Creatives and Business is all about helping you build a successful art business, arts or cultural organization or other creative business. I have put together some great resources on this site to help you sell more art, improve membership and attendance, and better manage the business side of things. I invite you to check it out and share with your creative friends. Best of Luck! – Neil McKenzie
This is the third article in a Series on Market Research and Data Mining for Arts and Cultural Organizations. The marketing manager for the local Arts Center is interested in finding out more about the usage habits of its members and visitors and more specifically she is looking to increase participation in the Center’s Special Exhibits. In this article we will explore some tips on designing surveys and preparing the survey for analysis and data mining.
Designing the Survey
This is the second article in a Series on Market Research and Data Mining for Arts and Cultural Organizations. In this article we will explore how much data (or completed surveys in this case) we will need to conduct robust analyses whose results we can have confidence in. We will need enough responses to perform a traditional market research analysis as well as ensure we have enough data to conduct data mining and predictive analytics. Luckily we should be able to accomplish both goals with the same data set.