provide residents with the opportunity to share their thoughts …

CLANCY OVERELL | Editor | CONTACT After two whole years of intensive focus groups and market research aimed at softening Scotty From Marketing’s public image, it seems the 2022 pre-election strategy has been to blame the Prime Minister’s wife for every mistake he made. he ever committed. What was meant to be a lighthearted 60-minute …

Many focus group participants still wonder why the current superintendent is not being offered a contract extension. SUMTER, SC — The search for a new Sumter School District superintendent continued Wednesday with focus groups to hear the community’s perspective. It comes after current superintendent Dr. Penelope Martin-Knox announced her decision not to seek a contract …

Pittsboro, NC – Chatham County Schools (CCS) is planning a series of focus groups during the month of February to help lay the groundwork for the district’s new five-year strategic plan, themed One Chatham. A few focus group meetings will be held at the Chatham Ag Center Any member of the community interested in the …

Newswise – Online focus groups are an effective way to collect data while reducing barriers faced by people from low-income and minority groups, say researchers from the University’s Health Sciences Center from Texas to Houston (UTHealth Houston). The study was published in the International Journal of Qualitative Methods. The researchers cited a reduction in required …

The focus groups included less politically engaged Democratic black men in Michigan, younger Democratic black men in Georgia, and younger Democratic black women in Texas. Navigator also released a poll showing President Biden’s approval rating among black Americans has slipped 10 points over the past year to 76%, but among black voters under 35, it …

FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. – Fort Leonard Wood Children and Youth Services will host a series of focus groups next week to help define issues, concerns and mission impacts as they relate to childcare. According to CYS Coordinator Tamara Smith, topics to discuss with focus groups include services provided, priority status and availability, as well …

PONDERAY — Focus groups made up of community members, staff and administrators from the Lake Pend Oreille School District said they want a superintendent candidate to have leadership and teaching experience. Findings from the focus groups were shared by Northwest Leadership Associates with the LPOSD Board of Directors at the January 13 special meeting. Dennis …

The Leon County Board of Children’s Services will host eight focus groups for families and two groups for children to gather information from parents, their children and caregivers to create the needs assessment for the advice. Focus groups will be held with community providers to learn what it is like to raise a family in …

Which political party leader most resembles this puppy? (Public domain image CC0) Animal Questions If this blog post was an animal, what kind of animal would it be? This is the kind of seemingly nonsensical question dear to newsgroup coverage. But it’s worth asking what kind of animal a politician would be, because the answers …

Wichita City Hall. Hey Travis The Wichita Eagle Morale in parts of the Wichita Police Department is at an all-time low, according to comments made by patrol officers in focus groups last fall. And senior police leaders are more concerned with public image and assigning blame than solving problems, according to feedback from focus groups, …

These early moments from the focus groups were a taste of the unexpected, illuminating, and nuanced opinions that surfaced during the discussions, which we posted as edited transcripts (along with video clips). Using roughly the same questions for each group, we saw some of the predictable partisan divisions, but also some overlap: Not only Republicans, …

MELROSE, MA – Registration is open for three dozen community focus groups as part of the city’s next step in its diversity, equity and inclusion audit. Thirty-six virtual focus groups focusing on everything from the race to job tenure in the city will take place in January. You can see the full list below. “I …

OTLEY residents are invited to a climate action group discussion sessions in January to discuss ways to help the city be prosperous and sustainable. The sessions are organized by Otley 2030, following the success of the group’s Connecting a Community survey, and anyone from the local community is welcome to participate. Community Development Officer Andrew …

This article was originally published here Nurses Semin Oncol. December 14, 2021: 151236. doi: 10.1016 / j.soncn.2021.151236. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT OBJECTIVES: Side effects of prolonged use of gonadotropin releasing hormones (GnRH) may lead to treatment nonadherence in men with advanced prostate cancer (PCa). We investigated the contributing reasons for non-adherence to GnRH agonists …

Students lead the charge when it comes to improving equity, diversity and inclusion within the Carleton University home community. Peer-led focus groups for BIPOC and LGBTQ2s + students on campus were held throughout November in the Leeds Residence building on campus. They aimed to open a dialogue for marginalized students to offer their perspective on …