Author Archives: Karen Morgan

Research employers, stop looking for a unicorn

Editor’s note: Karen Morgan is president of Morgan Search, a Santa Monica, Calif., recruitment firm specializing in the marketing research industry. There’s frustration all around when it comes to hiring in the marketing research industry and beyond. Companies complain they … Continue reading

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Manage your research career – don’t just focus on “looking for a job”

Editor’s note: Karen Morgan is president of Morgan Search, a Santa Monica, Calif., recruitment firm specializing in the marketing research industry. No one teaches us to manage our careers. Some people are fortunate and seem to just “fall into” opportunities. … Continue reading

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How do you keep your research department happy in a challenging economy?

Editor’s note: Karen Morgan is president of Morgan Search, a Santa Monica, Calif., recruitment firm specializing in the marketing research industry. Working in the realm of recruiting and placing marketing researchers, we have a front-row view of what is happening … Continue reading

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